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Electrical Engineer - Software Systems - 25437

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/03/2014
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The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
Technically proficient, is responsible for specifying and delivering technical solutions in line with industry requirements for worldwide navigation system applications.
Ownership of Navigation feature, including integration of Traffic & navigation related connected services from concept to delivery, including satisfying cross-functional dependencies across other departments, and ensuring delivery of validated hardware or software (at a system level) into the manufacturing process.
Defining and driving workstreams within the Infotainment (internal & supplier partner) teams in order to enable effective, efficient and pro-active team working in the delivery of next generation infotainment navigation solution according to programme needs.
Technically interface with supplier(s) in the delivery of the above systems to the milestones described, including technical issues resolution

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Excellent Knowledge of Automotive navigation systems
Experienced in software developement & integration methodologies
Creation & management of technical specifications, DVPs, DVMs etc.
Ability to manage of multiple supplier partners
Strong analytical & problem solving skills & resolve complex hardware/software inter-related issues.
Good communication skills (role will involve interfacing to external suppliers, off-shore resources as well as internally with variety of business functions, supporting project reviews & ability to report out status)
Highly motivated, driven & able to deliver to tight timescales.
Proven track record of development & delivery of distributed navigation solutions
Experienced in Automotive IVI software & system design
Working with a team of multi-disciplined engineers / supplier partners responsible for developing NGI navigation software architecture
Managing the software development of IVI applications on a Linux based infotainment system

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