Switchgear System Engineer - 32375 - up to £28.10 per hr Ltd

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment - Product Eng
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£22.00 - 28.10 per hour
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Switchgear System 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. A Switchgear System Engineer is a key member of the User Interface Team, responsible for the on time, on quality and on cost delivery of components onto new carlines and model years in accordance with company and Switchgear specific development processes. Switchgear System Engineer - 3 ESSENTIAL KEY SKILLS REQUIRED

- Demonstrable technical delivery experience, hardware and software in the automotive industry
- Good Project Management skills
- Able to communicate confidently at all levels within the business and the supply base

Switchgear System Engineer - Experience Required

- Write, interpret and apply Detailed Component Engineering Specifications
- Ensure that all targets and requirements are met
- Complete RFQ"S, Design Enquiries to obtain feasibility, costs and timing for modifications and engage with Programme and Design teams to agree requirements and deliverables
- Produce and manage timing plans to support successful delivery for to PCDS deliverable requirements
- Coordinate and manage suppliers on design and delivery
- Raise and manage engineering releases
- Support all builds, virtual and real (including labcar and rigs)
- Ability to understand the wider electrical system Confident in the application of PCDS, DVP and Gateway disciplines
- Experience in automotive communication networks such as CAN and LIN
- Knowledge of automotive plastics and finishing processes, and interior illumination design
- HMI experience would be a distinct advantage

Experience Preferred

- Experience in design, development and project delivery for automotive switches or electro-mechanical components
- Knowledge of automotive plastics and finishing processes, and interior illumination design
- Experience in automotive communication networks such as CAN and LIN
- Experience of Switch design or electro-mechanical design
- Experience of touch sensitive technologies linked with A surface development
- Experience of capacitive sense or other touch sensitive technologies
- The ability to develop electrical system interfaces between user controls and infotainment

Additional Requirements

- Engineering Degree qualification
- Full, current driving licence and be able to travel in the UK and abroad for short-term business assignments

If interested in the contract role of Switchgear System Engineer then please contact Karla Harris-Hignett at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on either ************ (DL) or send an up-to-date WORD CV to ********************************* all correspondence and conversations for the role will be treated in the strictest of confidence. Ref: 32375 Title: Switchgear System Engineer Division: Electrical Contract Position based at: Gaydon

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.