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Project Engineer - EDS

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Project Engineer - EDS

Posted 14 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline EV & Electrical Systems
Contact NameCharlotte Sujeeun

Job description

Position: EDS Project Engineer

Location: Leamington Spa

Position Type: Permanent

Contechs is recruiting on behalf of its client whose mission is to drive technological advancements within the mobility sector. They are seeking an experienced Senior Project engineer who has a strong back of EDS Project Engineer on a Permanent basis. The role will be based in Leamington Spa


  • Responsible for Electrical interface definition with all function groups in association with system designers
  • Responsible for Commodity attributes such as Quality, Costs, Timing, Weight
  • Responsible to deliver commodities within budget through regular supplier liaison and tracking DVP status, meeting all legislative requirements.
  • Manage third party supplier or circuit engineers through the design of EDS for circuits and schematics across various prototype / development builds
  • Support Design and development tasks relating primarily to low voltage wiring, fusing systems, component packaging and electrical power distribution including the creation of specifications, drawings, reports and sign-off documentation

Skills required:

  • Demonstrable experience of automotive electrical wiring and power distribution system design, development and manufacture
  • Good experience and knowledge of vehicle electrical systems, ECUs and other electrically wired components
  • Experience in design for good electrical and EMC performance.
  • Good contacts within the EDS supplier eco-system including Tier 1 and component suppliers.
  • Knowledge of hybrid and full-electric electrical vehicle architectures and wiring systems would be advantageous.
  • Experience of visualisation using CATIA V5 or V6 or lightweight file viewers would be useful.
  • Desirable experience circuit design, wiring/fusing systems and electrical packaging.
  • Excellent understanding of 2D drawings, electrical circuits
  • Experience in creating Harness Change Requests and managing the implementation of the changes through design release and suppliers

Why work through Contechs?

Contechs is a strategic partner to the automotive industry, providing innovative design and engineering services to global OEMs, from concept to production. Founded in 1997, Contechs has since established itself as a leading automotive recruitment specialist, recruiting across all disciplines in the product development process.

Its dedicated Contractor Care Team plays a pivotal role in providing an effective and successful placement for external employees, supporting them throughout their contract, from pre-placement to contract renewal.

How to Apply

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