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Electrical Distribution System Lead Engineer (DR074)
Job Title: Electrical Distribution System Lead Engineer
Job Type: Contract (48 weeks, 40 hours per week)
Location: Warwick University
Consultant: Alex Townsend
The client is the largest automotive manufacturing business in the United Kingdom which produces premium all-terrain vehicles and premier luxury sports saloon vehicles. All the cars are engineered in the UK and the client has large ambitions for growth.
Lead a mixed team of skilled OEM and Supplier Engineers for the design, development and delivery of EDS, including prototype build support and plant launch. Responsible for commodity interface to external teams including Electrical and other CoC¿s (Body, Powertrain, Trim etc) Marketing Sales and Service (MS&S), Manufacturing Parts and Logistics (MP&L), Prototype and Production Operations, Program Office etc. Organised and able to influence. Present technical issues/status and work within a team of Engineers. Understand complex Bill of Materials and vehicle Electrical circuits. Project Management. Able to present at Senior reviews Delivery of the EDS commodity including cost, weight, quality and functional performance. Work to tight deadlines in a high demanding area
Experience And Skills
Self starter able to sustain a high, multitask workload. Combine Engineering with business skills Good communication skills and leadership, with the capability to read and understand circuit diagrams, visualise 3D designs, understand and apply design standards with a good understanding of harness package/design and installation requirements. Must be computer literate, excel, word, powerpoint and easily adapt to company specific systems (previous knowledge in WERS, AIMS, Efdvs/RMDV, ECR¿s would be a benefit but not essential as training can be provided). Ability to work within a team or on your own with exceptional organisation skills and attention to detail. Must have good presentation skills with the ability to clearly communicate to all levels within the company (production line to director level).
Previous work within a multidiscipline Engineering team. Technical problem resolution. A knowledge of System validation processes. Must be computer literate, excel, word, powerpoint and easily adapt to company specific systems (previous knowledge in WERS, AIMS, Efdvs/RMDV, ECR¿s would be a benefit but not essential as training can be provided)
Automotive Engineering design, development and delivery.
Degree in an Engineering or related discipline preferred.
Travel between West Midlands sites will be required. Mainly working at Warwick university & Gaydon with some time based in the prototype and production manufacturing plants. Overseas travel maybe required on occasions
Driving licence valid for use in the UK
Salary / Rate
£22.2 Per Hour Limited Company Rates Negotiable
Education / Level