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Powertrain Engineer

Powertrain Engineer

Job Title: Powertrain Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Guildford
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Reference: SD5077
Contact Name: Simon Davey
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Job Published: July 21, 2020 13:44

Job Description

Powertrain Engineer 
£30,000 - £45,000

- Reporting to the Chief Engineer, you will be responsible for Design activities in the Powertrain design team
- Responsibility for designing powertrain systems; including fuel, cooling, oil systems as well as powertrain integration using Catia V5
- You will be required to keep up to date with latest technologies in the industry
- You will be required to liaise with the prototype workshop to define components and support test vehicle build
- Liaise with project management and purchasing to ensure budgetary and timing plans are met
- Ensure designs meet with all relevant regulatory requirements
- Conduct meeting with suppliers and technical partners
- Schedule own activities to promote engineering deliverables that meet required specifications. 

Experience and Qualifications:
- The candidate should be degree qualified with preferably a degree in mechanical engineering
- Experience in motorsport and sports cars is essential
- Ideally skilled in working with Catia V5
- Capable of carrying out hand calculations for components and correct material choices as well as cooling calculations for fuel, water and oil systems
- Have a good knowledge & experience of gearboxes, active differentials, engines and up to date systems for integration into platforms