Electrical / Electronics Engineer (Vehicle electrics)

3 days left

Recruiter
Resource Group
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£33000 - £37000/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Electrical / Electronics Engineer (Vehicle electrics)
Salary: £33000 - £37000 pa
Location: Birmingham

THE COMPANY

A long established engineering company producing HVAC systems for vehicles is looking for an Electrical / Electronics Engineer with knowledge of vehicle electrics. Standard working hours are 8:00-17:00 Monday to Thursday, 8:00-15:00 Friday.

JOB OVERVIEW

•You will be visiting customers' premises to discuss new products or review installation work, involving principally vehicle cooling systems, but also air conditioning systems, heating and ventilation systems.
•You will also get involved with pressure test rigs where many tests are carried out, at external vehicle testing centres.
•UK travel is involved and foreign travel will be involved after training.
•You will work with colleagues and customers to ensure products and processes are to the best standards and liaise with all departments and customers on prompt resolution of all electrical and electronic development issues.

KEY SKILLS SUMMARY

•Qualified Electrical / Electronics Engineer with some hands on experience
•Knowledge of electrical architecture
•Knowledge of vehicle electrics including CAN and engine management systems preferred
•A well rounded understanding of electrical and electronics theory
•Ability to read and interpret basic electrical schematics and wiring diagrams
•Good hands-on ability for wiring harness prototyping, prototype PCB assembly (both through hole and surface mount), electrical box build
•Understanding of embedded software for 8 bit and 32 bit architectures
•Understanding of the use and application of 3 phase power (up to 400V and 5kW) and high voltage DC power up to (800V and 10kW)
•Basic ability in an CAE package for simulation, schematic capture and PCB layout
•An appreciation of the dangers of, and safe practices in working with high voltages
•Refined communication skills
•IT proficient
•Capable of working on site (UK or abroad) UK based with possible overseas travel

QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE

•Degree in an Electrical or Electronics Engineering discipline
•Basic knowledge of 3D modelling with capability for further training on Solid Works
•Confidence with electrical architecture, CAN and engine management systems ideal
•Must be a good communicator both written and verbally
•Driver's license essential maximum 6 points
•Basic mechanical knowledge

TO APPLY

Please contact Toby Richardson at Resource Group either by telephone: (Apply online only) or email: (url removed)
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