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Principal Development Engineer - Automotive / Engine / Powertrain

Principal Development Engineer - Automotive / Engine / Powertrain

Job Title: Principal Development Engineer - Automotive / Engine / Powertrain
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northampton
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Reference: NG-4556-1
Contact Name: Nick Green
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2018 15:23

Job Description

Are you looking to work at the cutting edge in advanced automotive powertrain technologies? Our client are currently looking to recruit a Principal Development Engineer. This is a chance to develop your career at a truly global business offering a unique combination of support capabilities for powertrain test & development - Engine, transmission, hybrid, software, operating strategy all from one source. With the greater need for reduced fuel consumption and emissions, the need for advanced engine technologies has never been greater.
We are seeking applications from experienced Engine Development Engineers who are looking for their next professional challenge. You will lead, plan and supervise engine development programs, and will also take on some commercial responsibilities. 
The key skills we are looking for are as follows; 
- Previous responsibility of team members
- Extensive experience in preparation of technical reports and their presentation
- A commercial awareness, the ability to communicate effectively with customers
- Experienced in combustion measurement systems, Concerto and Matlab
Our client can offer great opportunities for growth and development, tailored specifically for you. This is ensured through regular meetings focused on feedback and a diverse training program. They value outstanding performance and want you to achieve success.