Powertrain Test Systems Engineer

Recruiter
Spring Grp
Location
Bedford
Posted
16 May 2018
Closes
26 May 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Adecco are currently recruiting for Powertrain System Test Engineer for their client a leading independent technology company for the design, engineering, test and development of automotive and propulsion systems, and a pioneer of low carbon technologies. The permanent role is based in Millbrook in Bedfordshire and offers a competitive salary and attractive benefits package.

The role holder will report in to the Powertrain Facilities Manager and will be responsible for:

* Providing 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 staff at all times.


Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

* Engineering Degree or similar or equivalent experience.
* MSc qualification in the automotive field will be a plus.
* 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.
* Excellent attention to detail.
* Proactive in finding solutions.
* Good understanding of H&S practices.
* Analytical thinking.
* Willing to undergo a Criminal Disclosure check.

* Required knowledge on the below:
o AVL PUMA;
o ETAS INCA;
o AVL INDICOM;
o AVL CONCERTO.
* Desirable knowledge:
o AVL CAMEO;
o AVL SANTORIN ;
o HORIBA STARS / SPARC;
o Blow-by meters;
o Particle Counters;
o AVL i60 emission system;
o AVL iGEM.

IT desirable skills:

o Computer network knowledge (TCP/IP);
o PC and network devices hardware;
o Security and access control management;
o Script and code programming.

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This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/81469928

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