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Electrical & Electronics Engineer

LocationDubai, Dubai, Middle East PP Adecco

Job typeSpecialist

Date2018-10-30

CategoryEngineering and Technical




Electrical & Electronics Engineer


Position Details
  • Validate new and future electrical and electronics hardware, software, content and in-cycle revisions. Obtain market sign off as required for new feature content and/or functionality.
  • Evaluate current upper body electronics systems to assess performance versus standard and capture unique error states. Test, analyze and communicate component and system quality performance concerns to lead electrical engineering department. Lead root cause analysis, reiterative solution testing and final validation.
  • Lead Interface with Ford Customer Service Division, Quality and Ford Dealers on diagnosis and resolution of existing electrical product concerns to reduce Things Gone Wrong (TGW)/Warranty and improve solution release timing.
  • Re-translate modules with displays (such as the Arabic Clusters) as necessary for vehicles requiring compliance with GSO Arabic requirement
  • Organize clinics / studies for validating translation accuracy and language structure
  • Establish and manage in-market electrical test equipment and tools, including Clusters, Centre Stacks, Heads up Displays and Radio’s
  • Lead benchmark competitors and provide results showcasing Ford versus competitors, identifying opportunities for improvement and areas for cost reduction.
  • Support planning, coordination and management of annual in-market vehicle test drives.

Performance Measures/ Success Criteria 
  • Meet MEA GQRS TGW and Customer Satisfaction Improvement Target
  • Reduce diagnosis time and improve efficiency of existing product concern resolution for Middle East and Africa Markets
  • Delivery of MEA Vehicle Programs on time without Quality Job 1 issues
  • Update corporate knowledge and prevent recurrence measures to address MEA systemic issues
  • Present benchmark results showcasing Ford versus competitors, identifying opportunities for  improvement and areas for cost reduction

Knowledge & Skills
 
  • Vehicle Electrical Engineering knowledge with good understanding of components and systems, and their interaction and effect on vehicle attributes
  • Knowledge of attribute target setting
  • Proven capability to identify root cause and implement service and production corrective actions 
  • Exceptional report and presentation writing skills intended for Engineering Management with extensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint and Word
  • Knowledge and capability for multi-system optimization to achieve quality, weight, function & cost.
  • Self-directed with strong ability to support wide variety of projects with limited resources
  • Tech savviness and the ability to learn and develop software tool skills through online tutorials, self-taught courses, immersion and on the job training
  • Proven ability and flexibility to quickly adapt to 'new' situations and work with delivery team to transition through change
  • Ability to drive performance through clear communication of objectives and measurement of achievements and results
  • Ability to understand problems and situations by systematically breaking them down, assessing, interpreting and thinking through options, and prioritizing alternatives
  • Team player with strong collaborative decision making skills
  • A bias for action and thinking and acting ahead of time, actively influencing events rather than passively accepting
  • Knowledge of vehicle communication network basics (CAN, LIN)
  • Proven strong organizational and time management skills necessary for issue communication, tracking and escalation to meet production timing

Qualification
  • Excellent communication skills in Arabic and English (mandatory)
  • Minimum two years of automotive engineering experience is desirable or minimum five years of vehicle after sales technical experience. 
  • Bachelors in Engineering required, MSc desirable
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