Technical Lead Engineer (Modelling of hybrid engines)

Caresoft Global Limited
London (East)
09 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Digital Engineering and Test Centre (DETC) is a unique joint industry-academic centre of excellence within the Loughborough University London Campus on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London. As part of our client's company, we develop and use virtual engineering tools and techniques to accelerate the development, test and manufacture of automotive propulsion systems. As an Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) spoke, DETC also brings specific functional, technological and regional capability to the APC network helping to deliver the reality of a Propulsion Nation.

Presently we have a great opportunity for a Technical Lead Engineer with modelling experience to join our London team.

The High Speed Sustainable Manufacturing Institute bridges the gap between academia and industry. Our collaborative approach delivers leading edge research and technology, in all projects and programmes we look to deploy innovative technology and new processes. This is all with the singular aim of improving the efficiency of UK and European manufacturers and their value chains.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Investigating exciting and disruptive new digital tools and trends for adoption in UK automotive engineering
  • Working on the development, application and deployment of new solutions for hybrid Powertrain development
  • Confidently present new ideas and concepts to stakeholders
  • Working with the stakeholders and suppliers to define project requirements and proposals
  • Keeping up to date and delivering on work schedules and assigned tasks
  • Continuous dissemination of the findings through writing technical documents to support the consortium and the wider Automotive community

Skills Required:

  • Good Knowledge of Industry-standard Simulation toolset
  • Technical writer of high-quality user documentation (manuals, tutorials and reports)
  • Ability to understand, implement and communicate complex algorithms efficiently
  • Can work independently and in team environments
  • Good written and spoken English capability
  • Good knowledge of Optimisation techniques
  • Good Knowledge of Calibration process
  • Good knowledge of Powertrain systems
  • Knowledge of latest digital tools and aptitude to adapt them for use in engineering
  • An understanding of commercial requirements including IP

Experience Required:

  • Extensive experience with surrogate modelling
  • Experience in Model Order Reduction techniques
  • Experience in Test and Data management and analysis
  • Experience of Industrial Research including project planning, requirements capture, execution and delivery of projects under pressure
  • Project management experience

Education Required:

  • Master’s degree (or higher) in Engineering relevant field

Additional Information:

  • Health insurance
  • Employer pension contribution
  • Semi-flexible working hours
  • A chance to work on the latest research projects and collaborate with leading universities and OEMs


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Our Clients are unable to provide sponsorship for Tier 2 General Visas; therefore, only candidates eligible to work in the UK need apply!

Caresoft Global Limited operates as an Employment Business and Employment Agency.
We are an independent highly-experienced recruitment consultancy dedicated to specialist markets within the Automotive, Aerospace, Agricultural & Construction Industries.

No terminology within this advert is intended to unlawfully discriminate on the grounds of age, sex, race or disability and we welcome all applications.

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