Principal Engineer - Hybrid Module & Wet Clutch

02 March 2020
Location : Birmingham

Contract Type : Full Time

Description :

Job Purpose

To Support the Design & Development of the Current & Next Generation of Hybrid Modules & Wet Clutch Systems   

Personal Specification

[1] Qualification - Degree Level in Mechanical Engineering or a Related Subject – A HNC in Mechanical Engineering with Extensive Experience Would be Considered.

[2] Experience – Certain years experience in Automotive Driveline Engineering - Particularly Hybrid Driveline Arrangements

[3] Skills

  • Extensive Knowledge of Hybrid Module & Wet Clutch Engineering, with a Proven Track Record of Working on Such Systems.
  • Able to Complete Hand Calculations – Particularly Relating to the Design of Wet Clutch Systems.
  • Knowledge of Romax / Master – Shaft & Bearing Analysis Packages.
  • Working Knowledge of E-Machines Especially Those used in Hybrid Drivelines.
  • Know of Hydraulic Systems & Fluid Management as Applied to Wet Clutch Systems.
  • Working Knowledge of CFD Analysis Especially when Applied to Driveline Applications
  • Proficient User of PTC Creo 3D Cad & Windchill PLM Systems
  • Experience of undertaking DFMEA at System and Sub-System level, with good logical reasoning.
  • Working Knowledge of DVP Sign-off Processes.
  • Good Presentation Skills.

[4] Attributes

  • Excellent Communication Skills – Able to Work as Part of a Cross Functional Team.
  • Able to Communicate Effectively with Internal Customers and Overcome Language & Cultural Barriers
  • Able to Manage Key Engineering Sub-System Suppliers.
  • Able to be Flexible & Apply Engineering Knowledge to All Aspects of Driveline Design / Development

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the Design & Development of the Current & Next Generation of Hybrid Modules & Wet Clutch Systems for Diverse Variants of Powertrain Architecture.
  • Support the Build-up of In-Depth Understanding of Hybrid Modules & Wet Clutch Systems through analysis and test
  • Actively Support Effective Communication with Various Teams to Ensure that Requirements are Adequate and Achievable.
  • Mentoring of Junior Engineers Within the Team (Both Local and International)

Other Features of job

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
Package : Competitive salary, negotiable depending on background and experience.