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James Tilley

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

James has a wealth of engineering sales & account management experience having worked for one of the UK’s largest industrial suppliers of engineering products.

His client base included a variety of multi-national companies within sectors that included rail, automotive, aerospace and general engineering. Ambitious and driven, James has a real passion for recruitment and has proven himself, finding top calibre candidates within specialist automotive and heavy industry sectors.

He is a great communicator, providing exceptional account management and customer service to some of the UK's largest OEMs. He has recently completed his Certificate in Recruitment Practice level 3 qualification, and now covers a variety of engineering disciplines including design, development and project management roles.

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Engineering Design Specialist

Job title: Engineering Specialist - Design Salary Range: £40 to £50 per hour LTD (Fully dependent on experience) Location: Peterborough Industry: Engines - Powertrain Our client is seeking three Engineering Specialist's who have experience of technical project delivery. Ideal candidates will have a mix of design & development experience, strong technical knowledge of IC engines with proven technical project leadership. You will join the world's leading manufacturer of off-highway machinery and diesel engines. The brand is recognised worldwide and is synonymous with quality and reliability. Each project offers the opportunity to work on the design and development of engines intended to meet the latest emissions legislation, with world-class levels of quality and reliability. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company. To apply for this design position you should have some of the following: Strong technical background (technical degree preferred in mechanical, electronic, electrical, or automotive engineering) though other qualifications / experience will be considered. Good understanding of Manufacturing principles & processes Design experience of engine components and systems 3D CAD (Pro-Engineer CREO), and / or Development experience of engine components and systems, including both rig and whole engine testing. Good understanding of engine design. Self-motivation and an ability to manage and deliver tasks to meet established commitments. Excellent communications skills & teamwork. Knowledge of engine systems. Experience of running and participating in FMEA. Experience of supplier collaboration using APQP. Design experience gained in the off-highway sector. Knowledge and usage of Teamcenter - data management software. Unfortunately, candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this design role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Propulsion System Engineer - 34961

Job title: Propulsion System Engineer - 34961 Salary Range: Up to £25.93 per hour LTD Location: Warwick University Industry: Powertrain As part of a new and exciting team, the successful candidate would work for an experienced team leader to deliver integrated powertrain system scenarios to shape research that will meet the requirements of future customers. Delivery scale would be from identifying potential concepts through to validation of whole powertrain attributes. Key areas of responsibility: Whole powertrain leadership delivering system level attribute plans and solutions and working with all areas of Powertrain. Engineering Systems modelling and requirements decomposition to cascade to core research project teams. Management of technical risk and balancing system level targets during Powertrain concept verification. Issue resolution and change management. Managing deployment of Research technologies into Product development. To apply for this Propulsion System Engineer position you should have some of the following: Whole Propulsion System experience Systems Engineering experience Ability to communicate effectively with multi-disciplined teams. Knowledge of Internal Combustion Engines, Electric Drive Units, Transmission and Driveline, Batteries, Controls Systems or related Powertrain experience demonstration of complex system Integration. Degree or higher in Mechanical, Systems or Automotive Engineering. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Kenilworth, Warwickshire

Systems Engineer - 34954

Job title: Systems Engineer - 34954 Salary Range: Up to £24.07 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain The Systems Engineer will support the development of automatic transmissions and ancillary components, working as part of a team led by a Lead Engineer, specifying requirements & with support of a CAD engineer design the components. The Systems Engineer will work with suppliers to ensure the parts are designed, manufactured & tested and will support prototype vehicle builds to ensure the correct assembly of these components. The Specialist Engineer will also ensure that project milestones are fully supported with the appropriate supporting documentation. To apply for this Systems Engineer position you should have some of the following: Good relevant experience of working in a Systems Engineering environment - ideally within the Automotive Sector. Relevant experience of system definition, system architecture development, requirements specification, design/performance modelling, systems integration, system assessment and acceptance. Relevant Degree or equivalent experience preferred. Analytical and problem solving skills with track record as an effective team player with strong interpersonal skills. Full driving licence and relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Project Engineer - 34962

Job title: Project Engineer - 34962 Salary Range: Up to £22.50 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain - Project Management The Project Engineer role is to support the Base Engine Programme Team in the day to day delivery of base engine programmes. Activities may include, but will not be limited to Compilation and management of target brochures Development of programme and activity timing plans Management of design release and component ordering planning Cost and weight tracking and reporting GPDS/ PCS status tracking and reporting Creation and management of relevant programme reporting metrics Tracking and management of issue resolution e.g. AIMS, CCAR etc' Support of Vehicle line customers during prototype vehicle builds and launch activities The Engine Programme office interfaces primarily with the base engine, development, calibration and engine management teams, but also interfaces with Finance, Purchase, Manufacturing Engineering, other CoCs and Vehicle Engineering teams to ensure a joined up delivery of overall programme deliverables. To apply for this Project Engineer position you should have some of the following: Experience of project management is essential, as are good communication and presentation skills. Good basic knowledge of Engine design & operation Highly competent in PC desktop applications e.g. Excel, Powerpoint, etc Previous Programme Management experience ideally in a motor manufacturing A relevant technical Degree would be preferable Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Project Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Senior Engine Tester - 34938

