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Project Engineer - Engine & Applications

Project Engineer - Engine & Applications

Job Title: Project Engineer - Engine & Applications
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Rugby
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NG-4164-1
Contact Name: Nick Green
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 11, 2018 10:57

Job Description

Our Global Automotive client are currently seeking a Project Engineer, Engine & Applications at their site in Warwickshire. As a business, they are one of the top three systems suppliers worldwide for mobile applications in the areas of engine systems, filtration, electrics/mechatronics. They optimize existing technologies, develop new engineering concepts and set standards. By reducing fuel consumption and CO2 emissions, they are making an important contribution for a better climate.

This key role provides an essential link between R&D, and customer interfacing component experts and Sales & Application engineers.

- Duties

-    Provide reliable product and performance demonstration to the technical community
-    Maintain and generate product knowledge and technology trends through presentations, standards, papers and technical reports
-    Establish and manage material performance data from internal bespoke rig tests
-    Lead and participate in R&D projects on a local and global level according to key demands
-    Undertake component benchmarking analysis, including visual assessment and providing direction for metallurgical and dimensional analysis with interpretation of results
-    Contribute to the internal Innovation process by generating ideas, writing and presentation of technical papers
-    Support technology meetings to define regional and global product demands

- Qualifications  / Skills and Experience

-    Degree in Automotive Engineering or similar (essential)
-    Strong knowledge of internal combustion engines (essential)
-    Strong interpersonal skills, team player and ability to communicate with all levels and disciplines (essential)
-    Knowledge of materials and metallurgical inspection techniques (desirable)
-    Good organisational skills and knowledge of project management (desirable)
-    Understanding of tribology (desirable)