Hardware Design & Simulation Engineer

Job Type: Contract

Salary: Negotiable

Location – Fen End

Inside IR35

Aprox PAYE rate – £26.25p/h

Position Description:

Our client are looking for someone with the right skills to ensure hardware meets requirements. This would include:

  • Reviewing and Approving Test Plans and Results
  • DOORs, RTC and Compliance Matrix Management and Status
  • Provide process and technical support to HIL team (With hardware perspective)
  • Lead failure investigation analysis of current production and development ECUs
  • Manage ECU delivery to PPAP 6. Create and maintain a comprehensive evidence record.
  • Reviewing and approving supplier design analysis of electronic circuits, PCB layout and mechanical design.

Skills Required:

  • Electronic HW Design and Simulation Experience
  • Mechanical Design of Enclosures and Environmental Test Standards & EMC awareness including review and approval of test reports.
  • Software integration experience & Authoring Specifications and Requirements

Experience Required:

  • Electronics and electrical degree preferred.
  • Hands on experience in electronic hardware design, development & validation preferably in automotive industry.
  • Understanding of systems analysis and IC validation In-circuit Test development & test automation.
  • Knowledge of various electrical sensors (Analogue and Digital) Knowledge of CAN, SPI, Flexray
  • Knowledge of data logging and analysis Experience of production software development and delivery through all stages of the engineering development V cycle, from requirements to validation.
  • Experience with 32,16 and 8bits microcontrollers
  • Experience with Infineon Aurix, MPC55xx, HCS08 would be an advantage
  • Proficiency in using test equipment including, but not limited to, Canalyser, Canape, oscilloscope, digital logic analyser and other test equipment
  • Excellent problem solving and issue investigation skills.
  • Must be independently mobile across all sites with full UK driving license

Experience Preferred:

  • Electronics Engineering Degree preferred.
  • Understanding of Automotive Standards for Electrical, EMC and the Environment
  • Understanding of quality and robustness techniques and standards such as FMEA, P-Diagrams, noise factor analysis, and data analysis techniques
  • Prior automotive experience preferred
  • Experience of virtual test, component test and vehicle testing including proving ground environments
  • Component and system level issue investigations including appropriate problem solving and reporting tools (Six Sigma, 5D, Is / Is Not, Fault Tree etc)
  • Understanding of automotive networking, diagnostics and fault handling techniques, and related system development tools (CANalyzer, ASL, CANape, Corvus etc.)
  • Experience of safety critical systems including standards such as ISO26262, IEC61508 or similar.

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