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  • Job reference: RMS0157217

Project Engineer - Electrical - 28881

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 24/08/2015
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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:
Leading a team of highly skilled Engineers, you'll oversee and take part in the delivery of the sensors and actuators, key to new features within the Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). You'll support sub-teams responsible for specific aspects of the sensors and actuators, ultrasonic, cameras and radars - working to resolve technical issues, and ensuring the timely delivery of high quality components. This extremely complex area of our engineering programme will call for a significant level of communication with various specialist engineering system teams. You'll also be expected to liaise with suppliers to ensure all targets are met and technical issues resolved quickly. Working across all of our Vehicle Programmes, the ADAS Sensors and Actuators Team Leader will: - Liaise with our key suppliers to understand the deliverables and timing for all of the components - Work with the ADAS Module Teams to understand each Programme Requirement and ensure that all deliverables are met at Programme Gateways - Ensure all Technical aspects of the sensors and actuators have been considered in the design, definition, development and test stages of the Projects - Structure plans for the ADAS Sensors and Actuators Team, to cover the design, development and test phases for each component - Monitor and give status across all of the projects. - Manage all issues arising during the project - Liaise with other teams (Engineering, Manufacturing, Test & Validation etc.) to resolve issues and get resources in place - Work within the key processes e.g. Grade, DFMEA, AIMS, Gateways, Device Transmittals.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Leadership & teamwork. Detailed understanding of electronic components - specification, development and validation. Ability to plan and deliver project work accurately under pressure. Target setting and delivery Structured problem solving Excellent IT skills. Several years working with electronic systems in design/development/validation. Delivery of Electronic components. Leadership of a team of Engineers Gateway based programme delivery. Degree or equivalent in electrical/electronic engineering.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Knowledge of ultrasonic, cameras and radar systems. Several years working in Automotive Engineering projects Liaising with suppliers.
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