Senior Systems Engineer Climate and Thermal Electronics
The Senior Systems Engineer Climate & Thermal Electronics will be:
Responsible for the integration of Climate and Thermal electronics systems from concept to production
Responsible for HV Coolant Heater and HV Compressor Software and Electronics requirements definition
Responsible for software development, verification, and validation in conjunction with the Software team
Support the Chassis component team in the delivery of electrical and electrical systems requirements.
Lead the technical discussions with suppliers, internal cross-functional teams, and partner OEM
Support and management of our partner OEM and Tier 1 suppliers for donor technology, new/modified designs, system calibration validation and certification
Define and manage legal requirements and certification activities for Thermal and Climate Electronics systems
Cross-function leadership and overall system integrator role between Electrical and Chassis Function Groups
Lead and co-ordinate system reviews, calibration, and verification & validation activities throughout the development lifecycle
Issue management support, from problem identification through to introduction of final countermeasure using company issue management system
Provision of information, support, and training to Manufacturing and Service departments
Preparation of reports and feedback to the technical and project management teams
Support prototype builds, validation (component, system & vehicle) and launch
Demonstrable experience (5+ years) of Climate and Thermal electronics at a systems level, specifically in either HV Coolant Heaters or HV Compressors
Experience of Software test and validation preferred
Experience of ECU design an advantage
Should have experience of the full product lifecycle, from concept through to vehicle launch
Experience of Automotive product development systems (VPDS, FPDS, GPDS, NPDS)
Practical experience of vehicle electrical architectures based upon Ethernet, CAN, LIN and Flexray
Practical experience of diagnostic software tools and Measurement and Calibration tools
Experience of delivering electrical systems in accordance with EMC requirements
Understanding of Functional Safety and safety analysis techniques (HARA, FMEA, FTA)
Understanding of Cyber Security requirements and principles
Excellent communication and co-ordination skills - at ease coordinating a team of engineers and suppliers.
Flexible, enthusiastic, and methodical individual who is self-motivated, able to work well under own initiative and remain focused under pressure
Ability to prioritise workload & manage external inputs/requests without supervision
Willing to take responsibility and make decisions based on best judgement where data is not available
Genuine interest in making efficient, sustainable products
Electrical, Electronic Systems, Electro-mechanical, Automotive, or similar honors engineering degree. Other recognized engineering qualifications combined with relevant significant experience may be considered
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