Project Engineer

04 Aug 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
I am actively recruiting on behalf of an industry leading automotive client, based in Gaydon, who are seeking a Project Engineer to work within their electronics department.

The client is progressing with their industry leading, customer exciting Telematics, Infotainment and Vehicle Management services. These services operate in conjunction with Vehicle, Smartphone and Tablet Applications, and are built on a number of Cloud platforms. They are looking for a hands-on Product Owner to take ownership of an existing portfolio of features and to add new features and services to it.

Core Responsibilities:

Elicitation of requirements for new electronic features. Understanding requirements of features at customer level. Representing the feature to the wider business and external stakeholders. Ownership of user experience across multiple components and user interfaces. Management of suppliers to develop system specifications. Development of system and component specifications. Where appropriate, act as Product Owner in scrum meetings. Work with a variety of internal stakeholders to ensure understanding of new features. Validating solutions proposed by suppliers. Ensuring development of test plan, led by test team. Working with support teams to establish effective handover of product from Development to Operations. Align Product Development with Marketing and Sales to ensure a single common view of features. Work to improve the process of new feature delivery. Development and execution of a roadmap for future development of features owned.


1 Product Ownership
2 User Experience
3 Cross Functional working.

Experience Required:

Experience in Requirements capture. Experience of writing User Stories and maintaining a product backlog. User Experience skills. Understanding and experience of IT service providers. Strong Business Analysis skills. Ability to create and maintain accurate specifications. Experience of Agile methodologies. Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Travel within the UK will be required, including the occasional business trips.

The choice candidate will possess the required 3 key skills and satisfy the required experience. If this position is of interest to yourself, please send across your latest CV or catch me on my direct line; (Apply online only).

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