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Technical Specialist - ADAS and Highly Automated Driving

Technical Specialist - ADAS and Highly Automated Driving

Job Title: Technical Specialist - ADAS and Highly Automated Driving
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warwickshire
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JW4241
Contact Name: Jonathan Webb
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2018 17:00

Job Description

Technical Specialist - ADAS and Highly Automated Driving 

Location: Gaydon

Job Purpose:
To Deliver specialist support for ADAS and highly automated driving development and delivery, focusing on systems development, systems architecture and validation, with aim of developing state of the art performance 

Key Responsibilities and Tasks
•To bring and maintain a contemporary international competency in Active Safety and Driver Assistance systems (such as AEB, ACC, Lane keep assist, Traffic Jam Assist etc)
•Be a key knowledge holder for ADAS systems within the company
•To contribute to long term ADAS and highly automated driving strategy development and tactical feature deployment across vehicle lines
•To coordinate and lead active safety and ADAS unique future feature and systems development activities
•The definition and development of future ADAS and highly automated vehicle systems architecture requirements to support future E/E architecture definition
•To support company R&D studies and PoC programmes and to lead governmental funding opportunities and applications
•To develop and maintain relationships with key supplier partners, technology providers and external systems and SW service providers
•To help develop and refine active safety / highly automated vehicle subsystem target/requirements definition, development and cascade
•To support pre-concept work and archetype development on production models

Qualifications and Experience
•Good relevant Engineering degree (or equivalent) minimum 2.1
•Masters or PhD in relevant engineering (or equivalent)
•Excellent knowledge of Active Safety related regulations and validation procedures
•Extensive experience in ADAS development
•Proven track record of achievement within Active Safety / ADAS development and delivery
•Understanding of the principals of Functional Safety (ISO26262)
•Good understanding of highly automated driving systems architecture and sensor requirements
•Experience with vehicle and systems architectures (CAN/Flex-ray/Ethernet)
•Experience of using typical development tools such as Vector, CANoe, physical targets and simulation tools
•Intuitive knowledge of fundamental engineering theory
•Excellent IT skills and working knowledge of MS word/Excel etc
•Excellent problem-solving abilities
•Excellent communication skills and ability to influence at all levels of organisation
•Self-starting and self-motivated
•Excellent organisational skills
•Able to learn quickly and integrate into a successful and dynamic team
•Full UK Drivers Licence and flexibility to travel in UK and overseas