Ricardo B.

Project engineer & suspension specialist with 12+ years in Automotive companies

United Kingdom
English, Portuguese, Spanish; Castilian

Experient Automotive Product Engineering development, currently working for Lotus Cars as Chassis and Propulsion Unit Project Leader of Evija, first Lotus EV. Previous experiences in Air Suspension Ti...see more

  • Automotive
  • Program and Project Management
  • Engineering
  • C-Level & Leadership

450

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Project Leader - Chassis and Propulsion

Group Lotus
1 year
Current position
Jul 2021 - Present
Lotus cars are rightly regarded as being the benchmark for handling. Colin Chapman always believed that a driver wants feedback and control, instant response, precision and agility, the...see more

Senior Engineer Air Suspension

Firestone Industrial Products
8 months
Nov 2020 - Jul 2021
Firestone Industrial Products Company, LLC, specializes in air spring manufacturing and technology with a history of more than 85 years of research and development on technologically ad...see more

Vehicle Line Principal Engineer Chassis and Veh Tech

McLaren Automotive Ltd
2 years
Feb 2019 - Oct 2020
McLaren Automotive is entering a new era as it seeks to expand and build on its expertise. To succeed is about more than technology, it is about people.

Module Leader - Suspension Systems Tuning

Jaguar Land Rover
4 months
Oct 2018 - Feb 2019
Jaguar Land Rover Automotive PLC is the holding company of Jaguar Land Rover Limited, and is a British multinational automobile manufacturer which produces luxury vehicles and sport uti...see more

Senior Engineer - Dampers

Jaguar Land Rover
4 years
Jan 2015 - Oct 2018
Jaguar Land Rover Automotive PLC is the holding company of Jaguar Land Rover Limited, and is a British multinational automobile manufacturer which produces luxury vehicles and sport uti...see more

Project Engineer - Suspensions

Honda R&D Europe
1 year
Sep 2013 - Dec 2014
Honda Motor is a Japanese public multinational conglomerate manufacturer of automobiles, motorcycles, and power equipment, headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

CAE Engineer - Vehicle Dynamics and Durability

General Motors
3 years
Nov 2010 - Aug 2013
The General Motors Company is an American multinational automotive manufacturing company headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

Design Engineer - Chassis

General Motors
4 years
Sep 2006 - Nov 2010
The General Motors Company is an American multinational automotive manufacturing company headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Automotive

Role experience

  • Program and Project Management
  • Engineering
  • C-Level & Leadership

Expertise

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Vehicle Dynamics
  • CAE
  • Engineering