Senior Principal Development Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
05 Jul 2017
Closes
02 Aug 2017
Ref
308
Contact
MAHLE Powertrain Limited
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Duties

* Interface with Engine Programs and Component activities to develop and execute engine test plans
* Coordinate engine durability testing and reporting
* Develop and implement combustion and mechanical development test plans
* Supervise the operation of multiple test cells
* Optimize engine functional attributes, including emissions, fuel economy and performance
* Evaluate the effect of hardware and calibration alternatives on engine attributes
* Document all testing results in reports
* Deliver regular presentations to management on engine development status and results

Qualifications

* A Degree in Engineering, or HND with relevant experience

Skills and Experience

* Professional experience in the development of engine programs
* Strong knowledge of engine operation and functional attribute trade offs
* Strong data analysis skills
* Strong ability to manage time around multiple projects and assignments
* Strong interpersonal and team dynamics experience and leadership abilities
* Strong experience solving complex problems
* Strong experience and abilities in the documentation and presentation of project progress to the leadership team