Chief Electronics Engineer (Automotive)

Location: West Midlands, England
Salary: No information
Job Type: Permanent
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An exciting new permanent opportunity for a Chief Electronics Engineer to expand and develop a team from the West Midlands within a consultancy in the automotive sector owned by one of the largest automotive manufactures in the world.

They have a fantastic working environment with great benefits and work on exciting technology such as drive-lines, transmission systems, electrification, and many other projects depending on client requirements.

The purpose of this role is to lead the design and development of low-to-medium volume controllers for automotive application and support the expansion of the team and business.

The role

  • Lead the specification, design and development of complex electronics products for the automotive and off-highway sectors, mainly within Hybrid and EV niches
  • Hands-on technical role for design and development activities
  • Key involvement in defining ECU strategy within the organisation
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to a small and growing team of Electronics Engineers
  • Support the definition of the development processes that will satisfy robust automotive industry, customer and internal design standards
  • To take products from concept, through the full design life cycle, and participating in the successful production launch.

Required Experience

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in embedded controllers and electronic systems
  • Analogue and digital design, ideally with an automotive pedigree, with proven history of designing with automotive-qualified processors or equivalent, a variety of switch-mode power supplies and able to design a wide variety of I/O circuitry
  • Experience of taking complex electronics products into volume production
  • Experience of applicable processes e.g. ISO26262

If you have at least three of the key skills in this description I would be interested in speaking with you as it is comprehensible that you may not meet every requirement. I am also able to offer an excellent referral fee of up to £200 if you know anyone you believe may be suitable for this position!

Contact Sayed on 0121 616 5715

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