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James has worked within the automotive and off highway division since joining the business in November 2013.

Before joining Jonathan Lee Recruitment, James gained a wealth of engineering sales and account management experience worked for one of the UK’s largest industrial suppliers of engineering products.

Ambitious and driven, James has a passion for recruitment with a track record in finding high calibre candidates within specialist automotive and heavy industry sectors.

He takes pride in building long standing relationships and delivering exceptional account management and customer service to some of the UK's largest OEMs.

James holds a Level 3 Certificate in Recruitment Practice and currently account manages one of Jonathan Lee’s top 10 clients. His role covers a variety of engineering disciplines within the automotive, powertrain and off highway sectors.

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Powertrain Calibration Engineer - 33056

Powertrain Calibration Engineer Coventry Up to £27.76 Powertrain - Gasoline, Diesel or Hybrid We have a number of Powertrain Calibration Engineer opportunities that have become available for a leading automotive OEM. Powertrain Calibration Engineers within Gasoline, Diesel or Hybrid applications are required to join established teams working on a range of exciting future applications and technologies. The Powertrain Calibration Engineer roles involve simulation, test bed and vehicle based calibration activities to optimise performance and emissions to meet both legislative and customer specific targets. To apply for this Powertrain Calibration Engineer positions you should have some of the following: Experience in a powertrain calibration team environment. Experience in identifying and solving root cause of complex calibration related problems. Experienced user of engineering tools such as Matlab, Simulink, DIADEM, INCA, AVL Concerto, Cameo and CRETA. Experience of working within a calibration team and applying and improving methods, processes and engineering tools. Fundamental understanding of powertrain systems and control theory required. Please contact James Tilley for details

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Senior Electronics Design Engineer

Senior Electronics Design Engineer Up to £30.00 per hour LTD Desford - Leicestershire Off Highway - Electrical Design A Senior Electronics Design Engineer is required to work for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The primary responsibility for this position will be to work closely with supervisors, project team leaders and other development team partners to develop and maintain machine electrical systems. This will include placing components, and routing harnesses. Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Electrical System Design using TeamCenter, Creo, Vis Mockup, EDS Software tools shall include Creo Schematics, Pro/DIAGRAM and Pro/CABLING Evaluate new products, processes, or systems Communicate results to customers, suppliers, team members, and other business units To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in an accredited Engineering, Computer Science, or Materials Science curriculum. Modelling in CREO - Harness modelling and referencing, creating a 3D model of the harness, referencing it and packing in the wires to the harness. Creating assembly group with this as well. Skills in TeamCenter unified ideally - but if it's the older version then its fine, older version is enterprise - day to day, checking in and out work, moving designs through the flow process, when they do a design they will check it in and out, move it on to someone else. Hands-on practical technical experience and a good appreciation of associated vehicle sub-systems such as hydraulics, engines and transmissions…especially in a high-velocity, high-volume environment are also strongly desired. Direct experience of designing, developing, troubleshooting and introducing electrical and electronics components and systems in mobile applications is essential. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Hinckley, Leicestershire

Aftreatment Test and Development Engineer - 34816

Job title: Aftertreatment Test and Development Engineer Salary Range: Up to £31.40 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain The Emissions Aftertreatment team is responsible for the specification, development and delivery of cost effective emissions aftertreatment systems enabling vehicles to meet the ever tightening legislative tailpipe emissions standards. You will successfully lead the development of aftertreatment systems and as such entails close co-operation with the engine calibration, exhaust development teams and with suppliers. This significantly relies on emissions testing of engines and vehicles. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Experience in the development and deployment of advanced emissions aftertreatment test methods. Knowledge and experience of emissions aftertreatment CAE tools, preferably Exothermias Axisuite. Knowledge and experience of emissions and OBD requirements and testing (engine test-bed and vehicle) Knowledge and experience of emissions / aftertreatment simulation methods and techniques. Knowledge and experience of powertrain system development and testing. Degree in an appropriate technical discipline (e.g. Chemical Engineering, Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science) Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Senior Design Engineer (Engines)