Job title: Senior Engine Tester Salary Range: Up to £34.59 Location: Wolverhampton and Whitley Industry: Powertrain The Senior Engine Tester will join a department responsible for the development and introduction of new and modified processes and facilities associated with new model introductions and model year changes, within Assembly & Test. You will become a key part of the Engine Test team, working closely with product development engineers, facility vendors and suppliers to ensure that test meet world class quality and efficiency standards. Engine Testing covers Dynamometer Testing, Hot Run, Cold Test and In Process Test Equipment. To apply for this Senior Engine Tester position you should MOST of the following: Capability to lead a small team and to govern and direct supplier activities to meet project deadlines and objectives. Understanding of Engine Dynamometer Testing with previous experience in a heavy engineering environment. Operational capability to support and manage operational business requirements. Must have experience in using Microsoft Excel to interpret data and MS Project. Previous experience with the following software considered beneficial: AVL PUMA, AVL Concerto, MiniTab, Diagra, INCA. Ability to read and interpret Piping and Instrumentation Drawings and Schematics. Understanding of instrumentation for Pressure, Temperature and Flow Control. Understanding of air flow within an Engine Test Bed environment. Ability to work alongside the operations team to assist in mechanical and electrical fitting an advantage. Understanding and direct previous experience of Internal Combustion Engine Cold Test Cells. Understanding of In Process Test Systems for Engine Assembly, including Torque to Turn and Leak Test Stations for Cylinder Blocks and Heads. Experience with COSHH management systems & Potential Atex Environments. Previous experience with designing process systems for Diesel and or Petrol and advantage. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Senior Engine Tester role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Mechanical / Calibration Engineer - 34948

Job title: Mechanical / Calibration Engineer Salary Range: Up to £19.50 per hour Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain To provide support for the ZF transmission calibration team of 30 based at Whitley. All work is coordinated by a Team Leader. Types of duties to be performed include: Scheduling car repairs/reworks Diagnosing trans faults Re-flashing other fleet cars Organising sign-off drive events Providing logistical support when transporting cars /parts/people Carrying out tasks as specified week to week by team leader. The role can develop into one with greater exposure to calibration engineering for the right candidate who shows the business behaviours and technical acumen to become a Calibration Engineer. To apply for this Mechanical / Calibration Engineer position you should have some of the following: Must be able to manage own time, multi task, communicate effectively and be a team player. Familiar with automotive test environment includes workshops. Must be self-starting and able to think laterally and proactively to get the job done INCA experience preferred Good PC skills including Microsoft Office Full Clean UK Driving licence & meet medical requirements of testing. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Mechanical / Calibration Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Data Acquisition Engineer - 34923

Job title: Data Acquisition Engineer - 34923 Salary Range: Up to £21.52 per hour LTD Location: Whitley, Gaydon, Browns Lane Industry: Electrical Systems An opportunity to join a small team which is responsible for Vehicle based data acquisition on prototype, pre-production and customer cars. This is an exciting & expanding area of the industry. Responsibilities to include: Handling of day to day data acquisition requests for engineering, manufacturing, end customer etc Maintaining data acquisition equipment in accordance with team requirements and processes Support internal customers to most efficiently retrieve & process acquired data To apply for this Data Acquisition Engineer position you should have some of the following: In-depth understanding the physical layer of automotive electrical systems An understanding of vehicle data acquisition uses and methods Strong people skills and an ability to build relationships in complex stakeholder environments Hazardous Voltage safety related qualification Experience of automotive diagnostics An understanding of vehicle network protocols and inter-module communications Data analysis experience, preferably of time series based data Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Data Acquisition Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details on this Data Acquisition Engineer role.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Project Engineer Exhaust Systems - 34929

Job title: Project Engineer - 34929 Salary Range: Up to £25.93 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Exhaust Systems An opportunity for a global OEM has become available for a Project Engineer to Deliver MLA Low Exhaust Systems based in the West Midlands. Responsibilities include: Project planning, design and development release. Support supplier technical delivery meetings & manage design change & release. Particular focus on cost of associated concerns & PACN's, with support from Purchase Manage resolution of design & development issues. Support build process / launch with parts orders as required. To apply for this Project Engineer position you should have some of the following: Component design change & delivery experience - planning / design / development & release - preference with knowledge of Exhaust Systems. Supplier Management experience. Evidence of problem solving & resolution. Exhaust system technical knowledge/ Supplier base awareness. Exhaust delivery experience. Evidence of cost management and cost down experience. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Project Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Module Programme Engineer - 34913

Job title: Module Programme Engineer - Cooling Salary Range: Up to £25.93 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain Engineering An opportunity has become availabe for a Module Programme Engineer to join a global OEM based in the West Midlands. Key Responsibilities include: To support the Architecture Module Leader responsible for the Platform to deliver into programmes, through attendance at critical programme meetings, input into programme reporting on behalf of the COC and gather data and metrics relevant to their allocated programme. Support Lead Component Engineers in ensuring all programme design solutions meet programme targets for cost, weight, time and quality. Drive the resolution of cross functional, technical & manufacturing issues as AIMS Champion, and support engineering change where required, escalating when necessary. To apply for this Module Programme Engineer position you should have some of the following: Engineering background in one of the systems listed above would be a significant benefit. Sound engineering background but does not need to be specific to Cooling systems. Background in Programme Management of complex and multiple projects in an engineering environment; or Background in powertrain automotive component/system delivery with aspiration to develop into a programme management role. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills High level of computer literacy especially MS Office (Excel and Powerpoint); Process orientated and Goal driven. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Module Programme Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Cooling System Engineer - 34916

