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Connected Car TCU Design & Application Engineer

  • Location: Cranfield
  • Salary: £0 - £24 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Non-core sector
  • Contact: Dannielle Riley
  • Contact Email: dannielle.riley@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 23 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 1038649
Connected Car TCU Design & Application Engineer

We are NRL, are recruiting for a Connected Car TCU Design & Application Engineer on behalf of our client in the Automotive sector. The role is to start ASAP until June 2022.

Key Responsibilities:

• Implementation of on-board telematics systems for all Nissan vehicles manufactured in Europe and Russia.
• Generate and release Configuration data for TCU for Europe & Russian Vehciles
• Managing Tier 1 suppliers to deliver products to Quality, Cost & Timing targets.
• Coordination of in house and supplier validation of TCU to Nissan design standards ahead of new SW releases
• Collaboration with Off Board Connected Car team, test teams (both on board and off board) and customer orientated engineering team to confirm system performance for remote commands

What you will need:


• Have an understanding and experience of telematics system developments or similar
• Have relevant experience in automotive electrical and electronic development, over years or be able to demonstrate equivalent experience on a major development program, e.g. in aerospace, telecoms or similar.
• Have experience of managing Tier 1 suppliers in the development of a complex electronic product.
• Have good communication skills and be able to communicate effectively in a cross cultural and cross functional team.
• Self motivating and self-managing. Pro-active. Positive. Affable and energetic personality.
• Flexible regarding working practice and working hours.
• Understand Mechanical Engineering principles, electrical theory and the operation of electronic devices.
• Knowledge of software and hardware development.
• Be able to travel abroad, typically a few days to 2 weeks, but on rare occasions could be longer.
• Competent with PC applications. MS office, Image editing etc.