Lead Electrical Engineer – Arcola Energy

Arcola Energy
£40-45K dependent on experience
08 Feb 2019
10 Mar 2019

Job Description
Lead electrical design and project management from concept through to delivery of electrical and and associated subsystems for automotive and off-highway fuel-cell/battery hybrid power trains, ensuring all project requirements are fulfilled.

Responsible for technical management throughout project definition and delivery Working knowledge of mechanical considerations in drivetrain subsystems to enable whole-system design decisions. Delegation of tasks to design engineers as well as performing them yourself where necessary.

• Electrical design from concept stage through to production.
• Capturing functional, safety and compliance requirements of electrical components and subsystems
• Component selection and procurement
• Modifying existing designs to suit new requirements.
• Manage all electrical design activities within a project
• Manage bills of materials.
• Manage project technical risks.
• Electrical safety management
• Management of project schedule, scope, quality, budget within Arcola’s project model framework.
• Preparation of FMEAs and risk assessments.
• Work with Mechanical and Software teams to support effective whole system design
• Work with Quality and Compliance Manager to ensure designs meet codes, standards and regulations.
• Coordinate delegation of tasks to design engineers.
• Supporting other Arcola Energy activities where required.
• The position is based at Arcola’s office in London but some remote work at customer sites will be required.

Person Specification
• Good degree in Electrical Engineering or other related engineering discipline.
• Experienced in using software for electrical system design (e.g. Solidworks Electrical/DesignSpark)
• Experienced in development of DVPs and FMEAs.
• Experienced in development and implementation of test plans to validate designs.
• Experienced in project management.
• Strong understanding of electrical systems (batteries and BMS, electric machines, power electronics etc). Design, test, and production of systems comprising them.
• Willingness to work cross-functionally in the Arcola team.

Terms and Conditions
Salary: £40-45k dependent on experience
Hours: 40 hrs/week. 9.30am-6pm Monday to Friday with half-hour lunch break. Occasional evening and weekend working (TOIL system in operation)
Holidays: 28 days annual leave, including public holidays
Probation period: 3 months
Access: Arcola Energy is wheelchair accessible throughout
Benefits: Free tickets to Arcola Theatre shows (subject to availability)
Arcola staff discount on food and drink in café/bar

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