Powertrain Test Systems Engineer

Recruiter
Gerrell & Hard
Location
Bedford
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Powertrain Test Systems EngineerPermanent Bedfordshire£neg + bens
Working within an expanding team and company you will have the opportunity to work in state of the art Engine Test Facilities. This business has recently invested over £10m in their Powertrain facilities and that continues to grow.
Roles and responsibilities- Provide all technical support for clients Engineering team preparing Powertrain Facilities to perform tests activities according to customer requirements.- Provide engineering support for the Powertrain equipment and test engineers.- Assure all instruments are calibrated and producing reliable data.- Setup emission systems according to requirements.- Program test scheduling in automation systems.- Adjust engines and vehicle numeric models to run properly in test beds.- Manage test facilities data servers making all data secure and accessible to right personnel.
Qualifications- Engineering Degree;- MSc in the automotive field will be a plus.
Experience - Must have experience with engine development test beds.- Instrumentation experience (Thermocouples, pressure transducers etc).- Test cell conditioning systems such Combustion Air, Charge Air, Cell Air.- Use of test bed controls (PID controls, throttle control, fuel handling)- Automotive background preferably in an engine testing environment.
SkillsRequired knowledge:- AVL PUMA;- ETAS INCA;- AVL INDICOM;- AVL CONCERTO.
Desirable knowledge:- AVL CAMEO;- AVL SANTORIN ;- HORIBA STARS / SPARC;- Blow-by meters;- Particle Counters;- AVL i60 emission system;- AVL iGEM.
IT desirable skills- Computer network knowledge (TCP/IP);- PC and network devices hardware;- Security and access control management;- Script and code programming.

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