calibration engineer in gaydon

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£ 44,000 per year
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gaydon, west midlands
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£ 44,000 per year
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Randstad Engineering are currently looking for a Calibration Engineer to work for one of the most prestigious automotive companies in the world. This position is paying in the region of £44,000 per year plus benefits and is based in Wellesbourne.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

* Lead calibration activity on defined projects, assimilate and distribute knowledge within the team reporting to the Powertrain Calibration manager.
* Responsibility for P&E deliverables managing outsource test bed facilities.
* Manage and support external facilities and suppliers to achieve Calibration team goals.
* Represent the company externally at a senior level with regard to calibration activities and supplier visits.
* Prepare project-timing plans for the P&E lead or Calibration Manager to support model year actions and major design changes.
* Prepare reports of all findings from Test bed, Vehicle testing and environmental testing of the vehicle, and present these to all levels up to director technical meetings.
* Guide, direct and train to develop other team members.

Qualifications and Experience

* Extensive experience within automotive vehicle manufacturer, with experience directly running an engine test bed.
* Experience with AVL PUMA or Horiba STARS and INCA essential.
* Experience of managing and running P&E / Calibration engine test bed.
* Recent direct experience of application of new technologies to internal combustion engines.
* Understanding of gasoline combustion fundamentals including gas exchange process, cam lift and phasing, airpath, exhaust system design and pressure charging systems.
* Prepared to support overseas suppliers on a regular basis according to business need.
* Strong data analysis skills.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our client's requirements.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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educational requirements

bachelors degree