Job title: Cooling System Engineer - 34916 Salary Range: Up to £25.93 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Cooling Systems - Powertrain The Cooling System Engineer role will involve leading the development of component package, design, verification and release within the framework of Product Creation System. Key responsibilities will include: Lead CAD Engineer for Component Package / Detailed Design to support Quotation Process. Liaise with Integration team and CAE team to ensure component verification completed Liaise with supply base to ensure component production feasibility and supply Ensure the new cooling system components meet package and functional targets, complying with cooling system design specifications and guidelines Ensure 2D detailed drawings to support system / component release comply with JLR fuel system design specifications and guidelines. To apply for this Cooling System Engineer position you should have some of the following: Ability to robustly follow process, with planning of activities and releases under minimum supervision to support component design and release Good communication skills are essential to support a good working relationship with the Lead Engineer, CAD Engineer and key suppliers to allow the component package and design to be developed efficiently Familiarity with vehicle installation requirements & powertrain functionality. Knowledge of Cooling System Component design or development. Knowledge of the vehicle manufacturing process is advantageous but not essential. Knowledge of GPDS / PCS Experience of component packaging/modelling and detailed design is essential. Delivery experience of electrified vehicle systems & battery electric vehicles. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Cooling System Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion Integration Engineer - 34766

Job title: Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Integration Engineer Salary Range: Up to £31.33 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain A Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Integration Engineer has become available for a leading automotive OEM. The position is based in the Electrified Propulsion System Design team within our clients Powertrain Department. The area 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 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) 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) Valid UK driving licence. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Diesel Engines Development Engineer

Job title: Development Engineer Salary Range: Up to £36.00 per hour LTD Location: Stafford Industry: Diesel Engines A Development Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. Based within the Product Engineering Development department at the Stafford facility, this vacancy is initially a 12 month contract. The successful applicant will be responsible for planning and delivering engineering activity as part of the 4000 Series diesel product development strategy. To apply for this Development Engineer position you should have some of the following: Engineering Degree or other equivalent qualification/experience Experienced in analysing complex engine test data High standard of written technical reporting Diesel engine validation experience with producing Design Validation Plans and Reports Working knowledge of heavy duty industrial diesel engines such as cooling systems, lubrication, turbocharging etc… Diesel engine P & E with fuel and control systems development experience Planning, conducting and reporting on engine based noise and vibration testing. Knowledge of emissions measurement techniques, worldwide emission regulations and emissions measurement hardware. Knowledge of turbocharger matching, fuel system optimisation and control system development Proficiency in Microsoft Project PC literacy, excellent use of all MS Office components Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Development Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Staffordshire, England

Mechanical Systems Validation Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Systems Validation Engineer Salary: Up to £30.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Diesel Engines The Mechanical Systems team, have a vacancy for a Validation Engineer who will be accountable for all aspects of demonstrating the reliability & durability of new engines and engine systems. You will plan and deliver the validation of new and updated diesel engines for industrial applications, and non-road mobile machinery. The Validation Engineer role involves: Identification of risks to product reliability and durability using FMEA, and analysis of in-field usage data. Definition of engine build, test and instrumentation requirements. Planning and delivery of product validation tests through both our onsite test facility and in-field testing. Analysis of engine test data to verify test conditions, reporting on product performance and reliability. Root Cause Analysis of failures. To apply for this Validation Engineer position you should have experience of the following: Delivery of projects within a product development environment Understanding of diesel engines Experience of validating systems & components Use of Design FMEAs to manage product risks and plan validation requirements Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Excel Good communication skills, written & verbal Facilitation and creation of FMEAs Use of data acquisition and analysis tools such as National Instruments DIAdem Industrial diesel engine applications, construction machinery or generating sets Analysis of engine data and use of diagnostics tools Root Cause Analysis and issue investigation techniques Relevant Engineering degree or equivalent experience Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply for this Validation Engineer role you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Sales Account Manager - EMEA - Industrial Engines

Job Title: Sales Account Manager / Territory Manager Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 (depending on depth of experience) Benefits: 25 days annual leave, excellent bonus, contributory pension scheme, contributory share scheme Location: Peterborough - 25%-50% within EMEA Flexible working policy Due to internal progression, we have an exciting opportunity available for a Sales Account Manager position to join our clients Industrial Engine Products sales team covering the European, Africa and Middle East Region. Acting as the face of the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines. You will have assigned dealers and territories, being responsible for the development of sales volumes and revenue, maximisation of profit margins, and achievement of high overall satisfaction levels. You will also increase the selling time of the Dealer sales force. Within this role you will drive increased sales, dealer engagement and profitable growth. To be considered for this Sales Account Manager position you should have some of the following: Understanding of the application of technical products. Previous Technical or Commercial / Account Management experience in an industrial engine environment . Prior account Management or Dealer facing role experience. Previous experience in sales of technical products. Negotiating skills. Experience within sales or integration of highly regulated technical products. Working knowledge of Salesforce. Ability to take market data analytics to drive action and growth within our markets. Knowledge of and impact of the Aftermarket business and impact on sales opportunities. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Sales Management role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Permanent / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Engine Test Technician

