Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0149147

Electrical Systems Engineer- 27390

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 14/10/2014
This vacancy has now expired.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?
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:
Infotainment Head Units Project Engineer. Working within the Electrical Departments as part of the Next Generation Infotainment (NGI) team, responsible for delivering complex integrated infotainment systems to new vehicle programmes. The NGI head units are at the heart of the infotainment system. They interface with a signifciant number of other vehicle systems to deliver the required infotainment experience. This includes antennas for FM, DAB,, TV, GPS, bluetooth and WiFi connectivity plus a number of high speed data links including APIX2, USB3 and BroadR-Reach ethernet. The sucessful candidiate will be responsible for satisfying cross-functional dependencies across other departments, and ensuring delivery of validated hardware at a system level. Defining and driving workstreams within the Infotainment hardware commodity team in order to enable effective, efficient and pro-active team working. according to programme needs. Responsible for delivering Infotainment core commodity gateway deliverables for applicable programmes and Infotainment core development to the requied timeline and quality, including technical issues resolution and Manufacturing/Service requirements."

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
"Previous experience in working in design/development in an engineering discipline delivering an Engineering commodity to a fixed timeline and budget.
Project management experience - ability to develop a plan, execute and keep on track.

* Ability to deliver complex Engineering System commodities to a set timeframe.
* Strong communication skills - ability to work as part of a small team and interface with multiple cross functional teams and departments.
* Educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant Engineering discipline.
* Ability to generate and understand Engineering Specifications.
* Motivated self-starter, able to act on own initiative in order to determine business & project priorities and plan & act accordingly.
* An ability to solve problems of a complex nature with a vision to anticipate issues before they arise.
* A full driving licence valid for the UK.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Understanding of the Engineering Design Process (V-diagram) Experience of Engineering Quality toolsets and processes - FMEA, Interface Analysis, Boundary Diagrams, 6-Sigma etc. "

* Knowledge of automotive Infotainment systems.
* Experience of specifying/verifying automotive electrical commodities.
* Knowledge of toolsets and processes - GPDS, eFDVS, RMDV, AIMS, WERS Knowledge of High Speed data links - APIX2, USB3, BroadR-Reach
* Qualification in an Electrical/Electronic or Software Engineering discipline
* Knowledge of ECU Diagnostics - Diagnostic protocols, routines and DTCs"
Similar jobs
Louise Mellor
Senior Lead- Infotainment Innovation Location Norwich, Norfolk Duration permanent The Role: Our client is a highly-reputable designer and...
Worapachara Sribuathep Sribuathep
Power Distribution Engineer Location Home Based Duration 2 month Key responsibilities (describe key responsibilities in...
Gemma Cummings
Technical Administrator - Electrical Location Crewe, Cheshire Duration on-going The Role: Raising and progressing engineering changes (AEKO...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.