Component Engineer - 32551 - up to 1902/hr Electrical Eng

Jonathan Lee Recruitment Product Eng
£0.00 - £19.02 p hour
01 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Component Engineer - 32551 - up to £19.02/hr Ltd Co

A Component Engineer is required to work for a prestigious leading automotive OEM based in the Heart of the Midlands. The position will be a long term contract role based in Gaydon, Warwickshire. Our client requires someone with passion and drive to join their team. This is a great opportunity for an engineer with the right skills and approach to come and work in a fast paced, exciting environment and have a positive impact on our Customers experience.


As Component Engineer for wireless Headphones and Microphones, candidate would be responsible for the development and delivery of new components for all future vehicles. Responsibility will be primarily HW and project delivery focused, with responsibility for overseeing supplier delivery.

The role will involve working alongside Amplifier and Speakers Team Leads and SW Engineers to manage the Tier 1 supplier through the design and development process. The successful candidate will lead the management of HW related processes such as GRADE (HW design checklist) and DTs (harness connection information), as well as managing integration into the vehicle via packaging and other supporting functions and managing all issues through AIMS, eTrackers and CQs.

The candidate will be responsible for ensuring that specifications are translated into test requirements and that the supplier adheres to these, as well as authoring updated or new specifications. The candidate will be responsible for running a weekly reviews with the supplier and escalating any issues to the Amplifier Team Leader or the Reporting to Manager if they cannot be resolved at their level.

In addition to seeing the first application into production, the candidate will also be responsible for managing the HW into other vehicle lines, working with programme teams and vehicle packaging to ensure robust reapplication.


To apply for this position you should have the following:

- Electronic HW development experience
- Good understanding of acoustics
- Infotainment knowledge Component Engineer

Other experience includes:

- Infotainment/Electronic HW development experience
- Complex electrical project experience
Knowledge of Bluetooth technology would be an advantage

Education Required

- Engineering Degree or Relevant Experience


In return for your experience offer:

- Hourly rate of up to £19.02 Ltd
- Long term contract initially until March 2018 with potential to be renewed yearly
- Experience working with a leading automotive OEM

If you are interested Please APPLY NOW

Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.

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