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Performance Engineer

  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £25.00 - 34.50 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 24 days ago

  • Sector: Off-Highway
  • Function: Powertrain
  • Contact: James Tilley
  • Contact Email: James.tilley@jonlee.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446126
  • Duration: 24 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 06 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 61882

Performance Engineer

Up to £34.50/hr - Inside IR35

Peterborough/Remote - Hybrid

24 month initial contract

Diesel Engines

As a Performance Engineer you will have responsibility for conducting testing, development and sign off for our clients 0.5L to 7.1L engine programmes.

You will work closely with engineering teams to define & deliver robust methods in achieving objectives and will also work closely with an engine test operations team to ensure quality data is achieved.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct and/or direct engine tests, calibration and performance development to support 900 series program requirements
  • Conduct and/or direct tests (including Design of Experiments), checking data quality, test result integrity and repeatability
  • Write requirements, procedures, and reports and formally present on test outcomes
  • Plan, manage and deliver tests to tight time scales and to right quality
  • Collaborate with global teams to drive global alignment and best practices

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in an accredited Engineering curriculum
  • Data analysis – comfortable capturing quality checking and analysing data off the test-bed
  • Performance and emissions calibration – Engine Combustion understanding
  • Experience in combustion, performance, and economy development of diesel engines.
  • Experienced in the use of testbed software, calibration tools, emissions measuring equipment and test data logging systems
  • Vector CANAPE desirable
  • Hands on engine testing and problem-solving experience

Additional information

  • Flexibility to WFH, Will need to support on-site as and when needed.
  • 2x positions available

For further information, please send your interest and CV to James Tilley – james.tilley@jonlee.co.uk

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.