We believe in creating an environment where our placement student really can learn by doing during their time with us and where they are given their own areas of responsibilities from the start. That’s why our experts treat you as part of the team from day one, encourage you to bring your own ideas to the table – and give you the opportunity to really show what you can do.
What would you think? Apply now.
What will you be doing?
Design/Develop Engineering Concepts for One-Off customer vehicles, Collection vehicles and Aftermarket Accessories.
Prototype Microprocessor Hardware construction (e.g. Arduino) and Software development
Power management, Harness system design and development
Innovation project investigations with experimentation of new technologies and methods
Generating project timing plans, parts lists, risk assessments (DFMEA) and Design Verification Plans (DVP’s)
Coordinate discussions with Technical specialists (UK and Germany) and agree appropriate Verification and Homologation testing requirements for Bespoke Engineering developments.
Organise Prototype parts manufacture and verification to agreed DVP
Qualifications and Experience
Studying towards a 2:2 Degree in Electrical Engineering (BEng, MSc)
Self-motivated individual with good interpersonal skills
Good organisational, planning and communication skills
Fluent spoken English is essential. German language would be advantageous
Broad material knowledge, both Automotive and high end products.
Why choose us?
Great Pay – A competitive annual salary of £18,500, 26 days' holiday (pro rata to your contract) and a pension scheme as well as a subsided on-site restaurant.
Rewarding Work-Life Balance – Contracted working hours are 40 hours a week, Monday - Friday helping you develop a fulfilling work-life balance.
Exciting Additional Benefits - Throughout your placement you will be supported by our experts and many fellow students and have the opportunity to enjoy other employee benefits.
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