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Electrical Design Engineer

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Would you like to work for a business that offers a different challenge every day, where you will be working on some of the most technically advanced systems on the market?

We are looking for two electrical design engineers to work on the electrical design of full, new vehicle / machine schematic design (12/24V circuits) from concept through to production.

Your Role: Electrical Design Engineer:

* You will work on creating and implementing new and fresh ideas for vehicle/machine electrical systems architecture and 2D wire harnesses from concept to production including schematic design, development, validation and design release.

* Provide technical input into 3D harness design and support for prototype builds, including fault finding on machines at the main site in Germany

* Identify suitable electrical/electronic components to be used within E&E sub systems and support EMC testing of the machines.

Skills: Electrical Design Engineer:

To be successful in this position you will need a broad range of electrical and electronic design skills to understand and develop electrical systems architecture with a good understanding of harness CAD packages, fuse allocation, wire sizing and low voltage DC circuits.

More skills: Electrical Design Engineer:

* HNC or Degree level in electrical engineering, electronics or similar

* Proven industry knowledge across Automotive, Off-highway machinery, Aerospace, Rolling Stock, industrial machinery, automation, building services, medical devices etc

* Demonstrates ability to take responsibility for the design/development of Electrical and Electronic subsystems – From concept through test and into manufacture

* Usage of industry standard Electrical CAD packages – Zuken, VeSys, Catia, Solidworks, AutoCAD Electrical with the aptitude to learn

* Good communication skills both written and verbal to offer positive contributions in design meetings, to clients and across the business groups

* Ability to work as part of a Global team interacting with engineers at other sites as well as external suppliers and test facilities

* Enthusiastic, passionate and creative attitude to engineering and self-learning. This company is willing to train and develop a graduate electrical design engineer who is willing to learn

Beneficial skills: Electrical Design Engineer:

* Understanding of EV (Electric Vehicle) components/wiring preferable

* Knowledge of J1939 CAN standards

* Experience in design for EMC

Our client offers flexible working, a competitive salary, pension scheme and opportunities exist for personal development and career progression. They are commutable from Hinckley, Nuneaton, Coventry, Leicester, Tamworth and East Birmingham

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