Our client specializes in providing engineering solutions in the automotive industry specifically their sister company and other clients in the USA. They have job opportunities available both here in Durbanville as well as in the USA.
Our client is seeking to employ an Electrical Design Engineer to be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining the bill of materials of their product in order to meet customer requirements. This includes the design, development, verification, validation, production release and support of all components and subsystems.
Qualification required: B Tech / B Sc / B Eng Degree in Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering (completed)
Experience: 2+ years experience in electrical design
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Prepare Schematic design and Harness drawings of automotive electrical wiring
Creating all parts, assemblies and assembly instructions
Preparing specifications and DFMEA’s for custom – made and specialty controls; e.g. Instrumentation, Lighting, etc.
Software compilation to ensure all customer requirements and functions integrate with the completed product
Prepare and maintain bills of materials (BOM’s) engineering part lists (EPL’s) and documentation
Provide creative and technically feasible solutions for cost savings, service issues, and product improvements. Provide design solutions for customer work orders and change requests. Interface with materials and purchasing on new part design and sourcing.
Interface with Analysis, Test, and Manufacturing Engineering to determine the most effective and economical use of materials and manufacturing processes.
Compilation of User and Service manuals
Hands-on build of prototype products at Customer facility venue
Please note the successful candidate must be willing to travel abroad and/or to work abroad on a contract basis and must be in posession of a valid passport with no restrictions.