Chief Engine designer - euro v/vi

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    Coventry, West Midlands

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    Kevin Harris

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Chief Engine Designer (Euro v/vi engines) - Coventry - 3.5yr contract - To £120K

I am seeking an experienced Engine designer to work on a fixed term contract for a prestigious (semi academic) research organisation based in Coventry.

The company is tasked with designing a hybrid powertrain unit for a motorcycle application to EU v/vi emissions standards. You will be responsible for the technical solution of such from concept to technology demonstrator (proof of concept ie a working prototype).

What you will do:

  • Ellicit customer requirements in terms of power, torque, power, volume, space etc
  • Select technology choices to achieve targets with relative cost implications of choices
  • Set up department and resources to achieve
  • Manage a team of UK and international CAD designers

What you will need

  • Degree or equiv in mech eng
  • minimum 10 years or equivalent in engine design (some development would be useful)
  • Able to demonstrate design choice and its effect on P&E
  • Have previously designed an engine from concept for Euro V or greater

What you will get

  • 3 to 3.5 year FTC contract which can be salaried or hourly paid
  • A chance to work on a self contained project
  • A chance to test your own engine design skills
  • Excellent holiday entitlement


Please apply with current Cv and details of current package and notice period. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with further details prior to submission. However should you have any questions, please contact or 01384 446150