Senior / Principal Electrical Design Engineer

Monarch Engineering
10 Mar 2018
08 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior/ Principal Electrical Design Engineer


**Relocation Support Available**

My client is a global manufacturer headquartered in the west midlands experiencing ongoing growth in demand for their vehicles as they win new business and increase their investment in NPD.

This is a great opportunity to join an established global business, a leader in their sector with a large design and manufacturing presence here in the UK. There is huge career opportunity within the company as they continue to grow and increase their product range. The company are breaking profit records each year, with plans to develop their electrical team further. As a senior engineer you will have the opportunity to contribute to and technically lead development of the entire electric vehicle architecture and the software for electric vehicle controls whilst mentoring and developing junior team members.

Joining a department that has increased their development investment this year from £2 million to £4 million with projects focused on everything from improved vehicle efficiency, performance and safety to increasing their vehicle range this is an autonomous role with the opportunity to work on full lifecycle design.

Key responsibilities will include:

- The design and introduction of electrical distribution system (EDS) software and hardware required for vehicles

- Electrical schematic and wiring harness design

- Electrical harness routing

- Vehicle electrical trouble shooting and root cause analysis

- Handling supplier queries and supporting prototype builds

- Contribute to electrical engineering strategy for system and sub-system development

- Software, harness, component and subsystem validation and approval

To fulfil this role the client seeks the following skills:

- Vehicle or related product electrical system design experience

- Understanding of legal requirements for vehicle and/or machine design

- Proficient in use of electrical CAD system i.e. Vesys, Zuken, AutoCAD electrical etc.

- Knowledge of CAN-Bus

- Knowledge of both HV and LV electrical system design

- Appreciation of hybrid electrical systems

- Degree qualified in electrical or electronic engineering or ability to demonstrate this level of competence

- 5 years + industry experience

To apply for this role send your CV to [1]


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