Connected Car TCU Design & Application Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £24 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Meacham

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  • Contact phone:

    01384 446112

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Connected Car TCU Design & Application Engineer (JP00000326)


£24 per hour PAYE rate (Inside IR35)

Deliverables / KPIs / SLAs

  • Maintain BOM for Vehicles in Europe & Russia - HW & Configuration
  • Feature Owner Design reviews for Remote Commands - Onboard
  • Coordinate Test plan to support Quality achievement of new SW releases
  • Support Departmental Cost & Quality achievement targets


Connected Car TCU Design & Application Engineer:

  • Implementation of on-board telematics systems for all vehicles manufactured in Europe and Russia.
  • Generate and release Configuration data for TCU for Europe & Russian Vehicles
  • Managing Tier 1 suppliers to deliver products to Quality, Cost & Timing targets.
  • Coordination of in house and supplier validation of TCU to design standards ahead of new SW releases
  • Collaboration with Off Board Connected Car team, test teams (both on board and off board) and customer orientated engineering team to confirm system performance for remote commands
  • Collaborate with Sales and Marketing teams to ensure technical solution supports business objectives & with purchasing team to support sourcing and cost definition/reduction tasks.
  • Collaborate with related engineering sections to ensure all system components are packaged and connected correctly to meet all system design and regulation requirements.
  • Status reporting to management at all levels.

Qualifications, skills training requirements

  • Have an understanding and experience of telematics system developments or similar
  • Have relevant experience in automotive electrical and electronic development, over years or be able to demonstrate equivalent experience on a major development program, e.g. in aerospace, telecoms or similar.
  • Have experience of managing Tier 1 suppliers in the development of a complex electronic product.
  • Have good communication skills and be able to communicate effectively in a cross cultural and cross functional team.
  • Self motivating and self managing. Pro-active. Positive. Affable and energetic personality.
  • Flexible regarding working practice and working hours.
  • Understand Mechanical Engineering principles, electrical theory and the operation of electronic devices.
  • Knowledge of software and hardware development.
  • Be able to travel abroad, typically a few days to 2 weeks, but on rare occasions could be longer.
  • Competent with PC applications. MS office, Image editing etc.

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.

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