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Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer

  • Location

    Bedford, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job disciplines:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Tina Field

  • Contact email:

    tina.field@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    37

  • Salary low:

    28

  • Job ref:

    BBBH45279

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-04-17

  • Startdate:

    asap

  • Consultant:

    #

Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer
Location: Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Industry: Automotive

A Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer is required with knowledge of software development.

Due to continued growth this company, based in Cranfield requires a Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer with strong project management skills for a new contract role.

As a Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer you will be required to carry out the following:

  • Liaising with harness design engineers to understand the limitations of current tools and processes
  • Creating specifications and business requirements for improvements or new tools
  • Working with internal and external stakeholders to develop, implement and test new tools
  • Create a long term tools strategy in line with our global organisation
  • Status reporting to management

The Wiring Harness Tools Development Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • Knowledge and understanding of software development for business tools
  • Technical process documentation
  • Ability to understand and interpret big data sets
  • Understanding of how OEMs design and release parts within a BOM system to meet vehicle requirements
  • Understand the complexity of vehicle electrical systems.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Have good communication skills.
  • Be able to travel abroad, typically a few days to 2 weeks, but on rare occasions could be longer.
  • High proficiency with MS Office tools, in particular Excel
  • Self motivating and self managing. Pro-active. Positive. Energetic personality and flexible regarding working practice and working hours.

Additionally the following may be an advantage:

  • Having harness development experience within an OEM
  • Experience with creating optimisation algorithms
  • Software programming: Java, MATLAB, VBA


If you have any questions about the role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259