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Design Engineer - Body Electronics (376)

  • Location: Cranfield
  • Salary: £28.05 - 28.05 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: 01 November 2021
  • Job Ref: 58454

Design Engineer - Body Electronics - JP00000376


PAYE rate - £28.05 per hour (Inside IR35)

12 months assignment

Deliverables / KPIs / SLAs

  • 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 company standards
  • Creation and maintenance of end-of-line configuration data
  • Having 'Frontline' responsibility for Plant and Market support


Qualifications, Skills and Training Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline
  • Competent with PC applications such as MS Office
  • Valid driving license


There is an assumption that the candidate will have the following:

  • 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

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.