|Job Ref:||EMP374719||Employer:||Matchtech Group plc.||Industry:||Automotive||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Essex||Address:||Salary:||£300 - £350/day||Post Date:||25/10/2016 21:33|
An excellent opportunity to play a key role in the Electrical Function Group during a period of rapid business growth. Reporting to the Chief Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for the delivery of the electrical system for one of our clients exciting electric vehicle programmes in collaboration with their in-house experts, OEM partners and Tier 1 suppliers.|
At least 12 years’ experience of system/component design and delivery within an automotive/aerospace/transport or similar engine
Lead the engineering, development and integration of electrical systems into the overall vehicle electrical architecture for a series hybrid electric vehicle.
Project responsibility for successful delivery including engineering release, cost, timing and weight.
Provide leadership to a matrix team of multi-disciplined electrical engineers (Systems, EDS and Design engineers) with a focus to achieve project milestones for complete vehicle life-cycle activities within the target timeframe.
Project responsibility for verification & validation activities including FMEAs, ISO26262 functional safety, EMC and functionality tests throughout the development lifecycle.
Project responsibility for problem resolution including management of issues to closure.
Preparation and presentation of project status information to peers and the Management Team.
Tier 1 supplier management and co-ordination including support for Procurement, Logistics and Quality throughout the project lifecycle.
Provision of support and training to Manufacturing and Service departments.
At least 12 years’ experience of system/component design and delivery within an automotive/aerospace/transport or similar engineering environment. Team leadership experience is essential.
Demonstrable understanding of electrical architectures, network, wiring and diagnostic technologies.
Experience of system/component delivery within an APQP, six sigma or similar framework (FMEA, quality planning, PPAP etc).