Connected Car TCU Design & Application Engineer - 370

  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technology

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £24.48 - 28.18 per hour

  • Contact:

    Stuart Graydon

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Working for a major automotive manufacturer in Bedford, the Connected Car TCU Design & Application Engineer will be implementing on-board telematic systems for new vehicles.

Job Duration – 12 months rolling

39 core working hours Mon-Thurs 8am-5pm, Fri 8am-1.20pm

Pay Rate: £24.48/hour plus time and a half overtime after 39 hours at £36.72/hour. Salary equivalent £49-50,000 p/a



  • Implementation of on-board telematics systems for vehicles manufactured in Europe and Russia.
  • Generation and release of TCU configuration data for European & Russian vehicles
  • Managing Tier 1 suppliers to deliver products to Quality, Cost & Timing targets.
  • Coordination of in house and supplier TCU validation to Nissan design standards ahead of new SW releases
  • Collaboration with Off Board Connected Car team, test teams (both on board and off board) and customer orientated engineering team to confirm system performance for remote commands
  • Collaborate with Sales and Marketing teams to ensure technical solution supports business objectives & with purchasing team to support sourcing and cost definition/reduction tasks.
  • Collaborate with related engineering sections to ensure all system components are packaged and connected correctly to meet all system design and regulation requirements.
  • Status reporting to management at all levels.


Qualifications/Skills Required:

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications, System Engineering or related.
  • 2+ years experience of vehicle development with an OEM, MNO or Tier 1
  • Experience delivering automotive electronic systems and features
  • Experience of BOM management, component, and configuration release