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Calibration Engineer - Powertrain - (21718)

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 19/12/2011
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The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
Diesel Engine Calibration Project leader / Lead calibrator. The diesel calibration team are responsible for delivering a significant number of high impact customer attributes in a robust and timley manner. The calibration team are seeking a number of high quality calibration engineers to work with world class hardware and software to deliver class leading products. This CVN is aimed at filling two specific roles which are required to manage the development of new calibrations on a new and unique diesel engine.

The role is primarily based at Gaydon but can involve travel to Whitley test site on a regular basis for meeting attendance etc. The role may also include participation in environmental testing covering both extremes of hot and cold altitude testing upto 3 times / year

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
A detailed understanding of the compilation of calibrations using CRETA and calibration management
A detailed understanding of the calibration process and a good knowledge of engine control software
A detailed understanding of VVT,VCT,Single and multiple boosting applications
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, flexibility, self-motivated
A good knowledge of Powertain products, engine test facilities and calibrationprocess
A good knowledge level in the use of INCA or similar engine interface tool plus Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and GPIRS
A detailed understanding of S/W strategies and having the ability to lead and coach teams of engrs across the JLR buisness and in Bosch/ continental etc
Identify, influence, standardise and support delivery of process improvement for team and customer interface
To provide effective communication on the programme status to stakeholders and test team members
Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline, e.g. Mechanical

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Detailed knowledge of FIE ,CDPF /SCR and EGR systems
A clean full driving licence
A good knowledge of simulation and modelling tools / techniques
Software, simulation experience
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