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Design Engineer - Body Electronics

  • Location: Bedford, Bedford, England, United Kingdom, MK43 0DB
  • Salary: Up to £24.48 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 days ago

Currently recruiting for a Design Engineer - Body Electronics to work for a large automotive client.

The role will involve:

Standard KPIs for Cost, Quality and Timing:
Achievement of commitment cost at Monitor timing
QBASE and G-CAR closure within Company guidelines
Design release according to agreed date in release schedule
Application and integration of electrical and electronic components and systems to European vehicles
Releasing and maintaining the vehicle BOM
Capture of customer requirements and creation of high level specs
Close coordination and cooperation with global Alliance R&D centres
Management of tier 1 suppliers to achieve Q, C, T targets
Management of supplier and in-house validation to clients standards
Creation and maintenance of end-of-line configuration data
Having 'Frontline' responsibility for Plant and Market support

Qualifications/ Skills


Bachelor's degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline
Competent with PC applications such as MS Office
Valid driving license
3 years relevant experience in automotive industry
Knowledge of electrical theory and electronic devices
Knowledge of hardware and software development processes
Project and supplier management experience
Knowledge of CAN, CAN tools and vehicle diagnostics
Ability to travel within the UK and internationally to suppliers, plants, other global R&D centres etc. on an infrequent basis.
Ability to work cross-functionally with excellent communication and project management skills.