Powertrain Development Engineer


£35 - 37 per hour


Sector: Automotive
Function: Product Design & Development
Contact: James Tilley
Phone: 01384 446126
Job Ref: 66780

Job details

Powertrain Development Engineer - Peterborough (Hybrid) - Up to £37/hr - Inside IR35

A Powertrain Development Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world’s leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines.

You will join an Advanced Powertrain Development Team focussed on delivering future Powertrain System performance and validation testing.

As a Powertrain Development Engineer, you will be responsible for conducting testing, development, and sign-off for the various powertrain programmes.

In your first few weeks in this Performance and Validation Engineer role, you can expect to:

  • Conduct and/or direct Powertrain System performance and validation tests on a range of Powertrain Systems, including batteries, motors, engines, transmissions, and hydraulic drive
  • Work with the program team and test facilities to develop test plans to meet technical and product objectives
  • Conduct and check data quality, test result integrity and repeatability
  • Produce technical reports and present data to the programme team and wider NPI teams
  • Assist in team building to develop a technology Centre of Excellence within the business

To apply for this Powertrain Development Engineer role, you will need a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience. You will also require experience in some of the below:

  • Experience in power system level performance
  • Hands on Battery, Motor, Engine or Transmission system testing, and problem-solving experience
  • Looking for experience with Canape, Data analysis software including NI Diadem
  • Preferred experience with Matlab Simulink would be beneficial
  • Experienced in the use of testbed software, calibration tools, and test data logging systems
  • Project Management

If you're looking to make a positive impact and create change, possessing an inclusive and committed approach, you'll be rewarded with an excellent contract rate of £37.00 per hour.

If this contract hybrid Powertrain Development Engineer job motivates and inspires you, please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment today.

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James Tilley

Associate Director – Energy

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