Engine Test Technician Peterborough Up to £15.50 Powertrain 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 To apply, please send us a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Candidates must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Engine Technician, Development Technician, Engine Development Technician, Engine Build Technician, Test Technician, Mechanic James Tilley

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Systems Engineer - 34818 - Powertrain

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 Powertrain department. The team is primarily located at Gaydon technical centre, whilst working extensively with teams at other sites. Capturing and documenting systems requirements in a robust manner Cascading system requirements to sub-systems within / outside the Powertrain department. Use case development to aid in system definition. Delivery efficient technical solutions to cross functional problems. Ensuring all robustness / quality processes are followed and built in to the system design. Working closely with the system and functional safety leads. Liaising across departments to ensure electrified propulsion system functionality is delivered correctly. 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 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Systems Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire

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. Position is based in the Electrified Propulsion System Design team within the Powertrain (PT) department. Working as part of a team, the chosen candidate will be responsible for the design of key system features: - Capturing and documenting systems requirements in a robust manner. - Cascading system requirements to sub-systems within / outside the Powertrain department. - Use case development to aid in system definition. - Delivery efficient technical solutions to cross functional problems. - Ensuring all robustness / quality processes are followed and built in to the system design - Working closely with the system and functional safety leads. - Liaising across departments to ensure electrified propulsion system functionality is delivered correctly. 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 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Ref: 33624 Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Warwickshire, England

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. The aftertreatment role will require the successful candidate to 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. Testing of aftertreatment systems performance on engine test-bed / vehicles Through teams SMEs support the selection of aftertreatment components for future applications, including supplier selection. Support target setting, technical development and sign-off of the aftertreatment system in close collaboration with engine calibration and exhaust development teams, and supported by suppliers. Support the DV testing using failure mode avoidance procedures. 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) Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Emissions Certification Engineer - 34111

Job title: Certification Engineer Salary Range: Up to £27.81 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: 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. Duties include: Proactively identify and resolve issues that may adversely affect delivery; ensuring that any impact on sales is minimised. Lead the preparation of applications, editing and finalising data ready for submission in accordance with regulatory requirements (includes 'Worst Case' determination). Support the wider Certification team in the development of internal standards and processes. 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. Support in the determination of appropriate actions and assist the co-ordination of responses to regulatory bodies and their representatives. 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. An individual, who works independently, is results driven, demonstrating tenacity, drive and perseverance with the ability to deliver operational plans in a complex, highly demanding environment. 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. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Certification Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. 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). Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role Functional Safety Engineer. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. 33644 - Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Warwick, Warwickshire

E-Machine / Transmission Engineer - 34257

E-Machine / Transmission Integration Engineer Whitley Up to £25.41 Hybrid TRANSCEND is a new Advanced Propulsion Centre funded program, to develop a new hybrid transmission specification, from concept to series production equivalent design release. Work with TRANSCEND Core Team, key collaborative and sub-contract partners to deliver the integration of an electric machine (traction motor) in to the Transmission. Establish and maintain design and functional requirements and specifications for the E-Machine and interfaces. Support Programme gateways event; Function, performance, DV and PV testing completed. Establish and maintain Technical Target Brochure and secure agreement with all stakeholder parties. Concur sign off requirements and assumptions with systems engineering and transmission/vehicle teams Report overall status to TRANSCEND Programme Leader. Concur functional and operational strategy assumptions with stakeholders Document and concur E-Machine Test & Validation Decisions. Support program deliverables and objectives, including reporting forums and presentations. To apply for this E-Machine / Transmission Integration Engineer position you should have some of the following: Extensive experience of E-Machine integration and the planning for robustness and validation testing. Extensive knowledge and experience of hybrid transmission development processes and methodology, including sign off testing. Fundamental E-Machine design requirements expertise, to ensure installation and integration requirements enable optimum traction motor performance. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this E-Machine / Transmission Integration Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

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. The Attribute Leader generate and own the Powertrain Target Brochure for each Program in its pre KO phase; to be successful in his role, he/she will have to: Liaise with Powertrain function engineers to determine boundary conditions to achieve Powertrain performance Liaise with Technical Specialists to insure the system compliance to boundary targets Support conceptual powertrain packages to achieve boundary conditions Seek to deliver "balanced" attributes across all powertrain systems Satisfy the deliverables 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. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Powertrain Attribute Leader role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. 33853 - Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Diesel OBD Calibration Engineer - 34483

Job title: Calibration Engineer Salary Range: Up to £28.19 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). Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Calibration Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Programme Engineer - 34825

