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Coventry, GB

System Engineer

System Engineer  –  GAYDON, UK

Company Overview


Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, enables superior in-vehicle experiences for consumers around the world. Our diverse team of talented employees in 39 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability. Lear is Making every drive better™ by providing the technology for safer, smarter, and more comfortable journeys. Lear, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, serves every major automaker in the world and ranks #166 on the Fortune 500. Further information about Lear is available at, or follow us on Twitter @LearCorporation


Role overview:

An Electrical Distributions System Engineer you will be responsible for the design, development and delivery of EDS circuits, including prototype build support and plant launch, you will be able to understand technical specifications and circuit SDS requirements and present status of commodity at senior reviews and be the customer interface for technical questions.

This position will be based in Gaydon, UK.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Create and maintain electrical schematics utilizing ECAD Capital mentor graphics tool
  • Collect and check electrical systems / device transmittal from customer or suppliers
  • Create engineering data to support the creation of Harness drawings.
  • Investigate the incorporation of new / existing circuitry into EDS systems.
  • Prepare EDS Systems electrical schematics and engineering change documentation using Customer tools and Lear systems
  • Define power / ground requirement.
  • Check harness drawings during release process to ensure accuracy of systems design.
  • Support customer compatibility reviews
  • Study any complexity effects of proposed or given design changes, internally or from the customer.
  • Support harness design reviews, prototype builds and test boards for EDS system issues.


Key skills and Qualifications:

  • Degree in electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Experience of circuits design using ECAD tools using Mentor graphics capital tool (Logical, Integrator and XC).
  • Experience of working with design of vehicle electrical systems
  • Ability to read and understand vehicle wiring harness drawings and schematics.
  • Knowledge of vehicle electrical/electronic system function
  • Be an effective communicator demonstrating highly developed interpersonal and negotiation skills