Project Engineer Chassis and Powertrain Systems









Competitive Salary

Gordon Murray Electronics


Danielle Placey 1

01268 582900

Gordon Murray Electronics currently have an exciting opportunity for a Project Engineer Chassis and Powertrain Systems to join their Design, Development and Engineering Centre based in Warwick, Midlands.


- Systems development and integration support to the Chassis and Powertrain function groups for the implementation of chassis and powertrain electrical/electronic systems into the overall vehicle electrical architecture. Chassis and Powertrain electronics systems include steering, cooling, braking, ABS/ESP, TPMS, fuelling, transmission, and drivetrain system

- Integration support in terms of network integration, distributed functions, signal database requirements and interaction with UI systems.

- Guidance to ensure that control units and peripherals are correctly located and packaged in accordance with installation and wiring requirements.

- Management of technical deliverables, project plans and open issues decks for assigned systems.

- Compliance with any necessary legislative, certification, environmental and EMC requirements.

- Specification and development oversight of software features and functions in conjunction with their technical partners and Tier 1 suppliers. Support to ensure compliance with process driven development.

- Participation in system review, verification & validation activities including FMEAs, DVP planning, ISO26262 functional safety, EMC, and other tests throughout the development lifecycle.

- Hands-on electrical development and testing in collaboration with testing and validation colleagues. Fault identification and resolution including management of issues to closure.

- 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 including development of service procedures and diagnostic functionality.

The Person:

- Significant relevant experience of electrical systems or component delivery within an automotive engineering environment.

- Demonstrable understanding of electrical architectures and underlying network and diagnostic technologies.

- Experience of project engineering with Tier 1 suppliers, preparation of project documentation and reports. Risk management, mitigation, and recovery planning.

- Working knowledge of CAN, FlexRay, automotive ethernet, LIN networks and vehicle diagnostics.

- Experience of system/component delivery within an APQP, six sigma or similar framework (FMEA, DVP, quality planning, PPAP etc) and full product lifecycle activities.

- Articulate,-self-motivated, and able to work well on own initiative.--

- Possession of an-Electronics, Control Systems,-Automotive or similar honours engineering-degree. Other recognised engineering qualifications combined with relevant significant experience-will-be considered.-

- Full driving licence is essential.

- No visa or other restrictions for working in the UK or travelling in the European Union.

This job description may not detail some duties, nor cover duties of a similar nature commensurate with the role which may be reasonably required by the Management Team.


Electrical and Electronics Engineering


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