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Vehicle Integration Engineer

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OUTSIDE IR35 with flex working available and circa 2 days PW on site in Midlands office.

Job Description

The role will involve integration of vehicle sub-systems into full vehicle packages, such as fuel cell power systems including both fuel cell stacks and balance of plant, electrified vehicle auxiliary systems. Working closely with the Principal Engineer to learn, understand and perform project tasks.

Responsibilities/Duties

  • The successful candidate will support vehicle integration activities, related to electric and fuel cell powered vehicles, through all phases of the vehicle development process.
    • Integration will involve mechanical and electrical interfaces on a variety of applications including automotive, marine, aerospace and industrial.
  • As such, the candidate will be involved at all steps of the system design V-cycle for requirements elicitation, analysis and decomposition following a top-down system design approach.
    • Requirements capture and management, product definition, system and sub-system design and development, supplier identification, sourcing and management, build and commission prototypes & test and verification.
  • Work closely with Design and Analysis teams to deliver a systems architecture to meet attribute targets for system and vehicle level requirements.
  • Prepares and/or coordinates analytical design calculations, analytical techniques, simulations and testing; evaluates results, and analyses and interprets data obtained.
  • Liaises with project team members of various departments, internal management, and directly with suppliers, test houses and clients.
  • Presents results and recommendations to project team and customers.
  • Understands and works within project financial targets, time schedules and manages and prioritises all tasks required. Communicates issues to Project Manager and Principal Engineer as they arise and assists in developing responses to those issues.
  • Qualification Requirements
  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree in a related engineering discipline (System, Mechanical, Electrical, Mechatronics, etc).
  • Minimum 3-5 years of related experience
  • Knowledge of BEV and FCEV architecture
  • Proficient with a CAD system to view, manoeuvre, cut sections, measure dimensions, etc. is a plus
  • Proficient in BOM management
  • Knowledge of systems requirements software a plus
  • Knowledge of GD&T and checking 2D manufacturing drgs for release to suppliers
  • Experienced in engineering documentation, FMEA, DVP&R, etc.
  • Strong problem solving, analytical and experience of fault-finding techniques used in the Automotive industry a plus
  • Strong ability to apply fundamental engineering principles
  • Initiative and interpersonal skills are essential, as are strong communication and presentation skills.
    • Requirements capture and management, product definition, system and sub-system design and development, supplier identification, sourcing and management, build and commission prototypes & test and verification.
  • Work closely with Design and Analysis teams to deliver a systems architecture to meet attribute targets for system and vehicle level requirements.
  • Prepares and/or coordinates analytical design calculations, analytical techniques, simulations and testing; evaluates results, and analyses and interprets data obtained.
  • Liaises with project team members of various departments, internal management, and directly with suppliers, test houses and clients.
  • Presents results and recommendations to project team and customers.
  • Understands and works within project financial targets, time schedules and manages and prioritises all tasks required. Communicates issues to Project Manager and Principal Engineer as they arise and assists in developing responses to those issues.

Qualification Requirements

  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree in a related engineering discipline (System, Mechanical, Electrical, Mechatronics, etc).
  • Minimum 3-5 years of related experience
  • Knowledge of BEV and FCEV architecture
  • Proficient with a CAD system to view, manoeuvre, cut sections, measure dimensions, etc. is a plus
  • Proficient in BOM management
  • Knowledge of systems requirements software a plus
  • Knowledge of GD&T and checking 2D manufacturing drgs for release to suppliers
  • Experienced in engineering documentation, FMEA, DVP&R, etc.
  • Strong problem solving, analytical and experience of fault-finding techniques used in the Automotive industry a plus
  • Strong ability to apply fundamental engineering principles
  • Initiative and interpersonal skills are essential, as are strong communication and presentation skills.

  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    No

  • Industry Sector Other