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Calibration Engineer (DR072)


Whitley, Coventry


Job Title: Calibration Engineer Job Type: Contract (40 weeks, 40 hours per week) Salary: £30 per hour Location: Whitley Consultant: Alex Townsend Reference: 28955 The Organisation: 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 Role: 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

Skills Required: 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 Skills Preferred: 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. Experience Required: 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.) Education Required: Ideally degree level but not required Additional Information: 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

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Education / Level

Degree level ideally

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