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Planning Engineer 00551

  • Location: Cranfield
  • Salary: £24.97 - 31.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

E-Planning Engineer - JP00000551

Pay Rate: PAYE only - £24.97 - £31.00/hr PAYE (dependent on experience) – Inside IR35

Cranfield, Bedford

To start ASAP - 12 months assignment


  • To oversee the design and development of the vehicle electrical system at a feature or sub-system level, depending on project need.
  • To manage the quality and the development timing for the electrical parts on the vehicle.

Deliverables / KPIs:

  • Working closely with Electrical R&D teams, Manufacturing Sites and Project teams to gather feedback in preparation for milestones
  • Prepare and issue the necessary documentation to the EE teams according to the project schedules
  • Great communicator with experience of coordinating electrical engineering project activities to get buy-in from stakeholders.
  • Strong administration skills to control all project documentation
  • General understanding of product development and the electrical development process.
  • Strong analytical skills to be able to review and challenge data.
  • Attention to detail with clear and precise reporting skills and the ability to present confidently.
  • Where appropriate, propose and support with knowledge sharing and process improvement activities within the Department.

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
  • Sufficient relevant experience in automotive industry
  • Knowledge of electrical theory and electronic devices
  • Knowledge of hardware and software development processes
  • Project 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 interest and 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.