Powertrain Test Systems Engineer

Recruiter
UNIQUE EMPLOYMENT SERVICES LTD ALL REGIONS
Location
Bedford
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The successful candidate will be responsible for the automation systems of engine test beds and chassis dynos including emission measurement systems.

Role Responsibilities
  • Provide all technical support for 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.

  • Act in accordance with the behaviours for Millbrook staff at all times.

Criteria

Qualifications

  • Engineering Degree or HND with relevant experience;

  • Master`s Degree in the automotive field would be advantageous.

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.

Skills

  • Required knowledge in following systems:
    • 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.

Personal Behaviours

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proactive in finding solutions
  • Good understanding of H&S practices
  • Analytical thinking

Other

  • Full UK driving licence
  • Willing to undergo a Basic Disclosure (DBS) check
Other information

Working Environment: Lab/Test Cell/Office

If you think you have skills please apply below or contact Unique Employment Services.

Due to a very high number of applications we are unable to come back to every candidate with feedback. If you do not hear back from us within 72 hours please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Your CV will be kept on file and we will keep you updated with any positions of interest.

Unique Employment Services wishes you all the best in your job search.


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