Circuit Systems and Complexity Engineer

Recruiter
Shorterm Limited
Location
Birmingham
Posted
07 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Circuit Systems and Complexity Engineer
Permanent Role
Location : West Midlands
Salary: Depending on experience

My client is a supplier to some of the best names in the Automotive industry they are currently recruiting for a Circuit Systems and Complexity Engineer to join their ever expanding team.

The Role
*As part of the Circuit team the successful candidate would collect electrical information to set up system schematics, understand and implement customer processes
*Meet customer EDS (Electrical Distribution Systems) specifications in wire dimensioning and fuse selection
*Design of fusing strategy and power distribution
*Prepare mark-up drawings for electrical schematics and engineering change documentation
*Generate and customise design systems interface and output to support ECAD and MCAD process Review customer requirements and develop complexity to meet KSK (Customer specific Harness designs) requirements
*Review system circuit diagrams
*Obtain load current data on the relevant networks within the circuit diagrams
*Calculate wire sizes, voltage drops and fuse blow times on the relevant circuits. Using simulation tools or spreadsheets.
*Generate power and ground circuit diagrams from the circuit information provided.
*Assist EDS engineers in the design of the harnesses.
*Ensure that designs meet design rules as determined by the customer
*Create required KSK modules and harnesses
*Ensure circuit schematics adhere to customer requirements
*Analyse voltage output on relevant circuits using simulation tools
*Prototype and mass production build support
*Working with overseas teams.
*Participate in VA/VE activities
*Participate in benchmarking activity
*Develop new tools to improve working efficiency

The Candidate
*Eligibility to work in the UK
*Automotive experience preferred
*Electrical systems design experience
*Schematics drafting
*Harness Complexity (KSK and non-KSK)
*AIMS, ECRs & WERS Release processes
* Quality and reliability methods (FMEA, 8D)
*Wiring harness CAD knowledge
*Project Management skills
*Qualified to HNC electrical/electronic or equivalent
*Able to use circuit tools
*Knowledge of automotive systems practices
*Knowledge of harness design practices.
*Knowledge of automotive terminology
*Motivated self-starter
*Able to work in a multidisciplinary team.
*Strong communication and negotiating skills.

To discuss further please call our Engineering Specialist Richard Nield on ************ or email your CV to ****************************

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