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Electrical Engineer / Component and Systems Hardware Engineer - 37612

  • Location: Warwick
  • Salary: £30.17 - 30.17 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Product design and development
  • Contact: Rachel Meacham
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446112
  • Expiry Date: 08 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 60219

Title: Component and Systems Hardware Engineer - 37612

Division: Special Vehicle Operations

Contract Position based at: Fen End, Warwick

Rate:  up to £30.17/hr Ltd (c. £23.27/hr PAYE option)

Position Description:

We are looking for someone with the right skills to ensure hardware meets requirements. This would include:

  1. Reviewing and Approving Test Plans and Results
  2. DOORs, RTC and Compliance Matrix Management and Status
  3. Provide process and technical support to HIL team (With hardware perspective)
  4. Lead failure investigation analysis of current production and development ECUs
  5. Manage ECU delivery to PPAP
  6. Create and maintain a comprehensive evidence record.
  7. Reviewing and approving supplier design analysis of electronic circuits, PCB layout and mechanical design.

Skills Required:

  1. Electronic HW Design and Simulation Experience
  2. Mechanical Design of Enclosures and Environmental Test Standards & EMC awareness including review and approval of test reports.
  3. Software integration experience & Authoring Specifications and Requirements

Experience Required:

  • Hands on experience in electronic hardware design, development & validation preferably in automotive industry
  • Understanding of systems analysis and IC validation
  • In-circuit Test development & test automation
  • Knowledge of various electrical sensors (Analogue and Digital)
  • Knowledge of CAN, SPI, Flexray Knowledge of data logging and analysis
  • Experience of production software development and delivery through all stages of the engineering development V cycle, from requirements to validation.
  • Experience with 32,16 and 8bits microcontrollers;
  • Experience with Infineon Aurix, MPC55xx, HCS08 would be an advantage
  • Proficiency in using test equipment including, but not limited to, Canalyser, Canape, oscilloscope, digital logic analyser and other test equipment
  • Excellent problem solving and issue investigation skills.
  • Must be independently mobile across all sites with full UK driving license"

Experience Preferred:

    • Understanding of Automotive Standards for Electrical, EMC and the Environment
    • Understanding of quality and robustness techniques and standards such as FMEA, P-Diagrams, noise factor analysis, and data analysis techniques to support this
    • Prior automotive experience preferred
    • Experience of virtual test, component test and vehicle testing including proving ground environments
    • Component and system level issue investigations including appropriate problem solving and reporting tools (Six Sigma, 5D, Is / Is Not, Fault Tree etc)
    • Understanding of automotive networking, diagnostics and fault handling techniques, and related system development tools (CANalyzer, ASL, CANape, Corvus etc.)
    • Experience of safety critical systems including standards such as ISO26262, IEC61508 or similar.

Other skills required:

  • High Volume Production of Electronics
  • Supplier Management techniques and Program Management experience.
  • Review and approval of supplier electrical and electronic functional test plans
  • Requirements definition and review and approval of Test Software
  • Design and Commissioning of Test Equipment for Formal Design Validation
  • Collaborating with other disciplines (Software, Mechanical, Program Management) and working within teams
  • Experienced and independent engineer to join an established team to perform assigned tasks with minimum supervision to work with our suppliers to ensure a timely and robust delivery of ECUs in the automotive sector.
  • Excellent communication skills and organisational skills to liaise with Core Chassis manager, SVO Electrical Manager & other stakeholders

Education Required:

Electronics Engineering Degree preferred

Additional Information


To apply for this role please send your CV to

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.