Lead Engineer – Alternative Energy

Position description

Lead Engineer – Alternative Energy


Strong automotive vehicle electrical systems

Based in the Guildford area

Permanent vacancies

Competitive salary on offer

25/27 days holiday and 5% pension

Mon-Fri, early finish Friday


My client is a global engineering business providing Specialist Vehicles to nation’s worldwide. They have a growing order book and world class manufacturing facilities helping them to generate new business and provide a market leading product. They are seeking an experienced Lead Engineer to design, develop, verify and maintain system designs to meet customer expectations and business requirements.


Lead Engineer – the successful Lead Engineer will be responsible for:

·         Evaluating EV and Hybrid systems, providing technical input into areas such as Mechanical, Electrical, Software

·         Supporting the development of Electric and Electronic architectures, driving work packages to meet supplier approvals

·         Validation of the Hybrid/EV systems and the other subsystems

·         Lead the support of NPI within the UK and international sites, managing issues through to closure


Lead Engineer - Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

·         Engineering Degree or equivalent experience in relevant subject

·         Experience with High Voltage energy storage systems or components

·         Experience within system integration, testing & validation of electric powertrain components such as power electronics, convertors or batteries

·         Experience within Battery Electric Vehicles, Hybrid Electric Vehicles or Range Extended Electric Vehicles

·         Strong understanding of vehicle electrical systems


Lead Engineer - Personal Attributes:

·         Active interest in vehicle-based technologies and developments.

·         The ability to communicate at all levels.

·         Good team player who can lead others.

·         Able to work without supervision under own initiative.

·         Strives for continuous improvement.

·         Take personal ownership in delivering projects from cradle to grave.

·         Willingness to travel and support UK and international projects.


Lead Engineer – Company benefits

·         25/27 days holiday

·         5% Pension

·         37.5 hours a week

·         Permanent

Owen Daniels Consultancy

Tel: 01276 300100
Fax: 01276 300125
E-mail: office@owendaniels.co.uk

Owen Daniels Consultancy Ltd
4b Victoria Avenue, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3HX
Company No: 07783092
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