7 months ago
WE ARE NOW RECRUITING FOR 2019 INTAKE
Nissan has one of the most comprehensive European presences of any overseas manufacturer, employing more than 17,000 staff across locally-based Design, Research & Development, Manufacturing, Logistics, Purchasing and Sales & Marketing operations. Total production in the UK alone is now over 9 million vehicles including award-winning crossovers, commercial vehicles and the Nissan LEAF, the world’s most popular electric vehicle.
We are an aspiring organisation, and we are looking for equally bold and creative Industrial Placement to join our dynamic Electrical and Electronics team. Nissan is positioned to become the most desirable Asian brand in Europe, and we need your help to get there.
We are seeking for a candidate to be based at Nissan Technical Centre Europe, Cranfield to support the application and integration of electrical and electronic systems to Nissan European vehicle projects.
Main Tasks & Responsibilities
Capture of requirements, the creation of high-level specifications, liaison with other Alliance R&D Centres, the management of suppliers and the adoption of parts in our European and Russian production plants.
Validating the logic and functional operation of electrical systems on the vehicle against Nissan specifications and regulatory requirements.
Reporting of electrical concerns into project reviews.
Support the creation of test specifications to ensure full validation of the electrical systems
Cross functional working with plant quality and engineering teams to ensure early response to concerns.
Support Development of test and simulation tools to support future validations of new technologies
Supplier management, running our weekly progress meetings
Team cost reduction management and reporting
Supporting new projects as required
Supporting day to day activities of the team
Background and Experience
2nd year student, currently studying an Electrical and/or Electronic degree that allows you to partake in an industrial placement year
High level of PC knowledge
Advanced numerical skills
26 days annual leave + bank holidays
Discretionary UEFA match tickets
Free on-site parking
Sports and Social committee
Paid overtime at 1.5x hourly rate
Working hours: Mon-Thurs 8am-5pm, Fri 8am-1:20pm
Cranfield Bedfordshire United Kingdom