Toyota Motor Europe Graduate engineer Wire Harness - electronics or electro-mechanics in Brussel (Zaventem), Belgium

TOYOTA is one of the world’s largest automobile manufacturers and a leading global corporation. Founded in 1937. Toyota now sells vehicles in 170 countries and employs over 300.000 people.

Based in Brussels, Belgium, and staffed by 2.700 people and more than 60 nationalities, Toyota Motor Europe (TME) handles the wholesale marketing of Toyota and Lexus vehicles, parts & accessories, and manages Toyota’s European R&D, manufacturing and engineering operations.

For Toyota, Quality is a way of life. Nothing is so good that it cannot be made better, that is why we strive for continuous improvement in everything we do. This basic principle for us is called: “KAIZEN” and is what guides us in our pursuit of best Quality and the delivery of unparalleled customer’s satisfaction.

We offer a dynamic and challenging multicultural work environment, being part of a motivated HR team in which competence and quality play an important role.

Enhancing personal growth and a real opportunity to invest in your future through on the job development and training.

Where your effort, dedication and initiative are rewarded by a competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package (bonus scheme / extra-legal benefits (group insurance including a pension plan and risk benefits) / flexible working hours).

• Bachelor degree (minimum) or Masters in electronics or electromechanical engineering

• Project management skills

• Familiar in using CAD systems (CATIA V5 is an asset)

• Good problem solving and analytical skills

• Self-Motivator

• Team worker

• Excellent communication skills

• Fluent in English; other European languages or Japanese is an asset

• Willing to travel frequently (up to 10%)

• Possibility of training in our R&D Headquarters in Japan

You have a Toyota DNA, this means you:

  • wish to develop and are ready to persevere in order to reach challenging targets

  • seek facts before making recommendations or decisions

  • have strong planning and organizing skills

  • enjoy working in a team, respecting others

  • have excellent communication skills

  • customer mindset

Team/division description:

TME Research and Development (R&D) in Europe is responsible for the planning, development and calibration of attractive, superior quality cars matching European market requirements. TME R&D aims to strengthen Toyota brand in Europe.

Within the Electronics Engineering Division the Wire Harness design team is responsible for the design of the electrical circuit specifications and the physical routing of the vehicle wire harness, both within the engine & passenger compartment, this for conventional and hybrid engine powered vehicles.

We take the various specifications and requirements into account and look for multiple solutions to achieve our quality standards.

We prepare the necessary drawings & technical documents to support our suppliers & European assembly plants in the preparation of their production.

We are using our project management skills to monitor our targets for quality, lead time & cost.

Your responsibilities:

  • Together with the other team members, you will be in charge of the design of the wire harness for vehicles for the European market. You will be involved in the design of the electric power distribution and wire harness parts & components such as relay & fuse box, junction box, protectors and fixation brackets.

  • Your role includes to bring your technical expertise and project management skills forward to achieve quality and cost requirements in a timely manner.

  • You will also investigate new technologies and trends in the field of electric power distribution, including competitor benchmarking and generate proposals (e.g. High Voltage power cables for Hybrid vehicles, wire technology for weight reduction)

Job ID: 2017-1981

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