Automotive Network Engineer

Crewe, United Kingdom (UK), AKKA [2019-11507]

Field(s) of expertise
Information Technology Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Job type

About this job

AKKA UK are currently looking for a Junior to Mid level Automotive Project engineer with a vehicle network testing background to be a part of our main Automotive team based out of our Crewe office.

It’s no secret we are working alongside some of the UK’s most impressive Automotive brands, partnering up with innovative and luxury OEMs working alongside our customers to deliver excellence. This is your chance to join the team!


  • Plan, define and execute network test validation activities
  • Define Flexray validation tests to integrate into the current CAN and LIN test reports.
  • Execute the network tests on vehicles and/or LABCARs using Vector tools/CAN & Picoscopes/TTTech dataloggers to prove out network robustness
  • Work with EE_GE team (Networks/Diagnostics/Gateway/Energy Management) in order to facilitate quick resolution of network issues  during test events or test phases of the whole network and communication protocols with regards to EE_GE functions/validation requirements.
  • Fault finding on vehicle networks to prep the test properties or to investigate during the test time to quickly route out issues
  • Report test state to FM and Gateway/Networks/Diagnostics team to highlight concerns/issues in the standard test report format for each test at each BiL


  • Essential
    • Experience of CAN/Flexray/Lin/Ethernet/DoIP
    • Experience of Vehicle network testing
    • Ability to find faults on vehicle networks
    • Experience of working on Labcars using Vectors tools
    • 1-5 Years experience working as a project engineer on Vehicle Networks
  • Desirable
    • Experience on working with an Automotive OEM or Tier 1 supplier
    • Automotive related Degree or equivalent certification
    • Specialist driver certifications/be able to drive Lab/Test vehicles

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