Braking Systems Lead Engineer

UK · Full-time · Senior

About The Position

REE is revolutionizing e-Mobility from the ground-up. Our disruptive REE-corners and fully flat, ultra-modular EV platforms are set to become the standard for electric vehicles. Providing complete design freedom to build mission specific EVs, EVs ‘Powered by REE’ will provide maximum room for passengers, cargo and batteries with the smallest footprint and help reduce carbon emissions for a greener world.

We are currently looking for an experienced Braking Systems Lead Engineer to support REE’s rapid growth.


Responsible for the delivery of a REE braking systems, which meet program-specific targets including functional performance, quality, cost and timing

Develop and monitoring technical targets for integrating design, CAE, development, legal and performance criteria. 

Responsible for population and maintenance for braking systems BOM’s in PLM, and content. 

Owns mechanical inputs into braking system specifications. 

Responsible for braking system DFMEA. 

Provides input into mechanical DVP requirements. 

Responsible for technical Interface to braking system suppliers, surrounding systems/aggregates owners including packaging. 

To provide support to other aggregates in the business to achieve release deadlines. 

Identify opportunities to reduce complexity, cost and weight. 


Qualifications & Requirements:

Degree qualified in Engineering, Science or related discipline

Senior level experience of working in a complex engineering environment

Have proven experience of developing and delivery of braking system from concept to production within an OEM or tier 1 organization. 

Experience of brake by wire systems an advantage. 

Possess good understanding of braking system attributes, service implications, and manufacturing and assembly requirements. 

A good knowledge of rig validation methods and vehicle structural testing is an advantage. 

Understand what influence braking system design has upon the overall dynamic behaviour of the vehicle. 

Have a good all-round engineering knowledge, i.e., material selection, tolerancing, FEA analysis, component manufacturing processes, quality control, etc.  

Project planning, DFMEA, DFA, DFM experience

Managing workload in a fast-paced environment with potential for changing priorities.

Working experience of Microsoft Office products including SharePoint, Excel and Word

Be a team player with the ability to work alongside talented colleagues as part of a driven and dedicated team

PLEASE NOTE: REE does not provide Work Permits or Sponsorships.

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