EDS Engineer

EDS Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a EDS Engineer to join our team.


  • Provide the design expertise ensuring best practice solutions required to achieve all programme EDS design deliverables;
  • Identify and immediately report any major roadblocks to your line management with a recommended course of action;
  • Work to project-timing plans for communication to customer;
  • Support all testing activities;
  • To carry out concept design studies utilising CAE tools and physical bucks;
  • Support APQP activities where required;
  • Measure and report progress clearly and effectively against the project plan;
  • Carry out and participate on site evaluation of product at vehicle assembly plants;
  • Obtain, implement specifications Measurement and reporting of progress against the project plan;
  • Be responsible for receiving, monitoring and providing customer responses and actions;
  • Prepare accurate & timely Harness drawings for release into customers system and 1st tier plants;
  • Prepare and deliver technical presentations to customer;
  • Manage any project deviations.


  • Working knowledge of GPMS, DVP, FMEA and APQP;
  • Fluent in English language;
  • Very good communication skills combined with a high degree of self-motivation and self-confidence are absolutely necessary;
  • Must be able to use own initiative and happy to make decisions;
  • Full UK driving licence;
  • High degree of functional and time-related flexibility is essential;
  • Previous systems experience of WERS, AIMS and ECR’s;
  • Vehicle assembly process, especially EDS related aspects;
  • EDS manufacturing experience combined with DFM;
  • Right to work in the UK – Valid Passport;
  • Conversant with quality systems such as Q1, QS9000 & TS 16949;
  • Team Centre trained and qualified;
  • Positive attitude with a good ability to deal with work pressure and overcoming challenges, while maintaining ownership of issues;
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook;
  • Prior practical design experience with a 1st tier EDS supplier.