Pro Special Vehicles Digital Integration Services Wiring Engineer

Location Basildon
Job type: Contract
Salary: £22.87PH Umbrella (after 13 weeks the rate will increase to £35.65 in line with AWR)
Contact name: Vicki Martinson

Contact email: vmartinson@select-engineering.net
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 55820
Published: 3 months ago
Duration: 12 months
Expiry date: 04 Jan 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Position Description:

  • Pro Special Vehicles Digital Integration Services Wiring Engineer

  • Deliver best in class wiring solutions for commercial customers as part of the Pro Special Vehicles Digital Integration Services Team.

  • Role requires ability to design, develop and launch factory and conversion install low volume quick to market wiring solutions for customers, both internal and external.

  Skills Required:

  • Ability to work directly with customers

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Self-motivated & ability to be autonomous

  • Proficient with IT systems

  • Writing wiring specification & able to understand engineering drawings

  • Interfacing with Systems Engineering team on logical and physical schematic development

  • Support System and Functional level design reviews of electrical schematics (Compatibility reviews) where appropriate with Suppliers

  • Collaborate with Wiring Suppliers to define the correct specification unique to application

  • Lead prototype & low fidelity prove out physical builds

  • Work with suppliers to determine the right solution for the customer

  • Support complexity reduction and efficiency workstreams with cross functional teams

  • Supporting the 2D drawing preparation, sign off and release steps

  • Establishing business case on bespoke fleet electrical solutions with electrical wiring and/or component suppliers, marketing, and fleets

  • Ensuring the robustness of Electrical wiring interface work done by Converters that do not compromise existing base vehicle (Key off load etc)

  • Ensuring Marketing requirements and PDL are translated into Engineering solutions (Features and Functions of system are aligned)

  • Gathering data on relevant SDSs required for the SV engineered features

  • Supporting technology reviews to develop alternative EDS solutions

  • Monitoring Field Conversions impacting SV Electrical options.

  • Investigating better solutions for Continuous improvement

  • Planning and supporting the testing of the engineered features

  • Performing system level verification and validation and provide system level Sign Off.

  • Providing support to pre-production and launch events

  • Providing information to Body Equipment Mounting Manual electrical content

  Skills Preferred:

  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and a willingness to learn  

Experience Required:

  • Working within or experience of commercial vehicles and conversions

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience working in electrical distribution systems environment working with automotive wiring design and development

  • Experience of 2D design tool for wiring drawing

  • Experience working with customers

  Experience Preferred:

  • Experience in a workshop/hands on environment

  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment

  Education Required:

  • Ideally engineering degree in electrical field but open to other qualifications if experience/skill set is suitable

Education Preferred:

  • Degree in wiring/electrical or equivalent discipline