Control Systems / Electronics Engineer

27.00 - 32.00 GBP Hourly + GBP27.00 - GBP32.00/hour
06 Sep 2017
04 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Control Systems / Electronics Engineer

Rates up to GBP32 p/h

Our client, a major engine power solutions manufacturer based in Shrewsbury with a globally recognised brand, has just made available an initial 12 Month contract opportunity for a Control Systems / Electronics Engineer to join their team.

Key Responsibilities of the Control Systems / Electronics Engineer

As Control Systems / Electronics Engineer you will be responsible for the performance of the electrical, electronic and control system aspects of our client's Power Pack solutions developed on site, primarily for the Defence sector.

This position will also be responsible for supporting Operations on site for build and test including Quality issue resolution. This support could include a hands on approach e.g. harness build, fault finding and system calibration.

The applicant would be responsible for:

* Gaining an in-depth understanding of electrical and electronic systems on both our client's product and supplied test systems in order to ensure efficient cost effective resolution of problems.
* Liaison with the Customer on electrical/control system issues and also be the key link to Enterprise support groups i.e. Electronics.
* Where appropriate be the subject matter expert for problem resolution associated with product or test systems including specialised rigs e.g. Final drive.
* Communicating technical information to Customers, Snr Management, Suppliers, team members and other Business units.
* Contribution to New Business Bids in area of expertise.
* Identify system critical characteristics and appropriate validation programme together with supporting system and project reviews as appropriate.

Qualifications and Experience required for the Control Systems / Electronics Engineer role

* Engineering degree with established experience of advanced diesel engine control systems, preferably in a medium or heavy duty application.
* Capability to articulate control system needs to specialist providers and interpret behaviours.
* Knowledge and use of control system development, calibration / diagnostics tools such as ET, Vector CANape, CANalyser, Matlab and Simulink.
* Ability to create system / wiring diagrams using design software (Visio / ProE / Harnware)
* Sound knowledge of Diesel engine Drivelines and overall Power Solution needs.
* Prior experience of troubleshooting and problem resolution with advanced engine control systems.
* Self-motivated, energetic, hands on, can-do approach to Engineering.
* Ability to manage multiple priorities and deliver work to clearly defined plans within tight timescales.
* Good level of Def Stan awareness preferred.

To apply, please send us a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Candidates must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted immediately

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