EDS Routing & Package Engineer

40000.00 - 46000.00 GBP Annual + Pension, Private Health & More
09 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: EDS Routing & Package Engineer
Location: Basildon, Essex (Ford)
Term: Permanent
Remuneration: to GBP46K pa & Full Benefits

Our Client, a global major Tier 1 Automotive company specialising in the supply of high technology electronic modules, instrumentation and wiring harness systems, seek an experienced Harness Routing and Package Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis as a "resident" to be based in Basildon, Essex. Offering superb long term career prospects, this role is offering a competitive (albeit negotiable) basic salary, and full benefits package. The role is to be recruited with immediate effect.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the main responsibilities of this role will see you designing the routing and packaging of wiring harnesses.

Additional responsibilities in detail will include:
Routing and Packaging of Wiring Harnesses and Components:
-Design / Engineer conceptual routings and package for EDS
-EDS Package investigations using Ford Teamcentre and Digibuck to verify that customer specifications have been fulfilled (SDS, MES)
-Provide designs that achieve customer time and cost targets
-Update and drive EDS package issues to closure, using Ford E2KS DPA tools
-Represent EDS routing designs in customer package meetings
-Resolve EDS package issues by interfacing with other vehicle commodities
-Ensure design meets customer manufacturing and service requirements, including the use of Ford E2Ks DPA tools
-Ensure the wiring harnesses can be assembled into the vehicle (DFM/DFA)
-Interface at all levels to the customer and internally to progress and agree EDS routing and package designs
-Agree on and implement design changes according to the change management procedure
-Interface to Harness Design Engineers and CAD engineers to achieve the above

-On-site development support at the customer's locations in the UK and abroad where required to support design development
-Support Harness product design reviews at harness prototype and manufacturing plants
-Support supplier and customer prototype and serial production builds

Qualifications and Experience ideally required:
-Should ideally be educated to Degree level in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Automotive Engineering, or possess equivalent relevant experience.
-Should have solid experience in the design and development of vehicle wiring harnesses/looms.
-Should ideally have knowledge of 3D Design and FORD C3P / TCe processes.
-Must be flexible for occasional Worldwide travel and be eligible to work within the UK.
-Must be fluent in English. Any knowledge of additional languages like German, Turkish and/or Bulgarian useful, but not essential.

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