Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers with an annual sales volume of approx. 9 billion Euros.
In our family-owned company people with various cultural backgrounds work together closely and trustfully. With their ideas and great dedication they contribute to our company’s success.
EDS CAD Harness Design Engineer
Ref.No.: YELC-2019-121 & YELC-2019-114 | Coventry
We are currently recruiting for 2 permanent EDS CAD Harness Design Engineer’s
to be based in our Coventry office and the Customer site.
The main focus of the role is to provide the design interface between first tier and OEM automotive engineering centres based in UK. Working as part of a team of design engineers in the collection & assimilation of data to enable electrical distribution systems (EDS) to be designed, verified and validated whilst ensuring customer satisfaction throughout.
Designing 3D routing of Electrical Harnesses safely and securely
Working to Yazaki and the customer requirements/standards
Provide the design expertise required to achieve all programme EDS design deliverables
Conducting, analysing and reporting
concept design studies to the customer
Releasing 3D CAD/Drawings into the customer system
Supporting on site evaluation of physical products at the vehicle assembly plants.
Support design verification testing activities
Prepare and deliver technical presentations to customer
Working to project deliverables according to the timing plan
Measure and report progress clearly and effectively
Attending customer and internal team meetings
University Degree in Mechanical, Electrical and Motorsport Engineering
Previous proven practical Harness EDS design experience
Working knowledge of the automotive product life cycle
Previous proven experience /certification of Catia V5 Software
Previous proven experience using electrical workbench
JLR Team Centre/Digital Buck trained and qualified (Desirable)
Vehicle assembly process, especially EDS related aspects
Working knowledge of DFMEA
Working knowledge of 3D Checks for design verification process
EDS manufacturing experience (Desirable)
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Projects
Very good communication skills combined with a high degree of self-motivation and self-confidence
Must be able to use own initiative and working as a part of a team
Positive attitude with a good ability to deal with work pressure and overcoming challenges, while maintaining ownership of issues.
Well-developed analytical ability with a passion for solving problems or initiating improvements.
Ability to manage deadline expectations, be able to report, progress and flag areas of concern
Fluent in English language
Full UK or equivalent Driving Licence
Right to work in the UK – Valid Passport
Please note that Yazaki do not offer work permits, visas or sponsorships
Efficient working style and structured approached to keep track of everything within a dynamic working environment.
A self-starter, motivated and driven person that can balance between being hands-on and have a strategic vision.
Capable of addressing and processing complex issues and act professionally, as well as results-oriented.
Able to embrace in working in a diverse and multicultural environment
Project Management skills
Strong analytical skills
The successful applicant will be offered an attractive reward package and continuous personal development within a global leading organisation.
BUPA Private Healthcare including Medical cash plan
25 Holidays (Plus the bank holidays)
Training and Development Opportunities
Rewards and benefits schemes
If this is the career that you have been searching for please apply via our application portal indicating the above mentioned reference code.
Please note that due to the excessive number of applications we are unable to respond to all, if you do not receive any correspondence in the first 2 weeks unfortunately you have not been selected for the selection process therefore we wish you all the success in finding the right career for you.
We wish you all the success in your application