Electrical Systems Engineer

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Electrical Systems Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Electrical Systems Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Job Description

Location: CV35 - Commutable from Warwick, Coventry, Leamington Spa,
Rate: £27.78 per hour
Job Type: Contract

You may also be known as: Electrical Systems Engineer , Systems Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Electrical Systems Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Position Description:
The successful candidate will be responsible for: - The calibration of approx. 1000 calibration labels related to service tools as well as maintaining the Diagnostic Core Calibration. - The management of Part 1 and 2 Diagnostic calibrations and specifications. The actual test and validation is performed offshore by a 3rd party service provider and the results and specifications are provided back to. Managing their work and managing the flow of information btw the offshore team. - Resolution of any issues found during off-shore testing. - All liaison with diagnostic team. - Specification of Diesel EMS service diagnostic functionality relating to new features / function. - Issue investigation during prototype build and plant support to resolve build and manufacturing issues.
Skills Required:
1) Calibration and validation of EMS software functions Good understanding of automotive diagnostics, OBD and related standards (ISO15031, J1979, ISO14229) Experience with diagnostics tools and communication protocols Must be comfortable with handling large amounts of calibration and test result data in Excel Must be comfortable with working in binary and hexadecimal numbers, and with text in ASCII format. Good understanding of communication network architectures (CAN, LIN & Flexray) and sensors / actuators SW specification and testing in automotive environments ¿ ideally EMS related.
2) Experience with EMS software specifications / mechanisations. Matlab / Simulink data measurement and analysis. Working knowledge of project delivery processes PCS (Product Creation System) Working knowledge of AIMS, the GMRDB database, and QBay Prior experience with the calibration and diagnostics tools: INCA and CANalyser Prior experience with the calibration database: Crete Previous Part 2 or OBD certification experience Ability to write scripts in Excel and/or MATLAB to process textual data.
3) Good communication, interpersonal skills and self-confidence are personal qualities needed to succeed, being self-motivated and able to deliver with minimum supervision

Experience Required:
Previous experience of Engine and Powertrain control systems (or similar). Electronic control system knowledge and experience as a minimum: would suit electronics, mechatronics or software engineer as well as mechanical systems engineer. Demonstrate the ability to deliver automated tests and lead the development of system validation test suites. Good communication, interpersonal skills and self-confidence are personal qualities needed to succeed, being self-motivated and able to deliver with minimum supervision.
Experience Preferred:
Green Belt trained. Experience with EMS software specifications / mechanisations. Understanding of electronic control systems and EMS systems would be an advantage. Automated test programming.

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Key Consultant

Jamie Appleby

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I specialise in contract recruitment within the vehicle technologies and automotive industry. I have a broad experience working with automotive OEMs and UK-based consultancies. Recruiting various roles within design, studio, quality and costing; from technician level through to management.