Engine Development Engineer

Genesis Technical Recruitment Ltd
03 Dec 2017
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Gasoline Engine Development Engineer needed to join a leading engine and powertrain development Company based in the Midlands.

Engine Development Engineer

The successful candidate will perform test, development and system integration work for mechanical systems and support test and development of performance, emissions and fuel economy on gasoline automotive engines contributing to meeting current and future regulatory and customer requirements.

Personal Specification

National Diploma, Engineering degree qualified or similar qualification.

Strong numeracy and literacy.

Good communication, information transfer and inter-personal skills with a practical and pro-active hands on approach.

Capable of working efficiently as part of a small team to tight and changing deadlines.

Capable of leading a project element with support from senior staff when necessary.

Effective team member contributing to improvements and high customer service.

Relevant testing experience and a good working knowledge of gasoline (preferred) and / or diesel engines.

Proficiency in calibration tools (ETAS INCA preferred) and data analysis

Detailed knowledge of engine mechanical development, combustion analysis or engine performance validation.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Perform test & development work for automotive engines and mechanical systems on Test Bed and in Vehicle.

Support test and development of performance, emissions, economy as needed based on project scope, to include:

Manage engine build activities

Design, plan and organise test and development programmes

Supervise engine development programs

Analyse data, ensuring data quality

Feedback results & prepare test reports

Work collaboratively with the Design department and key external suppliers to establish engine targets for new projects and to help to establish and optimise designs

Work collaboratively with other departments on the analysis and integration of engine systems to ensure their proper function

Collaborate with CACQ as needed for joint projects and projects where support is required

Collaborate with the engine calibration team to seamlessly handover and jointly deliver projects as needed.

Package : Competitive salary, plus bonus. Relocation available. Role also available on contract.


Applications are welcomed from Candidates who possess the relevant skills and experience as detailed in the job description.

Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of skills and experience need not apply.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK before making an application and it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide evidence of such eligibility.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Graham Vockins at **************************

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