Powertrain Calibration Engineer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
25.00 - 27.23 GBP Hourly + GBP25 - GBP27.23/hour From GBP25.00 to GBP27.23 per Hour Ltd
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
06 Oct 2017
Job Type
Consultant
Contract Type
Contract
We are currently looking for a Powertrain Calibration Engineer - (Gasoline/Diesel/Hybrid) to work for a major automotive organisation based in Coventry, West Midlands and Warwickshire.

Reference No: J
Job Title: Powertrain Calibration Engineer
Experience: *2-5yrs automotive calibration experience
Location: West Midlands and Warwickshire
Rate: GBP25.00 to GBP27.23 p/h Ltd Co. (Negotiable D.O.E)
Hours: 40 Hours per Week

The Role:
*Powertrain Calibration Engineer - Gasoline, Diesel or Hybrid
*An experienced powertrain calibration engineer is required to join an established team working on a range of exciting future applications and technologies.
*The role involves simulation, test bed and vehicle based calibration activities to optimise performance and emissions to meet both legislative and customer specific targets.

Skills Required:
3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:
1) Powertrain Calibration
2) Expertise with calibration and data analysis tools (e.g. INCA, Matlab, and Concerto etc.
3) Good analytical skills, good working knowledge of MS Office software and excellent communication skills

Experience Required:
*Minimum qualification of a degree (or equivalent) in relevant engineering subject, preferably Mechanical Engineering.
*Minimum of 1-2 years' experience in a powertrain calibration team environment.
*Experience in identifying and solving root cause of complex calibration related problems.
*Experienced user of engineering tools such as Matlab, Simulink, DIADEM, INCA, AVL Concerto, Cameo and CRETA.
*Experience of working within a calibration team and applying and improving methods, processes and engineering tools.
*Fundamental understanding of powertrain systems and control theory required.
*Master of Science or PhD qualification preferred.
*Experience applying control theory preferred.
*Knowledge of thermodynamics desirable.
*Interpretation and specification of simulation data.
*Experience/knowledge applying Design of Experiments (DOE) tools.
*Experience in the application of model based calibrations desirable.
*Must be able to demonstrate professionalism, diligence and a focus on technical delivery in a calibration team environment.

Additional Information:
*40 Hours per week with 3:30pm finish on Fridays
*Recruitment Consultant Grant Baker
*Tel: (Apply online only)

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