31858 Test Engineer - after-treatment systems

Recruiter
Engineering Production
Location
Coventry
Salary
£24.71/hour Limited Company
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Position Description:
The Emissions After-treatment team is responsible for the specification, development and delivery of cost effective emissions after-treatment systems enabling vehicles to meet the ever tightening legislative tailpipe emissions standards. The role will require the successful candidate to lead the development of after-treatment systems and as such entails close co-operation with the engine calibration, exhaust development teams and with suppliers. This significantly relies on emissions testing of engines and vehicles. Reporting to the TS / Manager. Key responsibilities will include: Testing of after-treatment systems performance on engine test-bed / vehicles. Through teams SMEs support the selection of after-treatment components for future Jaguar Land Rover applications, including supplier selection. Support target setting, technical development and sign-off of the after-treatment system in close collaboration with engine calibration and exhaust development teams, and supported by suppliers. Support the DV testing using failure mode avoidance procedures. Documentation of results from CAE analysis / DV testing as technical reports or evidence packs.

KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:
Experienced in the development of emissions after-treatment systems
A motivated self- starter with proven project / supplier management skills and able to make decisions which are in the best interest of the business
Experience in the development and deployment of advanced emissions after-treatment test methods

Experience Required:
As skills A degree in an appropriate technical discipline (e.g. chemical engineering, engineering, chemistry, materials science)

Experience Preferred:
Knowledge and experience of emissions after-treatment test methods.
Knowledge and experience of emissions after-treatment CAE tools, preferably Exothermia's Axisuite.
Knowledge and experience of after-treatment component and system functions and development.
Knowledge and experience of emissions and OBD requirements and testing (engine test-bed and vehicle).
Knowledge and experience of emissions / after-treatment simulation methods and techniques.
Knowledge and experience of powertrain system development and testing

Education Required:
A higher degree in a relevant field (e.g. catalysis, chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, engineering).
A degree in a management discipline