EDS Engineer

Shorterm Limited
West Midlands
£30 - £34 per hour
12 Oct 2018
20 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
EDS Engineer
Contract or Permanent Role
Location : West Midlands / Midlands / North west - multiple locations available
Salary: Depending on experience, excellent benefits package
I am currently recruiting for a number of EDS Engineers on a permanent basis to work for my client based in the West Midlands.
My client is one of the best names in the Automotive industry and they are actively looking for a number of permanent EDS Engineers. This varied role will include EDS design and drawing creation, technical problem solving and change tracking as well as customer facing activities including launch and build support.

The Role:
*Responsibility for developing the engineering design of the electrical distribution system from project start to vehicle launch/SOP
*Responsibility for the design of wiring harnesses, including the co-ordination of mechanical and electrical design data (i.e. bringing together 3D modelling data and electrical circuits data)
*Supporting the development and integration of associated components into the harness design (e.g. adding brackets, formers, and grommets).
*Responsibility for design validation against client and customer specifications.
*Responsible for the release of harness designs to agreed project timing
*Supporting design validation (DVP) and internal best practice, especially with regards to design for manufacture and quality assurance
*Support manufacturing during early design phases and ramp-up (including direct support at overseas manufacturing sites)
*Support vehicle manufacturing during prototype and pre-production build phases (including support at customer build sites)
*Analyse and resolve technical issues, including reporting into customer based systems (AIMS)
*Create clear & concise Engineering Change Request (ECR) documentation, for manufacturing implementation & costing
*Support product optimisation activities (TVM, VA/VE)

The Candidate:
*Eligibility to work in the UK, no sponsorship is available
*Educated to HND/degree level, in a relevant engineering discipline (e.g. Elec/Auto/Mech)
*Demonstrable understanding of electrical principles, and vehicle electrical systems
*Experience in a vehicle manufacturing environment, preferably in a design support role
*Knowledge of harness manufacturing processes and best practice in 'design for manufacture'
*Experienced with Mentor graphics design tools (Cap-H, or Harness XC preferred)
*Demonstrable understanding of technical/engineering documentation (e.g. circuit diagrams and harness drawings)
*Excellent communication and negotiation skills
*Technical Skills
*CAD tool understanding - Vesys / CATIA V5/V6
*DFMEA practical experience / knowledge
*Electrical harness engineering background
*AIMS, ECR's & Release process
*Quality tools such as APQP, DFMEA, 8D
*Cost understanding
*Ability to read and use engineering specifications & drawings
*Certified to use CATIA V5/ V6
*Certified to use Electrical Work Bench
*Trained and Certified to utilize Team Centre (TCe)

To discuss please call 01332 224544

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/83655317

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