SENIOR DESIGN ENGINEER - ENGINES Permanent Location Shoreham-by-Sea Salary Range £33000 - £45000 Responsible for the design of a wide range of complex mechanical components from various sectors (Engines, Vehicles, Transmissions & Hybrids) for example light duty gasoline engines to off highway transmissions. The Senior Design Engineer will work closely with the Chief Designer or Lead Designer to take ownership of a particular mechanical design system. Additionally, will assist the Engineering Manager in coaching other Design Engineers to develop design skills and work to the department processes. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Degree (Bachelor or Masters) in mechanical engineering or similar field or with equivalent experience Broad range of mechanical design knowledge preferably with experience in one of the following areas: Engines, Transmission, Vehicle, Hybrids 3D CAD skills with two or more major CAD systems (e,g CREO, CATIA) Competent user of Windchill PLM System Ability to understand and produce technical drawings to high standard with GD&T competency Able to produce designs to specified deadlines and achieves required timescales Sets an example to other design engineers in the team on best practice performance Confident proactive character, ability to take the lead in challenging situations Good communication skills, dealing with other employees, external clients & suppliers Please contact James Tilley for details.

Permanent / Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex

Prototype Machining Technician

Prototype Machining Technician Location: Peterborough Up to £17.50 per hour LTD or Umbrella Initial 12 month contract We are currently seeking to recruit a Prototype Machining Technician for our client, one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The successful candidate will be working with a variety of machining / fabrication work to support new engine program's to very tight deadlines. This will involve reading and interpreting engineering drawings and engineers instructions and then using a variety of machinery (CNC and conventional) to produce the parts. This is predominantly producing one off parts. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Previous experience operating conventional Lathes, Milling machines, Grinding, Boring machines and or CNC programing / operating Apprenticeship / City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in Machining or equivalent qualifications Previous experience in using measuring equipment, including vernier calipers depth and thread gauges to name a few Good PC skills, including Microsoft Office, PDF, emails Applicants must be self-motivated with good team working skills and be willing to work shifts. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer

Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer £44,000 to £52,000 depending on experience plus benefits Peterborough Relocation considered ** Flexibility working may be considered** A Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer will be responsible for delivering all aspects of Mechanical Systems Technical Objectives, performance, reliability & durability. They will contribute to the planning and delivery of the validation of new and updated diesel engines for industrial applications. Senior role leading the creation of Engine System FMEA's, supporting risk identification, providing technical guidance on system integration and facilitating the creation of system & component validation plans (DVP&R). You will work alongside a range of system and component specialists, with support and collaboration from engineers across facilities in US, China, India and Japan. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Understanding of engine systems, mechanical performance trade-offs, and technical issue resolution Experience of using Design FMEAs to manage product risks and manage validation requirements Strong design, development or simulation background Ability to analyse complex data with experience of engines or engine applications Good communication skills, written & verbal Engineering degree Ability to lead and deliver through others Experience of industrial diesel engine applications, construction machinery or generating sets Proven project management experience related to Diesel Engine development Experience of Root Cause Analysis and issue investigation techniques Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Engine Test Technician

Engine Test Technician Peterborough Up to £15.50 Powertrain - Diesel Engines A number of opportunities have become available for Engine Build/Engine Test Technician's to join one of the world's leading manufacturer of off-highway machinery and diesel/natural gas engines. The brand is recognised worldwide and is synonymous with quality and reliability. We are currently seeking to recruit a number of engine test technicians for our client to support continued growth and market leadership in compact diesel engines. Interviews are taking place weekly for suitable candidates. The successful Engine Build Technician will carry out research & development work on either current or new engines. The ability to work to engineer's instructions, carry out a range of test work, including fitting prototype parts to an engine and/or record and produce quality data is fundamental. Required Skills: Mechanical/electrical experience on diesel engines, such as stripping & rebuilding along with an understanding of common rail fuel systems Good PC skills Engine test rig experience and/or technical/mechanical experience would provide a distinct advantage. Additional specific training will be given where required. Applicants must be self-motivated with good team working skills and be willing to work shifts. Initiative and a positive attitude to change are also essential. Qualifications required: City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in Motor Vehicle Mechanics, Apprenticeship served in Motor Mechanics or equivalent qualifications Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Mechanical Systems & Validation - Project Lead

