CONTECHS JOB DESCRIPTION DATABASE

EV008

JOB TITLE

VEHICLE AREA

EDS Project Leader/Senior Engineer

ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS & EV SYSTEMS

JOB DESCRIPTION

Lead program engineering deliverables
Lead engineering design interface to customer for EDS and EDS related components
Define detailed project release timing and ensure compatibility with overall project timing plan
Lead and coordinate resolution of engineering issues for assigned programs
Ensure timely response to customer on technical issues and engineering design, test and sign-off deliverables
Collate, review and store customer program definition documents (e.g. PDL, TIB) and asses impacts on design
Prepare engineering project status information and present at internal and customer project reviews
Lead engineering design team to ensure high quality EDS designs are released on time for assigned programs
Change Management - control of additional changes (STA's) required for specific build phases
Interface to harness manufacturing plant to ensure correct incorporation of changes
Ensure that new components (carryover but new for project) list is made available for up-front ordering for build phases
Oversee new developed components list and ensure design and manufacturing teams are informed of status
Ensure samples of new developed components are available to manufacturing plant
Plan and co-ordinate Design Reviews at manufacturing plant
Ensure that the design complies to the Design For Manufacture guidelines
Conduct regular Project Team Meeting (with Meeting Minutes)
Support agreement of technical parts of SOW with suppliers and customer
Ensure BOM validation is carried out in advance of prototype builds, communicate up-front build lists to harness manufacturing plant
Define looms for ordering and provide matrix to Sales Department
Organise and conduct design reviews at supplier
Ensure team support of prototype vehicle builds at customer locations & track EDS design issues to completion
Provide manufacturing plant with planned quantities for Pre-production phases
Ensure team support of pre-production vehicle builds at customer locations & track EDS design issues to completion
Submit all technical project risks and opportunities to the PM
Support design cost studies and estimation
Support the development, implementation and continuous improvement of common processes, procedures and methodologies
Follow the Client�s Quality Management System (QMS) as defined in the Quality Management Handbook

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

University degree in electrical, mechanical or automotive engineering, or equivalent experience
Experience in project leadership
Experience in leading teams of people
Extensive experience in the design and development of automotive wiring harnesses
Proven ability to lead a development team from both a technical & line management perspective.
Self- sufficient, self-motivated and excellent team-player
Flexible, adaptable, proactive, diplomatic attitude
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Microsoft office - Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Projects
Flexibility
Strong analytical skills
High attention to detail
Fluent in English
Full Driving Licence UK and Equivalent
Right to work in the UK � Valid Passport

IR35 STATUS

SYSTEMS COVERED

BATTERIES & MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

MOTORS & DRIVE SYSTEMS

FIRMWARE/ SOFTWARE

"EDS INTEGRATION /