Lead Systems Engineer

Recruiter
Tata Technologies Europe Ltd
Location
Peterborough
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Freelance
At Tata Technologies we make product development dreams a reality by designing, engineering and validating the products of tomorrow for the world's leading manufacturers. Due to our continued growth we are now recruiting for a Lead Systems Engineer to be based at our customer's office in Peterborough.

Our Engineering Research and Development department (ER&D) is a fast growing function within Tata Technologies Limited that is assembled to work on exciting projects globally for multiple customers. It comprises highly specialized engineers across Automotive, Aerospace and Industrial Heavy Machinery.

The Role:

Project Engineer\lead for delivery of electrical and electronic control system integration. Required to define on-vehicle electrical architectures, integration of communication networks and electrical distribution systems. Specific focus on the management of Electrical and control Attributes. You will provide leadership and technical expertise in your area. The role would suit an ambitious engineer ready for the challenge and responsibility of leading their own system delivery activity.

Area of Responsibility

- Perform the development, delivery and validation of engine control systems including tasks of: - system design,
- component selection,
- Electronic control module Input and output (I/O) definition and pinouts,
- Coordination of system test plans
- Involvement in systems FMEA's

- Perform the above tasks on New technology (NTI) developments and New Product Introduction (NPI) development.
- Work with process partner teams to gather, develop and document control system requirements
- Coordinate individual workflow of developments based on the relative priorities of customer's needs.
- Participate in system FMEAs and related validation activity
- Monitor legacy system issues and lead the timely resolution of them.

- Adapt and develop system development processes
- For lead positions be able to communicate clearly, plan and organise work activities.

Knowledge / Experience

- This role would be an ideal next step for a candidate on an engineering career path who has already gained experience in a Electronic systems technical role.

Essential

- Degree in Electronics/Electrical, Mechatronics, Mechanical, Software or Automotive Engineering.
- Able to anticipate, translate and develop customer requirements into tangible feature developments
- Understanding of control system elements (sensors, actuators, controllers)
- Understanding of engine control related aspects of engine subsystems ( eg fuel, air system, after treatment)
- Able to actively participate in system FMEAs and related validation activities.
- Ability to build relationships and influence customers
- Experience of electronic control system development and the related New Product Introduction processes

Desirable

- Experience of appropriate industry certification requirements and process, particularly related to control systems
- Experience of working directly with development partners
- Experience of communication standards including J1939 datalinks
- Familiarity with dSPACE HiL testers or equivalent
- Familiarity with Systems Engineering requirements management tools

In return for bringing your expertise to our business we offer a competitive salary along with excellent benefits including:

- Pension Scheme - We match employee contribution up to 5% of salary
- 25 Days' Holiday
- Private Health Care
- Tata Jaguar Land Rover Privilege Scheme - up to 20% of new JLR vehicles
- Group Income Protection
- Health Assured - Employee Assistance Program
- Group Life Assurance
- Childcare Vouchers
- Health Shield - Private Health Cash Plan
- Free Parking

If you are passionate about bringing innovation to the projects you work on and want to join a global company, then this is the place for you.

Tata Technologies: Make it real. Make it Better.

TATA Technologies would like to thank all applicants for their interest, each application will be reviewed against the set criteria for the role. We would like to advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted. If you do not hear from us within 10 working days following the closing date it will mean that unfortunately your application has not been successful. We will however retain your details for any suitable future opportunities.

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