Mechanical Systems & Validation - Technical Project Lead Salary Range: £45K - £60K (D.O.E) plus benefits including £6,940 car allowance, 18% bonus, pension & share scheme Location: Peterborough In addition to a very competitive benefits package our client also offers: Annual merit salary increase based on individual performance Opportunity to request sponsorship for professional membership Continuous learning and development Long term worldwide career opportunities with an evolving and dynamic Engineering department An exciting opportunity has now arisen for a Reliability/Validation Engineer to join one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. As a Lead Engineer, you will lead a virtual team working on a variety of product development projects, with accountability for Mechanical Systems performance, reliability & durability. With your team you will plan and deliver the validation of new diesel engines for industrial applications; opportunities exist to further develop our Systems Engineering & Validation processes. The Technical Project Lead will Lead the creation of Engine System FMEA's, supporting risk identification, providing technical guidance on system integration and facilitating the creation of system & component validation plans (DVP&R). To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Demonstrated experience of Project Management Understanding of engine systems, mechanical performance trade-offs, and technical issue resolution Experience of using Design FMEAs (facilitation and analysis) to manage product risks and manage validation requirements Experience of delivering DVP&R within time and cost constraints Good communication skills, written & verbal Ability to lead and deliver through others Engineering degree qualified with relevant industrial experience Experience of industrial diesel engine applications, construction machinery or generating sets Experience of Proactive Reliability methods and demonstration of Product Quality Proven project management experience related to Diesel Engine development 6 Sigma Methodology and Continuous Process Improvement Experience of Root Cause Analysis and issue investigation techniques Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Diesel OBD Calibration Engineer - 34483

Job title: Calibration Engineer Salary Range: Up to £28.77 per hour Location: Whitley and Gaydon Industry: Powertrain Calibration You will be responsible for calibration and validation of Diesel OBD software functions / diagnostic monitors related to NOx emissions aftertreatment (SCR systems) across all vehicle and engine variants. Calibration delivery to meet legal compliance and support OBD certification. To apply for this Calibration Engineer position you should have some of the following: Calibration and validation of Diesel OBD software functions related to NOx emissions aftertreatment (SCR systems). In depth understanding of exhaust aftertreatment systems. Good understanding of OBD certification requirements and process for Europe and the US SW specification and testing in automotive environments - related to Engine Management OBD. Engine Management software validation Proven record of delivery of OBD aftertreatment calibrations to meet certification / performance / attribute targets. Systems engineering. Calibration tool experience - INCA Strong understanding & application of Design quality tools (P-Diagrams, Boundary Diagrams, DFMEA, Robustness Check List, etc). Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Metallurgy Engineer

Metallurgy Engineer Swindon Up to £23.00 per hour LTD Metallurgy, Quality Testing - Automotive A Metallurgy Engineer opportunity has become available for a global automotive OEM. The ideal candidate will have an in depth understanding of metallurgy, quality testing and ideally have automotive experience. You will perform specialist, laboratory based, Materials Technology activities within a specified discipline of metals, as dictated by business requirements and production needs. Provide specialist materials technology to all relevant Laboratory process partners, Execute technical process control of materials related production processes, support the approval of Materials, Components and Processes for use in production - to ensure that materials technology and related production processes all adhere to Group policies, procedures and guidelines. Support the development of problem containment solutions, Understand and contribute to the elimination of materials related problems and issues arising from field and performance testing to ensure that all materials related problems and issues are resolved and, wherever possible, prevented through the continuous improvement of processes and working practices. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Qualified to Degree level, in a Materials or Process related field. Hands on experience of laboratory based material analysis. Automotive production exprience. Membership of a professional institution is desirable. Broad knowledge of production processes and wider business to support technical knowledge. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Swindon, Wiltshire

