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Automotive Body Electronics Application Engineer

Salary: £31

Location: Basildon

Job type: Contract

Category: Electronics

Job Title EESE Body Electronic Module/BCM CV Application Engineer Order: F53455 Location: Basildon, Essex Start date: ASAP Duration: Initially Approx. 3 Months – likely to be extended to December 2021 Hourly Rate: Up to £31.43 Umbrella/Ltd (likely to be deemed as inside IR35), Depending on Experience Position Description: * Design and release engineer for Body and Security electronics components, software and features for Commercial Vehicle applications. * Develop product and feature definitions, assumptions and targets with Marketing, Program Planning and Program Management. * Lead engineering tasks to support programme milestones and gateways * Design, develop, integrate and test hardware and software to meet feature and system specification requirements, to program targets (cost, weight and timing). * Lead sourcing with Purchasing, Finance and Cost Estimating. * Project manage high volume electronics suppliers to deliver the required engineering development and testing support. * Support packaging of sensors and ECUs - meeting functional design rules in CAD and associated DPA requirements. * Lead compatibility review process, cascading requirements to interfacing components and modules * Support latest software processes, CAN message lists, signal database development, and cyber security. * Plan and coordinate design verification and validation testing to support engineering sign off gateways (HiL, SiL, Buck, Vehicle) * Support prototype builds and production launches at vehicle assembly plants. * Support manufacturing requirements, diagnostics and EOL compatibility. * Lead investigations and resolutions for any test failures, launch issues and customer quality concerns. * Support programme meetings, monitor delivery performance and conduct weekly status report-outs to management to forums. * Use lessons learnt, quality data, and FMA tools for continuous improvement. Skills Required: * Demonstrate the application and deployment of design methodologies, engineering processes and quality tools. * Excellent knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook and PC based apps. * Project management skills with a thorough attention to detail. * Able to demonstrate initiative, perseverance, and liaison skills working with a global team. Skills Preferred: * Knowledge of Client's Global Product Development System and Engineering Tools and Processes: VSEM, GPDS, eFDVS, AVBOM, WERS, AIMS, Teamcenter Experience Required: * Experience in electrical or electronic systems, hardware and/or software. * Fully conversant in all Design & Release tools (WERS / GPDS etc) * PT Development experience. Experience Preferred: * Systems engineering, vehicle testing, automotive electronics. Education Required: Engineering degree or equivalent or two thirds of a degree course completed with commitment to complete studies. Minimum of 2:2 Engineering degree in:- Automotive Engineering, Electronic Systems, or Electrical Engineering. Other Engineering/pure science degrees will be considered on a case to case basis. Additional Information: The candidate must have:- 1. a valid driving license for use in the UK, mainland Europe, 2. The ability to travel, without restriction (when appropriate), to mainland Europe and to any of Client' sites sites or Manufacturing locations worldwide. Occasional travel required: Eu, Turkey, USA


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