Senior Design Engineer - Off Highway - Powertrain

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    Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

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    £35 - £50 per hour

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    James Tilley

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    about 2 years ago

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Job title: Senior Design Engineer

Salary Range: Up to £50.00 per hour (Fully dependent on experience)

Location: Peterborough

Industry: Off Highway (Engine-in-machine)

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

The successful applicant will hold a key role within the Mechanical Systems team, having responsibility to lead engine installation design into off-highway machines with associated machine architectural changes, in support of company acquisitions with strategic OEMs.

Working in a multi-discipline team the successful applicant will combine diesel engine and aftertreatment knowledge with their understanding of off-highway machines, their power trains and systems to initiate and develop optimal engine~machine installation concepts & designs.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Lead and create engine-in-machine packaging feasibility studies, exploring integration ideas and summarising alternative concepts.
  • Implementing selected concept(s) through design, in accordance with prevailing design guides and standards evolving from prototype design to production level as development progresses.
  • Present & discuss technical proposals both internally and with OEM customers, informally and in structured design review meetings.
  • Self-management of assigned tasks to agreed customer critical requirements, delivering high quality work to documented or novel processes within agreed timescales.
  • Profiling new engine options.
  • Prepare material for analysis and transfer to OEM customers.
  • Managing positive BOM for machine builds.
  • Contribute in component, sub-system and system FMEAs.

To apply for this position you should have some of the following:

  • Requires a bachelor's or master degree in an accredited Engineering subject or significant engineering experience.
  • Incumbents must have industrial experience in design of vehicle/machine systems or diesel engine integration.
  • Technical understanding of off-highway machines & their power trains.
  • Engineering hand calculations & an understanding of analysis led design.
  • CREO and appreciation of other CAD systems & translation/transfers.
  • Professional communication of technical information with team, customers and suppliers.

Please contact James Tilley for more details.

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