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Systems Engineer

Posted 03 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline EV & Electrical SystemsConnected Car Systems
Contact NameDanielle White

Job description

Position Title: Systems Engineer

Duration: Permanent

Location: Coventry

We're searching for an experienced Systems Engineer to join our dynamic team at a leading powertrain automotive specialist. If you're passionate about self-learning and have a proactive attitude towards innovation, we want you on board!

Ready to drive innovation with us? Apply now and be part of something awesome!


  • You will be responsible for developing, validating, and signing off the future generation of various vehicle systems and features.
  • The role requires working with other team members and the customer to deliver projects according to plan. This will include the following key activities:
  • Support vehicle control system related hardware and software requirements development.
  • Engage with suppliers and other stake holders to review hardware and software attributes.
  • Support the development of the Electrical and Electronic architectures.
  • Validate and sign-off of vehicle system and interactions with other subsystems


  • Degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Automation, Mechatronics, Control Engineering or similar.
  • Automotive engineering knowledge / experience in design, validation and integration for vehicle powertrain systems.
  • Knowledge of hybrid and electric components fundamentals.


  • EV Lease Scheme (Salary Sacrifice)
  • Flexi-time (applies to most roles)
  • Private Medical Insurance and Health Cash Plan
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • 22 days holiday per year (increases by 1 day annually up to the max. of 28 days)
  • Special occasion leave (eligibility after probation, subject to conditions)
  • Pension scheme

Why work through Contech's?

Contechs are a leading Automotive, Design, Engineering, Technology & Innovation Recruitment Consultancy. Founded in 1997, with an inhouse Contractor Care Team to support all external employee's, acts as an employment agency for permanent and contract recruitment.

How to Apply

If you're interested in applying for this position, submit your application and one of our recruiters will be in touch.

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*Applicants MUST have proof of immediate, on-going and valid eligibility to work full time in the UK and travel within the EU.*