Electrical Engineering & Systems – Vehicle Electronics & Hybrids – Automotive Engineering
Our clients are looking for good engineers and managers, skilled at developing and managing projects and their timing – the contract duration is long term – and our experience, so far, is that contracts are being extended on a rolling basis for good engineers as well as there being opportunities for contractors to be taken on full time.
Applicants from outside the EU cannot be considered unless immediate proof of current Visa and Work Permits can be supplied with your application.
You will be working on both new and existing projects associated with the development of luxury vehicles, 4×4’s, & Hybrid Vehicles.
You may have gained similar Engineering experience within Passenger Aircraft, Aerospace, Leisure Marine Craft and Passenger Rail Rolling Stock.
Ideally this position would suit an Engineer with experience gained at one of the important transportation manufacturers – Jaguar, Land Rover, BMW, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Honda, Toyota, Bombardier, Alstrom, BEA Systems, Westland, Airbus or their various component suppliers.
As an electrical engineer you will be taking charge of a project and, after its design and development and testing, you will be bringing the components or system into production following concept, through development, vetting suppliers, appointing suppliers and monitoring the suppliers work from order placement through to delivery of the components or systems delivered. You will be buying off the technical performance and quality of system / product, in line with the original specifications laid down. To do this you will be enlisting the assistance of other in-house departments such as Quality, Design, Development, Manufacturing Engineering and Procurement. So your ability to work well with other people is essential
Working Knowledge of one of the following would be useful:-
Latest Electronic Vehicle Systems, Hybrid Vehicle Systems & Development, Vehicle control systems, Infotainment, Feedback Systems, EMS – Engine management Systems, Motors, Sensors, Actuators, Converters, High Performance Batteries, HMI, Wiring Harnessing, Instrumentation, Testing, Detectors, Electronics Software and Systems, Lighting, Calibration, Drive by Wire, Driverless Controls, Communications, Advanced Driver Assistance Systems
Helpful to have a working knowledge of one of the Ford / Jaguar / Land Rover project delivery processes such GPDS / FPDS / PPAP.
Working knowledge of change management processes AIMS, WERS, PACN FPDS, GPDS, also.
Possibly knowledge of quality tools EFDVS, DFMEA, APQP and DVP, PNR & specialist subjects like CAN, INCA, CANalizer, MOST and LIN bus – CAE / Matlab / Simulink / ADAMS, FMEA, FEA & CATIA V5, IT & software and so on.