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  • Job reference: RMS0173691

Project Engineer - Electrical - 31603

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 10/01/2017
  • Duration: ongoing
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (16/02/17)
This vacancy has now expired.

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:
Position Description:
Working within a team of highly skilled Engineers, you¿ll take part in the delivery of Quality Projects for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and Chassis Electronics. You¿ll lead sub-teams responsible for specific aspects of the electronics and sensors ¿ eg ultrasonics, cameras, radars, pressure sensors. You will be expected to liaise with suppliers to ensure all Quality targets are met and technical issues resolved quickly. The quality engineer's job is to identify, define and fix problems and improve quality at each model year by ensuring that similar issues do not re-occur in future designs. Candidate must demonstrate ability and experience in the following areas: Structured problem solving, analysing complex field quality data, leading projects, made up of teams from Product Engineering, Suppliers, Manufacturing and Service, using 8D and 6 sigma approaches, monitoring the effectiveness of the fixes using the field data, use of key Quality processes - DFMEA, DMAIC, 8D, Lessons Learnt

Skills Required:
3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED
1. Use of Problem Solving techniques and processes, using acquired data, within Engineering teams
2. Detailed understanding of automotive electronic systems, including fault code analysis 3 Ability to plan and deliver project work accurately under pressure.
Excellent IT skills including crucially analysing data using Excel

Experience Required:
proven EXPERIENCE Engineering electronic systems in design/development/validation Delivery of Electronic components Demonstrate ability and experience of problem solving, within Engineering teams Data analysis and using the data to drive projects Use of key Quality tools Liaising with suppliers, manufacturing and other Engineering areas"

Experience Preferred:
Proven experience working in Automotive Engineering projects Delivery of ADAS projects Engineering Degree in Electrical/Electronics"

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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