Our Client; a globally operating Tier 1 Automotive company that specializes in the supply and manufacture of high technology electrical and electronic components, are looking to recruit an experienced EDS/Harness Systems Engineer / Circuit Design Engineer on a permanent basis. On offer to the successful candidate is a competitive salary, pension scheme, private healthcare plan, life assurance, and excellent professional training opportunities, as well as hybrid working options.
Our Client would also look at VISA Sponsorship for the right applicant if this is needed.
The objective of the role is to collect, analyse, design and manage the development of automotive wiring harness based on customer requirements under consideration of all engineering specifications, cost, quality and timing as well as environmental aspects.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Collect and check electrical systems information from customer and suppliers
Create engineering data to support the creation of Harness drawings
Investigate the incorporation of new circuitry into existing EDS systems
Investigate and create EDS system design proposals for new electrical systems
Prepare EDS Systems mark-up drawings, electrical schematics and engineering change documentation using Customer and internal systems
Analyse systems and environment information to determine electrical requirements for circuit design, e.g.: wire size, fuse rating etc.
Check harness drawings during release process to ensure accuracy of systems design
Support customer compatibility reviews to check EDS system design and follow up required actions
Prepare EDS systems to support feature cost estimations for new programs or TVM actions
Study any complexity effects of proposed or given design changes, internally or from the customer
Analyse required harness complexity to support customer within the constraints of manufacturing, sequencing, and optimised giveaway cost
Prepare complexity reduction / optimisation proposals based on system cost, option usage, harness production, etc.
Support harness design reviews, prototype builds and test boards for EDS system issues
Support investigation and resolution of DVP related EDS systems issues
Fault finding and diagnostics on vehicle electrical systems
Participate in TVM & VA/VE activities and benchmarking activity
Providing innovative ideas to support the businessQualifications & Experience:
Ideally you will offer a University Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Automotive Engineering, although plenty of relevant equivalent experience will be considered.
Should ideally be an experienced EDS / Harness Systems Engineer /Circuit Design Engineer with an Automotive manufacturing background.
Experience of working with, or design of, vehicle electrical systems needed.
Ability to read and understand vehicle wiring harness drawings and schematics.
Knowledge of vehicle electrical/electronic system function and diagnostics.
Understanding of EDS design and development process required.
Application of electrical theory needed.
Not necessary, but ideally you'd have knowledge of Quality and reliability methods.
Understanding of ECAD tools such as Mentor CHS (Logical, Integrator and XC) preferred.
Microsoft office - Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Projects experience is required.
Full Driving Licence.Is this you? If so, I'd love to hear from you..............................
To APPLY, please contact Jason Seed DipRP, DipRSA, FIRP; Director of Forbes HR Ltd on:
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Forbes HR (part of Millbank Holdings Group) are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. Millbank operates as an Employment Agency and Business