Senior Engineer - (EDS) Electrical Distribution Systems

Rate: £28.00 per hour

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 27008-gs

Expiration date: 06 June 2017

Aston Martin are seeking a Senior Engineer to design & develop new and existing vehicle electrical distribution systems (Harnesses, Battery cables, Fuse boxes and Ground leads).

A position with Aston Martin means joining one of the world's most respected luxury automotive brands. You have the chance to join a truly special working environment - fast-paced, rewarding and dynamic.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Ownership of design and development of Electrical Distribution Systems (harness etc.) components from concept to production to meet program deliverables
  • The Electrical Distribution Systems engineer will be responsible for leading the Programme Module Sub Team (PMST) covering functionality, costs, timing, quality, weight, DVP status, meeting all legislative requirements, and supplier liaison
  • Manage a team of supplier Electrical Distribution Systems engineers based on site at Gaydon
  • Work closely with the circuit engineer to manage the circuit instructions (DT’s) and circuit changes through prototype build phases
  • Component releasing and change control management

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Engineering Degree or engineering qualification or equivalent experience gained
  • Experience gained within automotive electrical design and development
  • Extensive knowledge of Electrical Distribution Systems and how it is manufactured
  • Ability to re-work vehicle harnesses
  • Ability to interrogate vehicle circuits
  • Good experience and knowledge of vehicle electrical systems