Engine Management Systems Engineer - 35260

Job title: Engine Management Systems Engineer Salary Range: Up to £24.10 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain Engine Test Diagnostic Support (ETDS) team require an experienced Engine Management Systems Engineer with a good understanding and hands on capability for supporting engine prototype/one off installations. Fault finding and installation validation with key focus on setting up testbed communications systems and signal simulators as well as diagnosing faults with electrical and electronic control systems First point of contact to investigate test bed engine non start or running issues and carry out global webex support. The role is in support of engine and transmission test activities internally and at external test providers on a global basis. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Must have knowledge of engine internal components, engine sensors engine management, engine diagnostic systems and transmission systems Ability to communicate work instructions to technicians, ability to progress multiple parallel tasks and an understanding of dyno facility operation. Use of ETAS Inca or other data / diagnostic tools will be required to support test work as well as the ability to read and create automotive electrical circuit diagrams and fully understand OBD systems in support of specialist test hardware. Full Clean Car Driving License. Experience in engine mechanical and diagnostic electrical experience is required Hands on experience of engine management systems operating principles and diagnosing faults on prototype systems and components Experience with engines on test beds and in vehicles are both appropriate. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

HiL Software Test Engineer - 35377

Job title: HiL Software Test Engineer Salary Range: Up to £31.20 per hour LTD Location: Gaydon Industry: Electrical Engineering This role will be within the Virtual Integration of Testing Automation Lab (VITAL) team. VITAL is based on Hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) testing environment and used to support embedded software validation testing at full vehicle system level (Level 5). Key Responsibilities Coordinate full vehicle HIL Simulink modelling activity to support current and future vehicle program testing. Support the integration of powertrain and chassis models into VITAL platforms. Identify future HIL simulation capability (e.g. test automation) and work with the HILST Team Leader to develop and deploy new technology. Support test engineer/ECU owner test requirement and develop related HIL capability to conduct the test robustly. Liaise with program integration team to ensure robust gateway delivery of the ECU software. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Significant experience in hardware-in-the-loop simulation and test (HILST) using dSPACE and Mathworks products such as Simulink, Stateflow, dSpace control desk NG, Ideally in chassis area such as brake/ABS system. Good understanding of Vehicle electrical infrastructure (e.g. vehicle diagnostics, vehicle CAN/LIN/FlexRay network and specialised knowledge on some individual ECUs in the vehicle). Engineering experience in Chassis engineering (e.g. ABS) is a bonus. National Instrumentation test platform or other test platform experience will also be considered. Experience in test automation methods and tools (MXvDEV, AutomationDesk or other tools). Good project management skills for effective task delivery. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Warwick, Warwickshire

Powertrain Lead Engineer - 34761

Job title: Powertrain Lead Engineer Salary Range: Up to £30.71 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Gasoline Engines Lead roll out of new gasoline engine projects: coordination all aspects of supplier management/interaction, software management, programme management and budget management for assigned programmes. In addition the Powertrain Lead Engineer will support technical deliverables against gateway timing, lead issue resolution of technical problems arising from build and chair technical review meetings. This role requires an excellent level of technical knowledge / experience. To apply for this Powertrain Lead Engineer position you should have some of the following: Previous experience of Engine and Powertrain control systems or electronics based delivery essential. Demonstrate the ability to lead the resolution of technical, business and process issues within a team environment. Good communication, interpersonal skills and self-confidence are personal qualities needed to succeed, being self-motivated and the ability to deliver with minimum supervision Exceptional project management, negotiation and communication skills essential. Must be a self-starter able to work alone and as part of large team. Technical background with the ability to lead and resolve engineering issues Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Electrified Propulsion System Engineer - 33624

Electrified Propulsion System Engineer Up to £30.71 Gaydon Powertrain An Electrified Propulsion System Engineer is required to work for a leading automotive OEM. The position will be a long term contract role based in Gaydon, Warwickshire and frequent travel around the West Midlands. The System Engineer position will be based in the Electrified Propulsion System Design team within the Powertrain (PT) department. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Strong experience of using IBM Rational suite of products, with particular emphasis on DOORS requirements management Strong experience of delivering complex system designs using systems engineering methodologies Proven experience in leading resolution and delivery of complex technical issues within project team environment Experience of complex system delivery Experience of systems engineering and/or complex system integration Strong communication, organisational and interpersonal skills Familiarity with Atego Artisan Studio software Experience of working with ISO26262 Functional Safety standards Experience in SysML / UML Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Warwick, Warwickshire