Job title: Cooling Module Programme Engineer Salary Range: Up to £25.41 per hour LTD Location: Whitley / Gaydon Industry: Powertrain An opportunity has become available for a Module Programme Engineer to join the powertrain cooling division of a leading automotive OEM. Key responsibilities include: To support the Architecture Module Leader responsible for the Platform to deliver into programmes, through attendance at critical programme meetings, input into programme reporting and gather data and metrics relevant to their allocated programme. Provide support to the Architecture Module Leader for a specific programme(s) / component(s). Support Lead Component Engineers in ensuring all programme design solutions meet programme targets for cost, weight, time and quality. Drive the resolution of cross functional, technical & manufacturing issues as AIMS Champion, and support engineering change where required, escalating when necessary. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Background in Programme Management of complex and multiple projects in an engineering environment or Background in powertrain automotive component/system delivery with aspiration to develop into a programme management role. Sound engineering background but does not need to be specific to Cooling. Candidates with a strong engineering programme management background, but without specific automotive experience will also be considered Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. High level of computer literacy especially MS Office (Excel and Powerpoint). Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Cooling Project Engineer - 34783

Job title: Cooling Project Engineer Salary Range: Up to £21.66 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain Cooling Project Engineer - Build Support & Current Quality Engineer. The primary purpose of the group is to design Cooling Systems and manage the delivery of all platform programs that have Cooling System content. The successful candidate will support prototype builds, responsible for real time management & containment of build issues and managing a prioritised list of design issues to be resolved in the next engineering development phase. You will also work on current engineering, identifying cooling system related issues causing dissatisfaction to our end customers and opportunities for more efficient or effective design solutions with our suppliers, managing & prioritising current engineering projects by severity & occurrence, applying problem solving process to root cause, contain design issues and validate design solutions. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Experience of delivering technical products and/or projects in an automotive or manufacturing environment. Proven technical knowledge related to automotive cooling systems. Mechanical or equivalent and relevant Engineering Degree, or equivalent experience. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

CREO Design Engineer

Job title: Design Engineer Salary Range: Up to £33.00 per hour LTD Location: Desford, Leicestershire Industry: Off-Highway This position is an opportunity for a Design Engineer / Detailer to join a global technical team responsible for the design of small construction machines. As a Design Engineer you will be responsible for the design of components and assembly's which could include hydraulic lines groups, light fabrications, castings, non-metallic's and a variety of other installations. You will demonstrate a strong sense of urgency and determination to resolve issues while maintaining high quality standards in both design and component detailing, ensuring designs are validated to meet functional and technical requirements. In order to do this you will have a working knowledge of solid modelling (ideally CREO), geometric tolerancing and engineering data management systems. To apply for this Design Engineer position you should have some of the following: CAD Design of components and assembly's in CREO. Completion of component and group drawings. Participating in Design Reviews, FMEA's Management of engineering changes through life cycle management. Completing CPPD with suppliers and internal teams. Involving other engineers and technical resources to address detailed technical problems. Working with design resources and suppliers to rapidly implement design changes. Engineering Degree Qualification or HND with experience Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Design Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Hinckley, Leicestershire

Engine Systems Design Engineer

Job title: Engine Systems Design Engineer Salary Range: Up to £33.00 per hour Location: Desford, Leicestershire Industry: Off-Highway, Engine Design An opportunity has become available for a contract design engineer to join a Engine Systems Team on the development of new engine installations and on current production improvements for the Compact Wheel Loader and Back Hoe Loaders produced in Leicester. The successful candidate will be responsible for design and releasing of engine installation components using the BCP design process. Working with a lead engineer based in Leicester and a global team based in the UK, US and Japan, you will be accountable for creating concept designs, detailing and releasing components through Pro Engineer/Creo and Teamcentre UA. To apply for this Engine Systems Design Engineer position you should have some of the following: ProE/Creo proficient. Knowledge of the design and releasing process. Knowledge of engine installation requirements, preferably with previous experience in the area. Strong focus on product cost. Engineering Degree qualification or HND with experience. Experience of Design Reviews, FMEA and CPPD Reviews. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Engine Systems Design Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Hinckley, Leicestershire

CO2 Emissions and Efficiency Engineer - 34630

Job title: CO2 Emissions and Efficiency Engineer Salary Range: Up to £25.41 Location: Gaydon Industry/ Strapline: Powertrain/Fuel Economy Stringent future legislative requirements surrounding fuel economy, CO2 emissions and BEV efficiency present a significant strategic challenge - but also provide exciting opportunities for engineers within Product Engineering. Through technical interaction with relevant engineering teams, this CO2 Emissions and Efficiency Engineer role will drive a product efficiency mindset into the business and support activities specifically aimed at reducing our products` energy consumption - thus reducing the CO2 footprint of our clients ICE fleet - and increasing the efficiency and driving range of their electrified vehicles. Key Objectives are as follows: Provide technical guidance to relevant engineering teams ('Commodity Groups') in respect of vehicle and system-level energy consumption assessment, via both CAE & physical test To apply for this CO2 Emissions and Efficiency Engineer position you should have some of the following: Support Commodity Groups in the development of clear plans to reduce energy consumption Assist with the maintenance of a cross-functional portfolio of CO2 / energy-reducing technologies, helping to validate that the aggregate impact meets future business needs Strong technical awareness with the ability to recognise and quantify energy-consuming vehicle systems and attributes, including sensitivity to different vehicle duty cycles. Proven analytical skills, capable of effectively managing, interpreting and presenting technical data. An excellent communicator with the ability to establish and maintain highly-effective cross-functional working relationships. Experience of powertrain or vehicle system technical delivery within either an OEM or Tier 1 supplier. Knowledge of fuel economy / energy reduction principles & technologies. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this CO2 Emissions and Efficiency Engineer role. To apply you MUST have ether an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Gaydon, Warwickshire

