Job: Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Electrical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warwickshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits plus relocation support available
Start Date: 2017-06-07
Contact Name: Kirsty McKinnon
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

A global manufacturer headquartered in the west midlands experiencing ongoing growth in demand for their vehicles is seeking a senior electrical design engineer to join them as they continue to win new business and increase their investment in new vehicle development and launch.

This is a great opportunity to join an established global business, a leader in their sector with a large design and manufacturing presence here in the UK.  They are offering a varied role where you will work on a range of NPD projects as part of a large in-house R&D team.

Joining a department that has increased their development investment this year from £2 million to £4 million with projects focused on everything from improved vehicle efficiency, performance and safety to increasing their vehicle range this is an autonomous role with the opportunity to work on full lifecycle design.

Key responsibilities will include:

-          The design and introduction of electrical distribution system (EDS) software and hardware required for vehicles

-          Electrical schematic and wiring harness design

-          Electrical harness routing

-          Vehicle electrical trouble shooting and root cause analysis

-          Handling supplier queries and supporting prototype builds

-          Contribute to electrical engineering strategy for system and sub-system development

-          Software, harness, component and subsystem validation and approval

To fulfil this role the client seeks the following skills:

-          Vehicle or related product electrical system design experience

-          Proficient in use of electrical CAD system i.e. Vesys, Zuken, AutoCAD electrical etc.

-          Knowledge of CAN-Bus

-          Degree qualified in electrical or electronic engineering or ability to demonstrate this level of skill through HND/HND + experience

-          5 years + industry experience

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