Senior Engineer (Engine Systems - Validation)

Senior Engineer (Engine Systems - Validation) Salary: £45,000 - £54,000 (Depending on Experience) Location: Peterborough Benefits: 12% Annual bonus, 25 Days Annual Leave, Pension and Share scheme. ** Flexible Working will be considered, including Job Share ** An opportunity has become available for a Senior Engineer aspiring to directly influence and validate the quality of current and future technologies, with the opportunity to play a key role within a world class engineering organisation and develop individual engineering competency to a more senior level. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a newly formed Systems Validation team, offering an opportunity to develop and validate innovative solutions to issues found on current product 4 and 6 cylinder global engine platforms ready for a wide variety of machine applications. This is a dynamic and high performing team which not only develops new data analysis techniques and big data tools, utilises these tools to proactively find potential issues, uses detailed engineering knowledge to quickly develop solutions, but also provides the validation foundation for all of our future engines from the early development stages through to final production. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Bachelors or Master's Degree in Engineering Self-starter with the ability to work with minimal instruction and provide technical support to others Knowledge of internal combustion engines Ability to communicate technical information effectively at all levels of the business Product validation (FMEA, DVP&R, Data analysis, Problem Solving) Diesel engine core performance and emissions Diesel engine aftertreatment specification and performance Product controls software development Extensive understanding of control algorithms and logic Experience of modelling complex systems, and the use of simulation tools to make confident predictions Knowledge of heavy duty machine applications Product sign-off and report documentation Extensive knowledge mathematics, data analysis, numerical modelling and statistics Experience of design of experiments, optimisation techniques and Robust engineering methods Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Calibration Test Methodology Engineer - 35252

Job title: Test Methology Engineer Salary Range: Up to £28.77 per hour LTD Location: Whitley & Gaydon Industry: Powertrain Calibration An Advanced Test Methodology Engineer is responsible for supporting timely quality data to the diesel and gasoline calibration and P&E teams at both Gaydon and Whitley. This will be using the AVL Cameo tool to provide the data. There is an element of data analysis and reporting using Concerto. Knowledge of one or more test automation systems, INCA, combustion measurement systems etc will be required. Support for simple engine diagnostics to get engines ready for test. Supporting routine (daily) tests to track data quality and identify issues. Contribute to best practice equipment use. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Engine development and calibration experience Knowledge of Calibration, data collection and analysis techniques. Candidate must have used and have a level of familiarity of AVL Cameo or an equivalent tool Data analysis and presentation capabilities Experience in engine testing and development required. Knowledge and experience of AVL engine test software packages is desirable Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Engine Test Technician

Engine Test Technician Northampton £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Powertrain A number of opportunities have become available for Engine Test Technician's to join a company who specialises in the design, development, testing and production of internal combustion engines and provides a broad spectrum of engineering and manufacturing services across the globe. Our client offers excellent opportunities for growth and development, tailored specifically for you. They ensure this through regular meetings focused on feedback and a diverse training programs. They value outstanding performance and not only encourage you to reach your potential, but also offer performance-based pay and various benefit options for various stages of your career. The role will involve installing engines onto test dynamometers and carrying out a range of testing, providing high quality data to meet project requirements. The role will also involve testing and fitting work as requested on Rig & Test Request sheets. Required Skills: Qualifications - BTEC ONC in Mechanical Engineering or Automotive Engineering or equivalent Skills and Experience Relevant engine testing experience including engine dynamometers, a sound understanding of base engine operation and a working knowledge of engine management systems Some experience of emissions measurement / analysis Very good fitting skills and able to produce basic fabricated components Able to adjust engine parameters using the Engine Management System Good understanding of test data and able to diagnose if engine is out of parameters Basic electrical fault finding. Good computer skills Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Permanent / Northampton, Northamptonshire

