EDS Systems Engineering Manager

EDS Systems Engineering Manager


Location – Basildon with the opportunity for Hybrid Working


About Us

Yazaki is a full systems supplier of wire harness, electrical, data products and solutions enabling vehicle electrification, connectivity, and autonomy integration. With approximately 250,000 employees in 45 countries, Yazaki is driving and optimizing vehicle electrification and power distribution architecture and developing advanced electric components for hybrid and full electric vehicles. For more information about Yazaki, visit www.yazaki-europe.com.


As a family-owned company, we at Yazaki put our employees first. Over the years, this has promoted a culture of trust and teamwork and defines us as a unique global company. This is the basis for our motto ‘One for All, All for One’.


We have an exciting opportunity to join Yazaki as an EDS Systems Engineering Manager on a permanent basis. 

In this role you will be responsible for managing the EDS Systems Team.


Overview of the Role

  • Manages a function that is directly responsible for providing the system engineering activities that allow the development to design wire harness distribution systems in line with Yazaki and the customer’s requirements
  • Lead and Develop the associated team members
  • Ensure engineering objectives are met and customer/supplier needs are fulfilled.
  • Responsible for the effectiveness and efficiency of the system design engineering function
  • Communicate and present to customers or suppliers (inside and outside Yazaki) at a management level
  • Take responsibility to decide any issues of management importance within authorized limits and drive decision making processes on higher levels where appropriate


About you

You will have experience in Systems (circuit design) Engineering and managing teams of people within the automotive industry.

Client facing experience is essential.


What we can offer you

  • 26 Holidays (Plus the bank holidays)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private Healthcare including Medical cash plan 
  • Life Assurance
  • Rewards and benefits schemes (Retail Discount/Cashback Scheme,etc)


At Yazaki, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability or other legally protected status or characteristic. Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship. 


We are looking forward to receiving your application and getting to know you. Please apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. We wish you all the success in your application! 


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