Vehicle Software Engineer

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP30000/annum 25 days holiday, Pension, life Assur
09 Oct 2017
31 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Vehicle Software Engineer
Coleshill, Warwickshire
30k-35K + (25 days holiday, Pension, life Assurance)

Trakm8 holdings group PLC is a market leader in the fast growing vehicle telematics market sector. Based in Dorset and other UK locations but with a global marketplace Trakm8 is well placed to take advantage of current market opportunities. Increased fuel costs, reduction in operating costs and numerous employment laws such as Duty of Care are all driving increased interest in our products and services. Due to expansion we are now looking for an experienced Vehicle Software Engineer.

The Role:
* Collecting diagnostic data from Vehicles
* Reverse engineering and documenting diagnostic protocols and procedures using diagnostic tools and data collected from Vehicles.
* Reverse engineering of Vehicle diagnostic systems / functions
* Validation of reverse engineered diagnostic functions and procedures.

The Person:
* Ability to learn. Absorbing and relating diverse information effectively is the key.
* Problem solving. Whilst we do have processes, some parts are not deterministic and rely more on inspiration than perspiration.
* Numeracy. The ability to really understand and feel the physical reality described by the symbols.
* Good analytical skills.
* Knowledge of automotive electrical systems, networks and architectures
* Ability to Work individually and as part of a Team
* Visual Studio, C#.
* Vehicle ECU operation.
* Vehicle data bus: CAN & K-Line
* Understanding of software development methods
* Electrical Engineering background
* An understand of Motor Vehicles and the electrical systems fitted

Desirable Skills
* Knowledge of telematics
* Vehicle diagnostic and testing experience
* An understanding of the relevant Vehicle ISO Standards