Emissions Certification Engineer - 34111

Certification Engineer Up to £27.81 per hour LTD Whitley Powertrain Certification A Certification Engineer is required to work for a leading automotive OEM. The Certification Engineer will work with internal and external stakeholders to establish and maintain a Certification delivery plan for company products in an assigned market. You will support the wider certification team in the development of internal standards and processes. Also act as a point of contact for compliance issues identified in market and ensure that the market view is communicated to the PT Compliance team for resolution. To apply for this Certification Engineer position you should have some of the following: Proven ability to manage the delivery of technical programmes within a required time and budget. Proven ability to translate legal requirements into business deliverables with respect to technical programmes such as emissions measurement or control. Degree qualified or equivalent experience. Able to demonstrate an awareness of vehicle emissions control and/or powertrain electrification. Able to demonstrate a practical knowledge of emissions certification in at least one of the following markets; Europe, USA, China, Brazil, Korea, India or Japan. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Powertrain Calibration Engineer - 33055

Powertrain Calibration Engineer Whitley Up to £27.10 per hour LTD Gasoline, Diesel or Hybrid An experienced powertrain calibration engineer - Gasoline, Diesel or Hybrid is required to join an established team working on a range of exciting future applications and technologies. The role involves simulation, test bed and vehicle based calibration activities to optimise performance and emissions to meet both legislative and customer specific targets. To apply for this Powertrain Calibration Engineer position you should have some of the following: Experience in a powertrain calibration team environment. Experience in identifying and solving root cause of complex calibration related problems. Experienced user of engineering tools such as Matlab, Simulink, DIADEM, INCA, AVL Concerto, Cameo and CRETA. Experience of working within a calibration team and applying and improving methods, processes and engineering tools. Fundamental understanding of powertrain systems and control theory required. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Powertrain Calibration Engineer - 34760

Job title: Calibration Engineer Salary Range: Up to £31.33 Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain The successful Calibration Engineer will be responsible for: The calibration of approximately 1000 calibration labels related to service tools as well as maintaining the Diagnostic Core Calibration. The management of Part 1 and 2 Diagnostic calibrations and specifications. Resolution of any issues found during off-shore testing. Specification of Diesel EMS service diagnostic functionality relating to new features / function. Issue investigation during prototype build and plant support to resolve build and manufacturing issues. To apply for this Calibration Engineer position you should have some of the following: Good understanding of automotive diagnostics, OBD and related standards (ISO15031, J1979, ISO14229). Experience with diagnostics tools and communication protocols. Must be comfortable with handling large amounts of calibration and test result data in Excel Must be comfortable with working in binary and hexadecimal numbers, and with text in ASCII format. Good understanding of communication network architectures (CAN, LIN & Flexray) and sensors / actuators SW specification and testing in automotive environments - ideally EMS related. Experience with EMS software specifications / mechanisations. Matlab / Simulink data measurement and analysis. Working knowledge of AIMS, the GMRDB database, and QBay. Prior experience with the calibration and diagnostics tools: INCA and CANalyser. Prior experience with the calibration database: Creta Previous Part 2 or OBD certification experience. Ability to write scripts in Excel and/or MATLAB to process textual data. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Powertrain Calibration Engineer - 34762

Job title: Powertrain Calibration Engineer Salary Range: Up to £30.71 Location: Whitley Industry: Gasoline, Diesel or Hybrid. An experienced Powertrain calibration engineer is required to join an established team working on a range of exciting future applications and technologies. The role involves simulation, test bed and vehicle based calibration activities to optimise performance and emissions to meet both legislative and customer specific targets. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Powertrain Calibration Expertise with calibration and data analysis tools (e.g. Matlab, Simulink, DIADEM, INCA, AVL Concerto, Cameo and CRETA) Experience in identifying and solving root cause of complex calibration related problems. Experience of working within a calibration team and applying and improving methods, processes and engineering tools. Fundamental understanding of powertrain systems and control theory required. Minimum qualification of a degree (or equivalent) in relevant engineering subject, preferably Mechanical Engineering. Good analytical skills & good working knowledge of MS Office software. Excellent communication skills. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Systems Engineer - 34818

