Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0151167

Engineer- Hybrid Batteries

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Crewe
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 06/02/2015
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (23/02/15)
This vacancy has now expired.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?
The Company:
Is a leading Automotive manufacturer with a reputation for outstanding quality the world over. With demand increasing and an upturn in production, there is a need to bring further skills into the business to deliver on current and future projects.

The Role:
Main Goals and Objectives
- Deliver PHEV Batteries and associated Functions to meet the requirements specified in the Product Description Book and Targets Catalogue
- Responsible for the specification, test and validation plan to achieve cost, weight, timing and quality targets for the project.
- Achieve engineering sign off for systems and components in area responsibility

Key Responsibilities
1. Support and lead Design Development
- Take the lead in design and development of technology in area of responsibility.
- Advanced ability to capture and specify the design requirements in area of responsibility.
- Lead Engineering test & validation planning and sign off for systems and components in area of responsibility
- Lead Engineering release and change management process.

2. Delivery of Projects
- Responsible for planning and managing project related activities on a throughout a complete project development.
- Reporting of project status for area of responsibility in cross functional and project teams.
- Advanced of cross functional working with other areas of the business.
- Lead an initiate working with suppliers for progressing project deliverables.
- Basic financial awareness of their role in the organisation.
- Knowledge of cost of parts and systems with an understanding of value engineering.

3. Problem Solving
- Ability to solve Highly complex Engineering and design related problems.
- Analysis and management of multiple design related issues to identify the root cause.
- Collect data, manage data and analyse data to produce reports as appropriate and progress design guidelines.

4. Developing and maintaining Specialist Knowledge
- Responsible for keeping the functional area up-to-date with technology in area of responsibility.
- Capture learning from previous experience
- Work with group partners to influence development of modules group specific requirements

5. Ability to work within team
- Able to work effectively in the cross functional team.
- Lead contribution in delivering team objectives.
- Specific Information for role
- Responsible for Validation test and sign off of Hybrid battery systems in conjunction with other engineering departments

Qualifications
- Higher Engineering Degree or equivalent
- Membership of relevant professional intuition and Chartered Engineer status preferable

Skills & Experience
- Ability to communicate at various levels across the company in different forums
- Design and development skills
- Ability to influence colleagues within your area of responsibility
- Experience in the delivery of high voltage electrical/electronics systems in the automotive environment
- Ability to solve problems
- Understanding of Health & Safety and capability to complete risk assessment in own area
- Practical & Technical Knowledge
- Significant advanced knowledge of : Design and development and measurement. Engineering drawings:
- Ability to use industry standard Software Development and Validation tools (e.g Vector CANoe)
- Understanding of the future direction within the field of Hybrid electronics
- Understanding of functional & System development encompassing V-Model
- Understanding of Product Emergence (PEP)Understanding of Functional Safety & its application with Hybrid components
- Awareness of operating requirements and safety of working with high voltage components
- German language preferable
Similar jobs
David Hogan
Senior Electrical Integration Engineer Location Oxford, Oxfordshire Duration permanent The Role: Role Purpose: Integrate customer...
Diane Jones
Project Engineer - UCDI (Electrical Division) Location West Midlands Duration on going Position Title: Project Engineer Division: Electrical...
David Hogan
Creative Electrical Design Engineer Location London Duration permanent The Role: Responsibilities: * Responsible for the design...

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.com
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.