|Job Ref:||204682171||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Leyland||Address:||Post Code:||PR25||Salary:||£35000 - £40000/annum||Post Date:||16/10/2016 02:19|
Senior Development Engineer working with a advanced technology company in Leyland. |
Your new company
Your new company is an advanced technology company which is focused on improving vehicle efficiency and enhancing vehicle performance. The company has 3 core products involved with Kinetic energy, variable superchargers and variable drive transmissions. Currently they are working closely with a wide range of partners in the automotive, motorsport, Truck and bus and Off-Highway industries.
Your new role
Your primary focus in this role will be to develop the existing KERS technology. You will be the technical lead for the development and testing of KERS hardware. The remit is broad ranging and includes the definition of the test program, the build and test of sub-systems, the detailed analysis of test data and ultimately the delivery of working hardware that fulfils customer requirements in line with the customer programme schedules.
Your main responsibilities will be to write design verification plans and confirm hardware build requirements for specific KERS programmes, generate detailed analysis of experimental data from both systems and sub systems tests and to provide analysis and documentation of failures of mechanical parts.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role previous experience in a similar role is essential; typically the development of engines, gearboxes or energy recovery systems. You will need to have an engineering degree, mechanical preferred. A good understanding of the development of engines, gearboxes, hydraulics or KERS systems is essential along with a good understanding of analysis tools such as MatLab. Knowledge of materials, properties, testing and failure modes is also essential.
What you'll get in return
In return you will get the opportunity to be involved with cutting edge technology. You will be involved with lots of engineering challenges and also have the opportunity to learn and develop. A competitive salary and benefits package is offered along with 25 days holiday.
What you need to do now
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