Job title: Systems Engineer Salary Range: Up to £31.40 Location: Powertrain Industry: Gaydon, Whitley, Solihull, Warwick University This Systems Engineer position is based in the Electrified Propulsion System Design team within our clients Powertrain department. The team is primarily located at Gaydon technical centre, whilst working extensively with teams at other sites. To apply for this Systems Engineer position you should have some of the following: Strong experience of using IBM Rational suite of products, with particular emphasis on DOORS requirements management. Strong experience of delivering complex system designs using systems engineering methodologies. Proven experience in leading resolution and delivery of complex technical issues within project team environment. Experience of complex system delivery - Experience of systems engineering and/or complex system integration. Experience working in the automotive sector Experience of working on hybrid / electrified vehicles Familiarity with Atego Artisan Studio software Experience of working with ISO26262 Functional Safety standards Experience in SysML / UML Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire

Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Engineer - 33623

Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Engineer Gaydon Up to £30.71 Powertrain - Hybrid The role based in an Electrified Propulsion System Design team is an area that includes a small team of integration engineers responsible for the delivery of the key elements of associated test rigs and prototype vehicles. To apply for this Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Engineer position you should have some of the following: Design & delivery of prototype specific functionality to enable the Job#1 intent system to be tested against test & development plans. Associated toolset skills to include some or all of the following: - ETAS toolsets - VECTOR toolsets - Mathworks (Matlab) toolsets - CAPL Script - C++ code - Automation (Python, VB) Design / delivery / interrogation of Flexray Networks User of ETK/CCP/XCP communications Network specification / generation Systems & process experience Prototype rig & vehicle design, delivery & maintenance (experience in use of vehicle diagnostics, including identification and resolution of faults) Project management experience (project planning and control, customer liaison, change control, risk / issue management, supplier interaction, RFQ development) Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Warwickshire, England

Powertrain Control System Engineer - 33080

Powertrain Control System Engineer Gaydon Up to £24.14 As a Powertrain Control System Function Development Engineer you will be responsible for the delivery of the Engine Control system or Vehicle Supervisory Controller function level design, testing, sign-off and issue resolution. Experienced candidates will be able to take a key role in the review of the incoming requirement cascade, feeding back and tracking any technical issues that arise. You will be responsible for the function architecture and model design for key functions such as Energy Arbitration, System Initialisation, Motor to Engine transition control, Motor Speed Control. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Extensive experience of Control System design with Matlab / Simulink. Degree or relevant equivalent experience preferred Previous experience of delivering complex distributed system functionality designs, including leading resolution of complex technical issues Excellent attention to detail and accuracy of work 33080 For more information please contact James Tilley.

Contract / Warwickshire, England

Engine Management Systems Launch Engineer - 34775

Job title: Engine Management Systems Launch Engineer Salary Range: Up to £31.40 Location: Whitley Industry: Petrol Engine Management Systems The Engine Management Systems Launch Engineer will provide vehicle build support for Petrol Engine Management Systems. This involves investigating issues as well as setting up and validating end of line tests. The suitable candidate will support existing and new engines from the first prototype's all the way through to current production. The role requires working across several sites and departments with the ability to feedback issues to home department clearly to help find a swift resolution. To apply for this Engine Management Systems Launch Engineer position you should have some of the following: Excellent communication skills to react quickly and work across teams and departments. Knowledge of vehicle electric harnesses and control systems Knowledge of engines and engine management systems Experience of product launch environment and the pace and pressure this entails is essential. Vehicle electric harnesses and control systems experience essential. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Functional Safety Engineer - 33644

Functional Safety Engineer Up to £24.14 per hour LTD Gaydon An opportunity has become available for a Functional Safety Engineer to join a team responsible for a number of production and research projects, to develop safety cases for these systems and ensure they are appropriately validated. The Functional Safety Engineer will work closely both with teams within the EPSCC and cross functionally with Powertrain, Electrical and Chassis, including those of the HV battery, Power inverter / DCDC and Vehicle Supervisory Control (VSC). The Functional Safety Engineer will have responsibility for ensuring the safe operation of the system both in normal and fault conditions and developing the safety cases for the systems to demonstrate this against ISO26262 guidelines. This will involve managing the safe design of a concept from hazard identification and classification through to final validation against the safety case. To apply for this Functional Safety Engineer position you should have some of the following: Application of ISO26262 functional safety analysis guidelines to complex system functionality. Requirements capture, cascade and agreement with internal and external stakeholders Knowledge of the application of Failure Mode Avoidance toolsets (FMEA, Boundary & P Diagrams). Experience of hazard identification. Experience of full V cycle of control system development and testing. Strong experience with safety related systems, particularly complex electronic systems. Actual involvement in safety case production and 3rd party assessment. Safety critical software techniques and methods. Design for safety related systems. Safety system analysis. Experience with the various safety standards (IEC91508, ISO26262, Def-Stan etc). 33644 - Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Warwick, Warwickshire