Engines Development Engineer

Job title: Development Engineer Salary Range: Up to £32.00 per hour LTD Location: Peteborough Industry: Diesel Engines The Development Engineer will join a Component Engineering team assisting in the delivery of component and system development and validation in support of NPI programmes, cost reduction & quality improvements. Assisting in the development of components and validation on components to be compliant with the incoming RoHS legislation. Delivery of quality improvements, cost reduction projects and the development and delivery of new customer options. The suitable Development Engineer should have experience in performing several (not all) of the following; Working with suppliers to develop solutions. Working knowledge of APQP. Conducting FMEAs on components and systems to identify risks and determine action Keeping peers, team leader and management up to date with progress against planned activities including report outs. Knowledge of drawing release processes to support the release of parts onto BOMs and engine lists in preparation for volume production. Support field and production issue, diagnose issues to root cause, put in place containment actions, and develop permanent corrective actions. Work with suppliers and keep stakeholder informed of progress and decisions. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply for this Development Engineer you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Hybrid Systems Engineering Team Leader

Hybrid Systems Engineering Team Leader Leamington Spa, Cambridge & Shoreham Up to £65,000 per annum An opportunity has become available for a Hybrid Systems Specialist to join a global engineering consultancy who employs over 3000 consultants around the globe. Primarily responsible for leading Hybrid Systems capability growth and project delivery activities - particularly in the area of Hybrid Systems and Systems Integration. You will lead and grow the team of engineers located in Leamington Spa, Cambridge & Shoreham to ensure the delivery of high quality work and services in the hybrid vehicle arena to our customers. Support the Market Sectors during the bidding/proposal phase by working effectively with other engineering disciplines to superior value to our customers. You should be comfortable in a client facing role. As the Hybrid Systems Engineering Team Leader, you will also be expected to work in close partnership with programme managers and provide technical leadership on one or more projects. You will also support the ongoing development of a culture of successful and effective research and innovation. Your role will include coaching, mentoring and skill development of our engineers. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Your Degree qualification will be in a technical subject and you will have some or all of the following: A strong track record of hybrid vehicle product development within the automotive industry, ideally leading to volume production Good knowledge of hybrid and electric driveline architectures, components and systems integration and experience of the attributes and trade-offs that must be considered when specifying and developing these systems Good general understanding of the operating principles of motors, inverters, power converters, battery chargers and battery systems and of high voltage (<1000V) power systems and associated safety management systems Strong leadership and ability to coordinate and lead multi-disciplined teams The ability to work in a matrix organisation and can liaise effectively across engineering departments to drive greater business value Strong project management skills Proven interpersonal and communication skills at all levels High degree of flexibility and willingness to travel Robust character with a strong drive and motivation to succeed Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Permanent / Leamington Spa, 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. Job Duties: Provide technical leadership for delivery teams of engineers involved in battery projects. Interface directly with clients on technical issues. Focus on delivery of projects on-time and on-budget. Technical guidance for the design, development and validation of high voltage vehicle battery systems. Support of the sales teams through client interaction, proposal support and roadmap development. Promotion of capability throughout the global customer base. 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. Drive and commitment to deliver technically challenging projects. Proactive, self-motivated, and attention to detail. Strong teamwork, organizational, oral communication, and written communication skills. If this Principal Engineer - Battery Systems position is of interest, please contact James Tilley for more details.

Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Software Test Engineer - 34293

Software Control, Test and Validation Engineer Up to £30.71 Whitley HIL & SIL TRANSCEND is a new Advanced Propulsion Centre funded program, to develop a new hybrid transmission specification, from concept to series production equivalent design release. The Software Engineer will work with a core engineering team, key collaborative and sub-contract partners to deliver software and controls test and validation plans for TRANSCEND. This role will require someone who desires a challenge, can innovate and lead the system level development, test and validation of complete transmission systems. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Extensive experience of software development processes and the planning for robustness and validation testing. Extensive knowledge and experience of Hardware in the Loop (HIL) and Software in the Loop (SIL) development processes and methodology, including sign off testing. ASPICE and/or Software Quality Management System requirements for testing and validation in automotive industry. Experience of transmission integration, installation and control system delivery, especially hybrid variants. Expertise in control system creation and development, including real world data collection and manipulation. Demonstrable experience of planning and delivering software test and development from concept to series production sign off. Demonstrable experience and working knowledge of hybrid solutions and integration with core Powertrain and/or vehicle systems. Delivery of system and components DFMEA's and DVP's using engineering service providers. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details. 34293

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. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this calibration role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry, West Midlands

