Engineer (Electrical) Vehicle Conversions

Up to 40000.00 GBP Annual
28 Nov 2016
14 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Encore Technical Solutions (Automotive, Engineering & Technical Recruitment) are currently recruiting for an Engineer (Electrical) Vehicle Conversions in Bedfordshire

Job Description For Vacancy No: 226379B

Consultant: Mike Bryan

Company Profile: Our client is Europe's leading automotive test and development centre.

Job Location: Bedfordshire

Job Position: Engineer (Electrical) Vehicle Conversions

Job Status: Permanent

Essential Skills, Experience & Qualifications:

Educated to degree level or equivalent in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

Automotive electrical engineering to vehicle manufacturer quality standards.

Experienced in electrical CAD for harness design preferably in Vesys.

Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems and networks, legislative requirements and equipment supplier capabilities.

PC skills including, but not limited to Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Excellent time management and organisational skills.

Excellent communication skills with the ability to persuade and influence at all levels.

Problem solving and innovation.

Ability to work under pressure to short deadlines.

Results orientated.

Flexible approach to working hours.

Strong team player.

Resourceful and self sufficient.

An agent for change, establishing, driving and embracing industry best practice.

Job Description: Engineer and design solutions covering a broad range of integration and conversion projects.


Design and engineer integration solutions and automotive upgrades on a range of vehicles including passenger cars, light commercial vehicles, trucks and buses.

Work with other engineering specialists (Mechanical, software, production) to provide automotive conversion services to our clients.

Consider both technical and commercial aspects for new programmes and projects.

Support the Business Development team in new business acquisition, attending meetings where required to win new business.

Ensure product design reflects the volume and pricing of the proposed product or service.

Liaise with suppliers to ensure their adherence to and compliance with quality standards.

Ensure that the Bill of Materials are kept up to date and that discrepancies and modifications are fed back via the Engineering Change Meeting.

Ensure your compliance with the systems and procedures in place.

Act in accordance with the behaviours for our client's staff at all times