Calibration Engineer

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Calibration Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Calibration Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Job Description

Division: Power/Train
Location: 22 - Warwick University
Job Type: Contract
Rate: £27.87 per hour

You may also be known as: Calibration Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Calibration Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Position Description:
The role involves the specification, design, development and calibration of control systems within a research environment with extensive use of RCP systems. Candidates will ideally have prior experience in engine and powertrain control system development. The role will include the following on a daily basis: Problem analysis and researching to find solutions Development of software functions based on defined functional requirements and problem definitions Rig and vehicle testing for software validation and calibration Technical and commercial management of projects whilst interfacing with many stakeholders Supervising and supporting junior team members to deliver the PT systems research plan.

Skills Required:
1. Model based control system development in Matlab Simulink.
2. Good understanding of modern powertrain mechanical systems.
3. Understanding of requirements definition and documentation.

Experience Required:
MATLAB / Simulink / State flow for embedded control system design using auto code tools Definition and documentation of automotive control system functional requirements Control system development and testing using rigs, test benches and vehicles Experience of using INCA as a calibration tool Combustion engine fundamentals Project management of all work using standard tools to plan, report and track progress.

Experience Preferred:
Past experience working with RCP platforms in MatLab Simulink Background in electronics Engine combustion and emissions calibration Good working knowledge of research project delivery processes Good knowledge of automotive industry, including competitor and market awareness.

Additional Information:
Primarily based at Warwick University Science Park but must be able to travel frequently to other sites (Gaydon/Whitley) as well as external providers (Universities, suppliers, consultancies) Driving licence essential.

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Jamie Appleby

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I specialise in contract recruitment within the vehicle technologies and automotive industry. I have a broad experience working with automotive OEMs and UK-based consultancies. Recruiting various roles within design, studio, quality and costing; from technician level through to management.