Senior Systems Engineer (Current Product)

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Off highway

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  • Salary:

    £42k per year

  • Contact:

    Tim Parkes

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  • Contact phone:

    01384 446145

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The Current Product team is responsible for making changes to products that are already in series production. The role of the Senior Systems Engineer is to manage  several changes simultaneously

whether they be due to cost-down activities, in-field quality issues, legal updates or a pure feature update from marketing. The Senior Systems Engineer shall be responsible that all aspects of the

EE architecture are correctly updated and tested.


Perform root cause analysis of problems on either field data or machine and then produce relevant documentation and identify possible solutions.

Produces requirement specifications for all the EE features. Ensures that they are written in the correct format in a requirements capture tool such as DOORS, in a timely manner so that they can be tested by the test team.

Ensures that the relevant SFMEAS are completed and correctly reviewed with all stakeholders.

Implements the project targets (characteristics, costs, weight, quality, deadline)

Prepares project documentation and reports in standard format to the Engineering Manager project deliverables

Supports technical reviews with the wider EE community with the company.

Identifies conflicting targets, assigns and evaluates possible solutions.

Supports all prototype and launch activities

Undertakes other tasks in support of EE department or company




Must have “CAN DO” attitude


Engineering degree or equivalent

Extensive experience in EE system design and methodologies such as the V-model.

Must have proven track experience of defining systems behavior and spec writing and capturing requirements in a capture tool such as DOORS.

Must have good working knowledge of industry standard processes and tools e.g CANOpen, J1939 , FMEA. FuSi, PPAP, 8D.

Experience of diagnostics such as ISO14229, 14230.

Good appreciation of the full vehicle development lifecycle.

Good working knowledge of Vector CAN tools such as CANape & CANoe.

Excellent verbal and written communication

Must posses an engineering mindset and logical approach to problems

Must be able to work under their own initiative with minimum supervision to deliver

Must have driving license or able to get one.



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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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