Transmissions Calibration and Controls Engineer

West Midlands
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
JOB DESCRIPTION Job Title Calibrations and Controls Engineer Job Spec Ref ZF_002Bertrandt Location Midlands, England Purpose of job Our customer in the Midlands is developing automatic passenger car transmissions for JLR at our Tech Centre UK with support from our German R&D facilities. For our activities in the UK we are looking for a Transmissions Calibration & Controls engineer who executes all relevant activities for our development of 8-speed, 9-speed and Hybrid transmissions under given restrictions in time, quality and cost. Roles & Responsibilities Work with internal and OEM´s departments on calibrations issues for 8-speed, 9-speed and Hybrid applications. Execute all calibration activities including adapting, modifying and optimization of systems and components of the transmission for different projects. Calibration of diagnosis functions within the scope of the project. Follow the guidelines and specifications established by division R&D. Support of the specification, development and start-ups of the vehicles. Adaption of diagnosis data, testing and documentation of new functions in vehicles and/or testing labs. Analyse requirements in software & hardware or even detect possible difficulties early in the application process. Definition of required functions in cooperation with the OEM´s and the corresponding customer departments. Planning, executing and documentation of different kind of testing in vehicles and/or test benches. Creating of status reports and definition of corresponding countermeasures. Participation in meetings and testing events in the UK and abroad. Personal Experience Completed course of studies in industrial engineering, electrical engineering, automotive engineering or comparable education Experience in calibration of automatic transmissions or similar areas Experience in providing technical support to OEM customer Excellent English communication skills, verbal and written Highly flexible, able to work under pressure and an interest in new challenges Strong organizational & analytical skills, Analytical approach Persistency in achieving targets Ability to work independently and with decisiveness Ability to work under pressure and stress resistant Sense of responsibility and reliability 1 of 2