Performance Development Engineer

Performance Development Engineer Peterborough £30.00 to £45.00 per hour LTD Diesel Engines - Powertrain - Calibration A Performance Development Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The suitable Performance Development Engineer will serve as an experienced, individual contributor for engine emissions and performance development projects. This position will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating engine development work including pre-test planning, engine and facility readiness, orchestration of the testing activity, reviewing test data to ensure quality, data analysis, drawing conclusions and communicating recommendations to our business partners. You will be responsible for the project management & conducting of the associated engine system and rating calibration development, for the 4.4L and 7.1L engine platforms, to ensure both customer performance expectations (quality & timing) and emissions regulations are satisfied. The role involves development of electronic engine calibration maps that will be utilised in the engine control software. To apply for this Performance Development Engineer position you should have some of the following: Requires an accredited engineering degree or equivalent experience and excellent analytical skills. Incumbents must have gained experience in engine performance and emissions development for diesel engines. Must have strong technical skills and ability to communicate technical information effectively. Specific experience with the development of electronically controlled engines is highly desired. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Performance Development Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer Salary: Up to £38.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Diesel Engines The Mechanical Systems team, have a vacancy for a Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer, who will be responsible for delivering all aspects of Mechanical Systems Technical Objectives, performance, reliability & durability. You will contribute to the planning and delivery of the validation of new and updated diesel engines for industrial applications. The Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer role involves: Leading the creation of engine system FMEA's Identification of System Integration requirements, cascade Product Objectives through to Technical Objectives, and performing system performance trade offs Identification of risks to product reliability and durability, proactively addressing issues in concept designs, and working with Simulation & Validation engineers to determine product capability Defining procedures to develop Technical Objectives using Machine & Engine data with analytics Identification of validation tests to address system level risks and delivery through both our onsite test facility and in application Ownership of complex system level Technical Issue resolution through data analysis & collaboration with design/development engineers Working with the Mechanical Systems Technical Project Lead to ensure that project meets time, cost and quality targets To apply for this Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer 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 Engineering degree qualified with relevant industrial experience 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 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Diesel Engine Development Engineer

Job title: Diesel Engine Development Engineer Salary Range: Up to £32.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Powertrain An opening has become available for a diesel engine development engineer to join the Product Development team working on our 2.8 to 7.1 range of engines. This is an exciting opportunity to carry out engine validation work that will make significant contributions to the NPI programs for these engines. This position is part of a team of engineers responsible for the mechanical validation of diesel engine products. The engines are used in machine, industrial and electric power applications. You will also be responsible for participating in, and where appropriate leading, prompt and robust RCCA identification and implementation when issues arise. To apply for this Diesel Engine Development Engineer position you should have some of the following: Engineering degree Proven analytical skills. Previous experience in engine development and mechanical validation for CI or SI engines. Technical mindset and ability to communicate technical information effectively. Ability to collaborate and communicate to a range of stakeholders including internal process partners, customers and suppliers Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough

Performance Calibration Engineer

Job title: Performance Engineer Salary Range: Up to £32.00 per hour LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Calibration An opening has become available for a diesel engine performance engineer to join a Product Development team working on 2.8 to 7.1 range of engines. This is an exciting opportunity to carry out performance and emissions development work that will make significant contributions to the NPI programs for these engines. The engines are used in machine, industrial and electric power applications. You will also be responsible for participating in, and where appropriate leading, prompt and robust RCCA identification and implementation when issues arise. You will be responsible for conducting engine system and rating calibration development for Tier 4 Final / Stage V engines to meet customer performance expectations and all emission regulations, troubleshooting issues identified in production test, verification and validation testing, field testing and customer raised concerns To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Engineering degree Proven analytical skills. Previous experience in engine performance and emissions development for CI or SI engines. Specific experience with the development of electronically controlled engines. Technical mindset and ability to communicate technical information effectively. Ability to collaborate and communicate to a range of stakeholders including internal process partners, customers and suppliers Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley

Contract / Peterborough

Powertrain Control System Function Development Engineer - 34765

Job title: Powertrain Control System Function Development Engineer Salary Range: Up to £30.71 per hour LTD Location: Whitley Industry: Powertrain 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. Working with Technical Specialists, Function Specialists and Developers, System Design engineers, Test & Integration engineers and Group Leaders you will be a key team member for delivering control system models that meet the system functionality requirements. You 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. This Control System Function Development Engineer position provides an excellent opportunity for a candidate to apply existing experience in a new environment or industry. To apply for this Control System Function Development Engineer position you should have some of the following: Extensive experience of Control System design with Matlab / Simulink. Previous experience of delivering complex distributed system functionality designs, including leading resolution of complex technical issues Excellent attention to detail and accuracy of work Previous experience of closed loop real time control system development. Automotive experience, particularly hybrid & electric vehicles. IBM DOORS. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry

Software Test Engineer Batteries - 32841

Job title: Software Engineer Salary Range: Up to £30.71ph LTD Location: Gaydon Industry: Powertrain A Software Engineer is required to work for a leading automotive OEM. The position will be a long term contract role based in Gaydon, Warwickshire and is paying a rate of up to £30.71 Ltd Co per hour. As part of the PHEV BMS team you will work within a small team to develop & validate the functional requirements for the Battery Management System. Key Performance Indicators Delivery of DV and PV test results to M1DJ, FDJ and PEC gateways Successful de-bug of HW & SW issues during prototype builds To apply for this Software Engineer position you should have some of the following: CANalyser, CANape or INCA Thorough understanding of automotive ECU testing & tools (e.g. Test bed software such as Vector CANoe or AVL Lynx) Experience of test specification development and delivery Automotive ECU testing (e.g. Test bed Software such as Vector CANoe or AVL Lynx) Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred Understanding of HV components, Li-ion cells or other battery technology is preferred but not essential To apply for this Software Engineer, please send us a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Candidates must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. If you have any questions, please contact James Tilley.

