project engineer - powertrain performance and economy in gaydon

01 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

Randstad Engineering are currently looking for a Test Engineer or a Calibration Engineer to work for one of the most prestigious automotive companies in the world. This position is paying in the region of £44,000 per year plus benefits and is based in Wellesbourne.

Job Purpose

Performing Performance and Economy testing on the test bench, analyse data in an efficient and accurate mode, follow engine construction and instrumentation, prepare and publish test reports.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

* Carry out Performance and Economy testing on powertrain test bench.
* Ensure Performance and Economy testing is carried out to highest standard.
* Analyse test data to expected level.
* Ensure repeatability and reliability of all data produced.
* Generate and distribute accordingly test reports.

Qualifications and Experience

* Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
* Background of engine test cell operation and engine calibration (both performance and emissions calibrations).
* Detailed knowledge of thermodynamic processes and analysis.
* Functional knowledge of engine management system.
* Knowledge of hybrid powertrain architectures / testing.
* Experience in fuel consumption analysis.
* Experience with turbo-compressor systems.
* Knowledge of Matlab / INCA / Concerto.
* Experience with engine build and tear-down.
* Capability of working in a matrix organisation environment.
* Manage different parallel open tasks and identify priorities.

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. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our clients requirements.

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.


Project engieering



educational requirements

bachelors degree