Engine Electronic Systems Engineer

Job Title: Engine Electronic Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newark
Salary: £28 - £31 per hour
Start Date: 2022-01-18
Reference: BH-500
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2022 15:06

Job Description

Would suit Electronic Validation, Integration & Development Engineer
Would also suit an Electronic Systems Engineer or Electronic Development Engineer with Automotive or Similar Vehicle Systems (Aircraft, Rail OR Similar Vehicle) experience


This will be working for a well-known, respected manufacturer


12 month initial contract, although this is highly likely to extend beyond


The Engine Systems Team is responsible for development and implementation of electrical and electronic control systems for the UK R&D Team.


The successful applicant for this position will be responsible for identifying, planning, coordinating and executing validation and support activities within the development of engine control systems.


Key Responsibilities:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working within an engineering team, resolve potential component, system and integration issues associated with new products or current product enhancements.
  • Take action on reported issues, working with cross functional teams to validate and implement potential solutions.
  • Record, analyse and communicate validation results and where required, work with the team to develop revised solutions to satisfy customer requirements
  • Provide Electronic system support to engine performance tests, engine development activities and production builds.
  • Support the triaging of reported component issues from customers, and work with suppliers on identifying root cause.
  • Monitor engine electronic system performance on test beds, reporting out regularly to the team on findings such as component issues or diagnostic error codes.

‘Must Have’ key skills and competencies for this role



  • Degree-qualified, or equivalent, Engineer with experience in the broad range of systems engineering activities involved in the development of Electronically controlled Engine, machine or automotive control systems.
  • 'Hands on', product experience in industry, ideally on engine, transmission or power systems.
  • Technical background in systems development, integration or validation (electronics or mechanical)
  • Experience with Electronic components, including 'fault finding' capability at a device and system level
  • Very good team and communication skills
  • Good initiative, self-starter who will proactively identify next steps for a given task.
  • Ability to build strong working relations, locally and with Global team members.
  • Provide focus on the customer and their needs.

'Desirable' skills and competencies for this role

• Vector CANape and CANalyzer experience

• FMEA experience


Will be largely based on site, as will need to work closely with other  people to bring onboard for new projects/initiatives.

We have pre-arranged interview dates & direct access to the manager who is hiring for this role.
If this role could be of interest, please apply & we can speak directly with the client about any specifics for your application, we will not just be submitting your details through a portal & waiting for a response.

This role is deemed inside IR35


£29 - £31 (FCSA Umbrella) paye is available also

Duration 12 months +, likely to extend beyond

Please apply for more details