Contract / Warwickshire

Engine Management Systems Launch Engineer - 34775

Job title: Engine Management Systems Launch Engineer Salary Range: Up to £30.71 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. Applicant 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. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry

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 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Powertrain Calibration Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry

Powertrain Calibration Engineer - 34760

Job title: Calibration Engineer Salary Range: Up to £30.71 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. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Calibration Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry

Functional Safety Engineer

Job title: Functional Safety Engineer Salary Range: Up to £30.71 per hour LTD Location: Whitley and Gaydon Industry: Functional Safety An opportunity has arisen for a Functional Safety engineer to work across 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 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). The candidate should be qualified to degree level or be able to demonstrate equivalent levels of training & experience. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Coventry

Engine Validation Engineer

Job title: Engines Validation Engineer Salary Range: Up to £32.00ph LTD Location: Peterborough Industry: Diesel Engines An Engines Validation Engineer is required to work for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The position will be a long term contract role based in Peterborough and is paying a rate of up to £32.00 Ltd Co per hour. The Engines Validation Engineer will join a team responsible for development and implementation of electrical and electronic control systems for diesel engines developed in the UK. The successful applicant for this position will also be responsible for identifying, planning, coordinating and executing validation activities to support the development of engine control systems and mitigate system risk. Key Responsibilities: Working within an engineering team, identify potential component, system and integration issues associated with new products or current product enhancements. Capture the risks and create action and validation plans to mitigate the risks Develop test requirements, coordinate and execute the validation activities to mitigate program risk and ensure the system is verified and validated for production. Record, analyse and communicate validation results and where required, develop revised solutions to satisfy customer requirements Provide Electrical and Electronic SME support to engine performance tests, engine development activities and initial production builds To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Proven engineer with 'hands on' validation experience, ideally on engine, transmission or power systems Technical background in systems development, integration or validation (electronics or mechanical) Good Electrical and Electronic knowledge with 'fault finding' capability Ability to initiate and take independent action FMEA facilitator or Team Lead experience Vector CANape and CANalyzer experience EMC test knowledge Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Engines Validation Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Contract / Peterborough

Powertrain Control System Engineer - 33080

Control System Engineer Gaydon Up to £23.59 A Powertrain Control System Function Development Engineer is required to work for a leading automotive OEM. The position will be a long term contract role based in Gaydon, Warwickshire and is paying a rate of up to £23.59 Ltd Co per hour. 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. Working with Technical Specialists, Function Specialists and Developers, System Design engineers, Test & Integration engineers and Group Leaders you will be a key team member for delivering control system models that meet the system functionality requirements. 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 Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. 33080 For more information please contact James Tilley.

Contract / Warwickshire

Specialist Engineer Cooling Systems - 34207

Specialist Engineer Up to £25.41 Whitley Cooling Systems - Subject Matter Expert A Specialist Engineer with Cooling Systems knowledge is required to work for a leading automotive OEM. The position will be a long term contract role based in Whitley, Coventry and is paying a rate of up to £25.41 Ltd Co per hour. The Cooling Systems team is based at Whitley and provides the technical backbone for all Cooling Systems. It provides initial system and component strategy and ongoing support throughout the development cycle. Ensuring robust deployment of technology in support of vehicle plans. This role will be responsible for all technical aspects of hoses and degas tanks and be the expert for hoses and degas tanks. To apply for this position you should have some of the following: Knowledge of rubber and plastic component design, manufacture and testing. Knowledge of cooling systems, ideally in automotive applications. Self motivated, driven and positive attitude. Engineering degree or equivalent experience Sound understanding of the Design and Development Process. Good engineering knowledge to include design for assembly, fit and function and a good understanding of GD&T. Able to demonstrate a working knowledge of Project Management and a strong disciplined approach to engineering delivery. Able to demonstrate ability to plan and deliver components or systems from concept to production. Able to demonstrate experience of managing suppliers. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.

Contract / Coventry

Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Engineer - 33623

Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Engineer Gaydon Up to £30.71 Powertrain - Hybrid A Hybrid & 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 with frequent travel around the West Midlands. The Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Engineer is based in the Electrified Propulsion System Design team within the Powertrain Department. The area 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) Valid UK driving licence 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) Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Hybrid & Electrified Propulsion System Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details.

Contract / Warwickshire

Powertrain Calibration Engineer - 33056

Powertrain Calibration Engineer Peterborough Up to £27.10 Powertrain - Gasoline, Diesel or Hybrid We have a number of Powertrain Calibration Engineer opportunities that have become available for a leading automotive OEM. The position will be a long term contract role based in Whitley, Coventry and is paying a rate of up to £27.10 Ltd Co per hour. 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. Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship. Please contact James Tilley for details

Contract / Coventry