Track record

In previous assignments Job has been responsible for various parts, systems, projects, full vehicle development programs and more. Some of the highlights of recent years are:

  • INEOS Automotive Grenadier [Ultimate 4x4] // Complete Vehicle Engineering Lead
  • INEOS Automotive Grenadier [Ultimate 4x4] // Engineering Project Lead
  • Fung Performance Motor // Program Manager
    • High-performance sports car development program
    • Program Manager of full vehicle development for sports cars design & development program
    • Single Point of Contact for end-customer
    • Full program management
    • Lead of Project Management team
    • Development of Product Development Process (Gate driven process)
    • Definition, control and management of budget, timing, quality & scope
    • Supplier sourcing and RFQ process lead
    • Main project contact for strategic suppliers
    • And in parallel....;
  • Fung Performance Motor // Chief Engineer & Vehicle Architect for full vehicle high-performance sports car design & development program
    • Vehicle architecture, targets & product definition
    • Concept development lead (incl. VTS, SSTS and requirements management)
    • Detail (series) development lead (incl. CAE)
    • Validation (DVP) planning
    • Homologation planning (ECE SSTA, GCC & China)
    • Lead of engineering team (~53 FTE – 3 EU locations)
    • Main contact to strategical suppliers

  • Panoz / Green4U WEC Le Mans BEV race project managent
    • Project management for WEC / 24hrs of Le Mans Battery Electric vehicle (BEV) racing project
    • Definition of work packages, timing schedule and project documentation
    • Suppliers sourcing, selection, negotiation, nomination and management
    • EU Suppliers Technical liaison and PM contact

  • NextGen Panoz Avezzano program development
    • Executive consulting for Panoz LLC (strategic, business, technical)
    • Development of NextGen Avezzano program
      • Product definition, sales and development strategy
      • Business case development (BOM, Cost, Risks, cash flow, liquidity, financing needs)
      • Development of project plan and timing plan
      • Development partners research

  • UAZ Patriot VIP AT
    • Program management and technical lead for AWD powertrain conversion program
    • Single Point of Contact for end-customer (Russian OEM)
    • Requirements management
    • Management of engineering, design, prototyping, testing and validation process
    • Lead of engineering team
    • E/E engineering
  • Lucid Air air suspension
    • Full project management of air suspension ED&T (Engineering, Development & Testing) program for a major international Tier1 air suspension supplier (Vibracoustic)
    • Development of highly innovative and high-performance air suspension system for a US-based BEV (Battery Electric Vehicle) OEM - Lucid Motors
    • Management of Design & Development team
    • Single point of contact for OEM customer
    • Overseeing the complete program from offer to SOP

  • Spyker B6 Venator Coupe & Convertible
    • End responsible & full Coordination of design, development & build of Spyker B6 Venator 2013 Geneva Auto Salon concept car
    • Pre-development of series Spyker B6 Venator (lead in all program, project and technical aspects)
      • Vehicle architecture definition & specification
      • Engineering & manufacturing strategy development
      • RFQ process
      • Strategic supplier and development partners selection & nomination
      • Make/buy strategy
      • Contract negotiations with 1st tier project partners (scope, timing, cost, conditions)
      • Definition of:
        • Product Development Process (product specific)
        • Business case
        • Planning
        • Budget, cashflow and funding requirements
        • Project structure
      • Feasibility study 


  •  Chief of Product Development & Engineering at Spyker Cars
    • Technical, program and team responsible for all Spyker ED&T activities
    • Development & implementation of Product Development System (methodology, IT-systems; full implementation)
    • Development & Implementation of Configuration and Change Management (methodology, IT-systems; full implementation)


  • Spyker C8 Aileron at Spyker Cars
    • Lead Engineer on whole vehicle development program 
      • Vehicle architecture
      • VTS, SSTS, technical solutions and specifications
      • Tooling, suppliers, make/buy, cost & time management
    • Technical liaison for main vehicle development partner (stationed locally at the partner in the UK)
    • System ownership of complete powertrain
      • System design, development, validation and homologation (US CARB LEV2, US EPA T2b5, EU5)
      • Full powertrain integration
      • Management of development partners and suppliers
      • Project management (scope, cost, time, quality)
      • Responsible for system from idea to post series production and after sales


  • Boxer armored military vehicle at Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles
    • Technical project lead of Command Post mission module
      • Head of development and validation team
      • Design, development, validation and qualification
      • Project management (time, cost, scope and quality)
      • Management of development partners and suppliers
    • Project Manager & Head of launch team
      • Preparation and setup of vehicle (manufacturing) launch team
      • Manage final design to production transfer
      • Arrange / coordinate supply chain, incl. QA and parts availability
      • Coordination and control of pre-series production
      • Ensure vehicle acceptance by customer (Dutch Military)
      • Representation of program management at detail level

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