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  • Job reference: RMS0104115

Project Engineer - Powertrain PED - 20742

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Whitley
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 18/01/2012
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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:
Position Description:
As a vehicle attribute team, Performance, Economy and Driveability (PED) support the annual task of futuring competitor PED attributes in support of technology strategy and target setting. Furthermore the PED team own the cross car-line FE & CO2 database. The key tasks of the position will be to develop and maintain various databases containing information on JLR current and futured FE/CO2/performance and information on key CO2 technologies. An additional task will be to support specific departmental FE/CO2 delivery process improvement projects.

Skills Required:
- Good data analysis and processing skills - Excel and Virtual Basic programming skills and an interest in database management - Knowledge and understanding of current and future vehicle Fuel Economy/CO2 technologies - Being able to contribute as part of a team. - Written and verbal communication skills (incl good knowledge of MS Powerpoint)

Skills Preferred:
- Oracle or Access database progamming skills may be of benefit - Flexibility to work on many varied tasks, covering both brands and on either Gaydon or Whitley site.

Experience Required:
- A background, track record and interest in engine and or vehicle FE/CO2 development - experience in developing and maintaing large data sets and manipulating/processing data

Experience Preferred:
- v ehicle PED attribute testing and measurement

Education Required:
An HND or Degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering

Education Preferred:
Candidates from other industries may be considered depending on knowledge and experience
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