Infotainment Application Engineer (Automotive)

RLE International Product Development lt
£36.98 per hour limited company (DOE)
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
RLE International is working on behalf of their Essex based Automotive OEM Client, whom are currently looking for an experienced Infotainment Application Engineer to join their expanding team

Our client offers a wide range of unique opportunities available to suit some of the best people and brightest minds in the automotive industry.

So, if you're looking for a key role in shaping the future of the car industry, they have the stage and the tools necessary for you to make it happen.

Infotainment Application Engineer

Working in the Electrical Engineering department on current and future models of the Commercial vehicle lines market leaders in the UK for over 25 years.

The Infotainment section of the Upper Body Electronics (UBE) team has responsibility for applying a large number of electronic systems and components to vehicles.

The job involves a mix of process and administration work in the early program phases, relating to supplier selection, sourcing, management of data including cost and CAD, and requires working with purchase/buyers, finance, marketing, and other engineering teams to deliver to various program milestones.

This then evolves to more engineering-focused delivery covering quality, component, system and vehicle testing; finally resulting in successful engineering sign-off and launch in the manufacturing plants around the globe.

Specific tasks include:

Generate Engineering Statements of Work, Requests for Quotation, Engineering Concepts Lead Team of 4 mtgs with cost estimating team, finance, purchase, engineering Manage Design Verification System ASAP Complete Failure Mode Analysis for specified components WERS releasing AVBOM 5D/8D generation Health-chart management (program milestones) Conduct PMST mtgs with suppliers Work/engage with other PMTs to align on design at respective milestones Meet deliverables in-line with GPDS Travel/ on-site support at vehicle assembly plant(s) as required Support current production vehicle quality issues and engineering changes, especially on a global basis.

Skills Required:

Demonstrated excellent Project Management / Co-ordination skills.

Good Interpersonal and Communication Skills.

Knowledge of component development (including software development), control and tracking processes Problem and issue analysis Experience of CAN tools including CANalyser, CANoe, and/or CANDB++

Able to run autonomously with minimal supervisory intervention

Actively drive issue resolution to conclusion.

Skills Preferred:

Experience of Vehicle Electrical Network Systems Experience of Product Development processes including GPDS. Experience of engineering processes and tools e.g. eFDVS, FTEP, FMEA, 8D, FMEA, FIP.

Experience Required:

Proven track record that demonstrates ability to get up to speed in short time.

Experience Preferred:

Demonstrated experience in automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems.

Education Required:

HND/HNC in Engineering, Electrical preferred.

Education Preferred:

Engineering Degree, Electrical preferred.

Additional Information :

Occasional travel

Hours: 37.5 per week

Duration: This position is signed off until 31st December 2017, with a view to extend a further 12 months

Application: Please only apply if you can demonstrate you have the skills to fulfill this position and have no travel restrictions.

Eligibility: Due to working on behalf of our Client, unfortunately if you require sponsorship to work in the UK, my client cannot offer sponsorship, and your application will be automatically declined.