Harness Design Engineer

Recruiter
RLE International Product Development lt
Location
Bedford
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
16 May 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

RLE International is working on behalf of their Automotive OEM Client, who is currently looking for a Harness Design Engineer role.

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.

Mission and Main Objectives


To successfully deliver vehicle projects to market, design & development of electrical and electronic systems to Design standards. This will include the creation of specifications, management of suppliers and implementation to our production plants Globally.

Main Tasks & Responsibilities

Development of vehicle harnesses and other electrical components to design/test standards.

Managing Tier 1 suppliers to deliver products to QCT. (Quality, Cost, Timing)

  • Managing in house and supplier validation of components

Countermeasure determination with Test groups.

Status reporting to management

To observe and work within Health and Safety requirements at all times.

Background and Experience

Having a broad length of experience working in an OEM for harness development. Including completing a minimum of one vehicle development.

Understand electrical theory and the operation of vehicle electrical systems.

Electrical system circuit design experience.

Harness layout experience.

Application experience (design & issue of parts within OEM release/BOM system to meet vehicle specifications).

Strong project management skills.

Have good communication skills.

Be able to travel abroad, typically a few days to 2 weeks, but on rare occasions could be longer.

Competent with PC applications. MS office etc.

Self motivating and self managing. Pro-active. Positive. Energetic personality and flexible regarding working practice and working hours.

Additionally the following may be an advantage.

Knowledge of 3D CAD tools

Familiarity with electrical architecture or other similar automotive architecture

Knowledge of harness, plastic part & metal bracket manufacture to manage Tier 1 supplier.

If you have any of the above knowledge and experience, and are interested in hearing more about the opportunities, please apply now.

Hours: 39 pw

Rate: £30 - £35 per hour limited company rate

Eligibility: Due to working on behalf of our Client, unfortunately if you require sponsorship for a visa to work in the UK your application will be automatically declined. These are long term rolling contracts.


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/960530913

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