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  • Job reference: RMS0161499

Electrical Systems Engineers - Powertrain - 29136

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Whitley
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 06/11/2015
  • Time left:
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    (02/12/15)
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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:
System engineer for embedded real-time Driveline Control units used in both products. The position is part of a team developing driveline systems for future products. The specific responsibilities of the role include:
a) Managing the interface between the module and vehicle
b) Developing and maintaining functional and technical requirements for the driveline systems
c) Developing and maintaining test cases and test procedures to validate requirements
d) Developing and maintaining end of line test procedures
e) Developing and maintaining Failure Mode Effect Analysis documentation
f) Supporting EMC testing
g) Supporting electronics design reviews
h) Supporting environmental vehicle testing
i) Vehicle and Hardware-in-the-loop testing in the UK and overseas
j) Supporting Solihull Plant related issues on the existing transfer case control.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Good electronics background Proven record of on time project delivery of embedded control systems.
Proven capability of software & hardware specification, validation & engineering sign-off.
Good problem solving techniques and skills, including experience of fault finding/system & de-bugging.
Good communication and presentation skills
Good PC/IT skills
Happy working as part of a team or in individual projects
Valid UK driving license

Working knowledge of vehicle communication tools and INCA/CANalyser or similar development tools.
Experience of Control unit testing, development & diagnostics.
Experience of Control unit functional requirements specification.
Knowledge of system engineering approaches (V lifecycle).
Would consider (at a lower bid rate) a highly motivated, enthusiastic & reliable recent graduate with a sound educational background in a relevant subject & a strong interest in the automotive industry.

Relevant qualifications in Electronics, Control Systems

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Knowledge of ISO26262
Good knowledge of vehicle dynamics
Knowledge of OEM/major supplier project delivery processes
Some knowledge of Automotive Quality processes
Some knowledge of automotive functional safety (ISO26262)
Some experience in customer data analysis
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