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Calibration Engineer (DR072)
Job Title: Calibration Engineer
Job Type: Contract (40 weeks, 40 hours per week)
Salary: £30 per hour
Consultant: Alex Townsend
The client is the largest automotive manufacturing business in the United Kingdom which produces premium all-terrain vehicles and premier luxury sports saloon vehicles. All the cars are engineered in the UK and the client has large ambitions for growth.
The successful candidate will support base calibration development activity, providing technical expertise to support test-bed and vehicle calibration development. Calibration tasks will focus on air-charge model development, fuel-path calibration, and knock control to deliver fuel economy and emissions targets. Please note - this role is also known as a P&E engineer, particularly within the Ford organisation. Candidate must be able to demonstrate the ability to deliver a complex gasoline calibration program to production.
Experience And Skills
Knowledge of complex gasoline engine control systems ¿ particularly complex air charge control (ie VVT / variable valve lift ¿ Able to demonstrate technical delivery experience, specifically in a calibration environment with state of the art engine hardware ¿ Expertise with calibration and data analysis tools (e.g INCA, Matlab, Concerto etc) ¿ In depth knowledge of EMS Control System strategies ¿ Good analytical skills & good working knowledge of MS Office software
Highly driven, self-motivated and able to deliver with minimum supervision. ¿ Ability to mentor/influence and lead team members ¿ Knowledge/Understanding of supporting Powetrain systems ¿ e.g Exhausts/Air Intake/Fuel Systems ¿ Knowledge of current and future emissions legislation.
Min 2 years in depth experience of gasoline engine management calibration ¿ Experience at a test bed and vehicle level ¿ particularly focussed on base calibration / P&E development (Air/Fuel Path, Knock control, Fuel economy optimisation.)
Ideally degree level but not required
Based at our Whitley Engineering Centre using state of the art test facilities to develop state of the art engines. ¿ 3 new engine projects starting in the next 6 months require significant long term growth in the team
Salary / Rate
£30 Per Hour Limited Company Rates Negotiable
Education / Level
Degree level ideally