Powertrain Engineer 33797

West Midlands
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a leader in the luxury Automotive industry, requires an experienced Powertrain Engineer to work within their Certification team, delivering Emissions, Fuel economy & Power certification through close working with global approval authorities. The team's primary function is to deliver certified data through the preparation and delivery of Vehicle emissions testing, the department faces many challenges relating to conducting efficient vehicle test programs, whilst maintaining/developing relationships with formal authorities. A key part of your role is to successfully prepare prototype vehicles in order to demonstrate fuel economy and emissions performance. Testing is carried out both at UK facilities and overseas facilities based on market requirements. Skills Required: •3 Years experience working in Powertrain/Automotive related discipline •Knowledge of Certification/Homologation Testing and legislation. •Proven project management skills in an engineering environment Experience Required: •Knowledge of vehicle architecture and system interfaces such as FlexRay and CAN. •Analytical and logical mind-set to ensure robust plans and processes are developed and followed. •Data analysis experience pertaining to vehicle systems and/or exhaust emissions •An appreciation of the certification process and its importance to the company Knowledge of PT Certification Legislated Tests in at least one discipline or market area as a minimum •Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative. •Proven experience of dealing with challenging situations. •Effective communication and team-working skills. •A passion for the automotive industry and the potential of automotive technology •Experience in automotive development environment, preferred in a vehicle emissions/engine performance arena Education Required: •Minimum of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Automotive or Engineering Discipline. •Computer literate with experience of working with MS packages •A full UK/EU driving licence Additional Information: Must be able to Travel Globally You may be required to work across an number of our clients sites in the West Midlands You must be eligible to in the UK to apply for this position