gasoline engine development engineer in gaydon

05 November 2018
april payne, randstad cpe
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£ 44,000 per year
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gaydon, west midlands
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£ 44,000 per year
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april payne, randstad cpe
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job description

Are you looking for a new role as a Development Engineer? Do you want to work for one of the most prestigious automotive companies in the world? If the answer is yes, this role is for you!

You will be required to deliver engine innovation, development and validation testing to define and prove product attributes targets to support engine programme timing, cost and quality across engine projects.

This is a fantastic permanent opportunity to play a key role and to work for an industry leader!

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

* Plan and execute specific Performance and Economy, mechanical and durability testing. Define instrumentation and guide engine test technicians and engineers, have a thorough understanding of test measurement equipment (dyno control, emissions analyser, combustion analysis, fluid pressure and flow).
* Calibrate and interrogate Engine Management System to support test objectives and data acquisition. In-depth knowledge of Bosch Engine Management System desired.
* Inspect and report upon engine teardown components, identifying issues observed and measured.
* Track testing programme budgets and control spend throughout the project to ensure effective use of funds and complete the project within budget.
* Support whole engine and engine sub-system Design Failure Modes and Effects Analysis teams, and ensure test results are responded to the Design Failure Mode and Effects Analysis owner.
* Use electronic Change Management Systems concerns process to report all issues encountered during build, test and inspection.
* Undertake concept studies and testing to support future product evaluation and demonstration.

Qualifications and Experience

* Educated to Degree level or higher in an engineering discipline, or equivalent relevant experience.
* Previous delivery of key engine and systems test programmes.
* Engine performance development experience.
* Engine mechanical development testing experience.
* Engine durability testing experience.
* Collective experience in engine product development testing.
* Experience in commodity product development process.
* Proficiency in Engine Management System tools (Bosch, INCA, Concerto,…).
* Regular off site working and visits at testing supplier locations (UK and worldwide) and the engine manufacturing plant.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.





educational requirements

automotive engineering