Battery Systems Principal Engineer

Principal Engineer Battery Systems UK - Leamington Spa Up to £55,000 per annum plus company benefits. A Principal Engineer (Battery Systems) opportunity has become available for a global engineering consultancy who employs over 3000 consultants around the globe. The Principal Engineer will join a Hybrid and Electronic System Team and will lead and deliver on-going client technology projects. The successful applicant will have a sound automotive engineering background, a number of years of experience of successfully delivering projects in a controls and electronic environment either in an OEM or Tier 1 capacity having lead delivery projects. Minimum degree in an Engineering or Science related discipline (e.g. electrical and electronic engineering / mechanical engineering / physics / computer science / software engineering / maths / control engineering). Good understanding of cell chemistries used in HEVs. Knowledge of battery system architectures and battery management systems. Experience of designing high current and automotive high voltage (12 to 1200Vdc) power systems, (connectors, bus bars, contactors & fusing). Experience of electrical component integration (up to 1kV), design & development on production products, particularly HV battery systems and sub systems in a tier 1 or OEM environment. Familiar with product delivery process from requirements capture through to design validation of HEV battery systems. Experience in compliance engineering to external standards, such as battery handling, EMC, vehicle safety, functional safety ISO26262 etc. Experienced in delivering DFMEA for HEV battery systems. If this Principal Engineer - Battery Systems position is of interest, please contact James Tilley for more details.

Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Electrification System Engineer - 35151

Job title: Electrification System Engineer Salary Range: Up to £20.30 per hour LTD Location: Gaydon Industry: Powertrain Position Description: Interrogate Electrification System level Design Verification Plan Develop Design Verification Test Plan & support System Team in defining Test Cases and DVM Plan and Manage facilities & test teams to ensure test property provision (rigs and vehicles), to correct timing and specification, to complete compiled DVP. Support setup & commissioning of test properties, including leading and coordinating any integration issue resolution and sign-off activities to verify test readiness. Track status of System DVT and generate reports as required for project and management meetings Track status of all compiled DVP & DVT activities and associated gateway readiness prognosis Deliver the agreed DVP plan and issue formal sign off reports as per agreed DVP requirements Manage allocated Test/Fleet Vehicles - ensure any updates (H/W and S/W) and functional issues managed To apply for this position you require the following: Experience in testing Power Train or Electrical systems in Automotive Applications Experience in Automotive Design Verification Process planning and delivery Experience in leading a team to manage cross functional technical issue resolution Preferably Degree qualified in appropriate Automotive, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering fields. Please contact James Tilley for details. 35151

Contract / Warwick, Warwickshire

Powertrain Attribute Leader - 33853

Powertrain Pre-Kick Off Attribute Leader Whitley Up to £25.41 The Attribute Leader is the interface between the Powertrain Systems and the pre Kick-Off Concept team, with regard to boundary condition requirements and attributes convergence of Powertrain system, up to Vehicle Kick Off. To apply for this Powertrain Attribute Leader position you should have some of the following: Strong understanding of attributes interaction and system engineering on Powertrain Performance. Must be able to identify, explain and apply the benefits of System Engineering. Familiarity with vehicle installation requirements & proven delivery of at least one of the ten Powertrain systems. Proven capability of working across multiple PT disciplines in a rapidly changing environment with conflicting demands across a wide range of commodities. Must be proficient with Excel and PowerPoint. Good communication, interpersonal skills, self-confidence and a passion for technology. 33853 - Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands