Systems Engineer








Dunton, Laindon, Basildon

Ellie Beeson

01268 582900

Position Title: Systems Engineer

Duration: Contract

Location: Dunton

Division: Product Development

Position Description:
• Systems Engineer
• This is an opportunity to be a part of the growing Low Voltage EDS (Electrical Distribution System) Team, working inside the new Model-E organisation.
• The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the systems engineering development for the LV EDS team, which offers exciting exposure to every electrified system on the vehicle.
• Lead Implementation of the Electrical Distribution System (EDS) for Global Programs based on generic and reusable architectures
• Lead the development of the Electrical Distribution system as specified by the current level of EDS SDS
• Lead the interface to Full-Service Supplier to deliver the definition of fuse size, wire size and type
• Lead the EDS content within electrical / functional compatibility reviews

Skills Required:
• Support signoff of EDS Design requirements and Design rule checks relative to EDS Systems
• Lead EDS interface with Systems Engineering on logical and physical schematic development
• Lead the interface to Full-Service Supplier to work with CAE Team to complete circuit CAE analysis
• Lead EDS Systems cost analysis and topology / architecture analysis
• Support Full-Service Supplier with logical and physical schematic design data management
• Lead Full-Service Supplier to develop compliant Fusing & Grounding Strategies.
• Support Full-Service Supplier to optimize harness family complexity
• Support pre-production vehicles for potential campaign items and assess warranty impact
• Support 3D wire routing and package CAD layout activity (bundle size calculations, etc.)
• Support Technical Design Reviews with Technical Leads
• Support best design efficiencies for manufacturing, assembly, and failure mode avoidance practices
• Support program specific foundation documents (Boundary Diagrams, DFMEA, etc.)
• Support manufacturing print development with Full-Service Supplier Partner, sign-off, and release
• Drive commonality of designs across multiple programs and platforms
• Participate in vehicle builds (launch) and lead resolution of issues (AIMS)

Skills Preferred:
• Skills Required - Demonstrate the application and deployment of engineering quality tools (FMEA, 8D, 6-Sigma, APQP)
• Demonstrate the application and deployment of the Clients’ engineering processes (WERS, AIMS, FEDEDVP, Teamcenter)
• Excellent communication skills and ability to work as one team across multiple regions (FNA, FAPA, FSAO)
• Excellent administrative skills and level of organisation
• Project management skills with a thorough attention to detail

Experience Required:
• Experience in EDS Engineering
• Experience and ability to judge and improve EDS designs and processes to prevent failure modes

Education Required:
• HNC/HND in Engineering

Education Preferred:
• Degree in Electrical Engineering


Electrical and Electronics Engineering


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