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Principal/Senior Engine design engineer - 3 year contract

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job disciplines:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Kevin Harris

  • Contact email:

    kevin.harris@jonlee.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    kahgmw

  • Expiry date:

    25/12/2018

Powertrain design engineer - 3 year contract

An experienced powertrain design contractor (or perm person) is required to work on a 3 year contract at an advanced engineering research organisation based in Coventry. Working on an international project you will be responsible for designing a novel EU6 HEV equivalent engine for a light transport vehicle/motorcycle. Confidentiality at this stage prevents my disclosing further information

What you will do:

  • Use Pro/E Creo to design base engine parts and peripheral systems
  • Perform layout and packaging studies of the powertrain within the vehicle
  • Create new and modify existing geometry
  • Perform calcs and do some CAE activity
  • Manage a small team

What you will need:

  • minimum 10 years equivalent of engine/powertrain design (ideally gasoline)
  • Have previous or current use of Pro/E or Creo CAD
  • experience of layouts and schemes, advanced architecture
  • degree or higher in mechanical engineering
  • candidates from CONSULTANCY are particularly encouraged to apply (not essential) because of client interaction and account development experience

What you will get

  • 3 year contract possibly extended (paid either as a FTC salary or as a Ltd company)
  • extremely interesting work for a bluechip research consultancy (not Ricardo)

Applications:

Please attach current CV, and give me an idea of your desired salary/rate and availability. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with further information prior to any submission, however should you have any questions please contact or 01384 397555. Please also state if you require a work permit/sponsorship