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Senior Engineer - Engine Development, Test and integration

17 May 2018
Location : Birmingham

Contract Type : Full Time

Description :

Job Purpose

Perform test and development work of mechanical, performance, emissions and economy on gasoline automotive engines contributing to meeting current and future regulatory requirements.

Personal Specification

  • National Diploma, Degree qualified or similar qualification.
  • Strong numeracy and literacy.
  • Good communication, information transfer and inter-personal skills with practical, pro-active hands on approach.
  • Capable of working efficiently as part of a small team to tight deadlines.
  • Capable of leading a project element with support from senior staff when necessary.
  • Effective team member contributing to improvements and high customer service.
  • Engine testing experience and working knowledge of Gasoline and / or Diesel engines
  • Detailed knowledge of engine mechanical development, combustion analysis or engine performance validation.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform test and development work of mechanical, performance, emissions and economy on gasoline automotive engines contributing to meeting current and future regulatory requirements, to include:
    • Organise engine build
    • Design, plan and organise test programmes
    • Supervise engine development testing
    • Analyse data, ensuring data quality
    • Feedback results & prepare test reports
  • Work collaboratively with the Design department to establish engine targets for new projects and to help to establish and optimise designs
  • Work collaboratively with other departments on the analysis and integration of systems to ensure their proper function
  • Collaborate with CACQ as needed for joint projects and projects where CACQ require support
  • Collaborate with the Calibration section to jointly deliver projects as needed

Other Features of job

  • Primary location will be at Birmingham Business Park
  • During test programs the normal work location may change to the nominated test site
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
Package : Competitive salary, negotiable depending on background and experience