Electric Vehicle Senior Electric System Engineer

Company: Morris Commercial Ltd

Location: Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 2QU

Website: www.morris-commercial.com

About Morris Commercial Ltd:

Morris Commercial Ltd, www.morris-commercial.com, is a UK-based automotive engineering and manufacturing start-up with innovation as its core value and a vision of creating desirable carbon neutral transport. Morris Commercial set to revive the historic British Icon Morris Commercial with state of art technology, zero emission, full battery electric and complete newly engineered vehicles and with timeless iconic original Morris Commercial design heritage and beautiful British craftsmanship. we are seeking for a dynamic and highly motivated individual with extensive experience and proven track record in vehicle electric system engineering preferably with particularly with electric vehicles as Lead Electric Engineer. The successful candidate must be passionate about automobiles with high believes in the future of the electric vehicles and sustainability.

Position Overview:

As the Lead Electric Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in spearheading the development of our full electric propulsion system, encompassing both High Voltage (HV) and Low Voltage (LV) components, and drive the integration of these systems. The ideal candidate will have extensive vehicle electric engineering experience and a comprehensive understanding of electric vehicle systems architect, strong leadership and supplier management skill with a proven track record in developing and integrating electric propulsion systems.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design and development of the overall electric propulsion system architecture for Morris JE. Oversee supplier development and deliveries. Responsible for electric system development from concept to prototype build, certification to job 1
  • Provide technical expertise to define the vehicle electrical system architecture, specifications, and technical requirements for the entire electric propulsion system, including power electronics, motor control, battery management, and all related sub systems.
  • Work closely with multiple disciplines in the Engineering team and suppliers in the development of innovative solutions for electric vehicle propulsion and the integration of both High Voltage (HV) and Low Voltage (LV) components, ensuring seamless communication and functionality between systems.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including mechanical design, software engineering and vehicle integration, to ensure a holistic approach to system development.
  • Develop and execute test plans to validate the electrical systems. Ensure that the electrical propulsion system meets all relevant safety, environmental, and regulatory standards.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve electrical issues during development and testing. Continuously analyse and optimise the performance of the electric propulsion system for efficiency, range, and overall vehicle performance.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends, emerging technologies, and best practices to drive innovation in the EV development.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree or equivalent qualifications in electrical/electronics engineering or a related field
  • Proven experience with a minimum 8 years in electric vehicle system architecture and development.
  •  Technical proficiency and comprehensive understanding of electric propulsion systems including HV and LV components.
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to deliver results within specified timelines.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage supplier relationships and ensure timely delivery of quality components.
  • Innovative mindset with a passion for innovation and a commitment to pushing the boundaries of electric vehicle technologies.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on precision and accuracy in design work.
  • Software capability will be an advantage.

Personal Attributes:

  • Professional, credible and responsible.
  • Demonstrates great drive to achieve outstanding results and highest standards.
  • Resilient and adaptable to change.
  • Passionate about the environment and having a strong belief in the electric revolution in the automotive industry.
  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends as required.
  • Willing to travel and attend meetings and suppliers in the UK and overseas.
  • Able to maintain highest level of confidentiality in all aspect of work.

Application Process:

If you are a visionary Electrical engineer with a proven track record in the electric vehicle system architecture and development, and you are excited about leading the charge in creating cutting-edge electric vehicles, we invite you to submit your resume and a cover letter to JE@morris-commercial.com  clearly outlining your relevant experience and how it aligns with the specified qualifications. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Morris Commercial Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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