Senior Chassis Engineer

Electric Vehicle Chassis Platform Lead Engineer

Morris Commercial Ltd,, is a UK-based automotive engineering and manufacturing start-up with innovation as its core value and a vision of creating desirable carbon neutral transport. Morris Commercial set out to revive the historic British Icon, the Morris J Type, with state-of-the-art technology, zero emission, full battery electric and complete newly engineered vehicles with the timeless iconic, original Morris Commercial design, heritage and beautiful British craftsmanship. We are looking for a dynamic and highly motivated individual with extensive experience and a proven track record in vehicle chassis system engineering, preferably in the light commercial vehicle/car sector. The successful candidate must be passionate about cars with a strong belief in the future of electric vehicles.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the vehicle life cycle development through engineering design, prototype build, certification, to Job 1
  • Working within a small engineering team to refine the EV platform system performance particularly working on braking and steering system.
  • Led chassis certification and validation process to meet and optimised the vehicle performance, function, weight and cost requirements.
  • Led and manage the chassis prototype build, testing process.
  • Liaise with suppliers and manage the progress to meet the timing, specification, and engineering requirement.


Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent qualifications
  • Extensive vehicle chassis concept design and engineering design and development to prototype build experience.
  • Automotive design engineering programme and project management experience
  • Broad automotive engineering and manufacturing knowledge
  • Good experience in vehicle system engineering and integration
  • EV skateboard chassis knowledge and experience preferred
  • Composite and alternative materials knowledge preferred
  • Strong problem-solving skills, mindset, and proven record in meeting deadlines
  • Ability to use engineering design software such as Catia and/or equivalent.

Personal attributes:

  • Professional, credible, and responsible
  • Demonstrates great drive to achieve outstanding results
  • Resilient and adaptable
  • Passionate about the environment and believing in the electric revolution of the automotive industry
  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends as required
  • Willing to travel and attend meetings and suppliers in the UK and overseas
  • Able to maintain highest level of confidentiality in all aspect of work



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