Emission Test Engineer

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Emission Test Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. Emissions Test Engineer will to deliver certified data through the preparation and delivery of Vehicle emissions testing.

Job Description

Location: CV35 - Commutable from Warwick, Coventry, Leamington Spa,
Rate: £20.82 per hour
Job Type: Contract

You may also be known as: Emission Test Engineer, Emissions Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. Emissions Test Engineer will to deliver certified data through the preparation and delivery of Vehicle emissions testing.

Position Description:
The Certification team is part of Powertrain delivering Emissions, Fuel economy & Power certification through close working with global approval authorities. The team's primary function is to deliver certified data through the preparation and delivery of Vehicle emissions testing. The department faces many challenges relating to conducting efficient vehicle test programs, whilst maintaining/developing relationships with formal authorities. A key part of the role for the prep team is to successfully prepare prototype vehicles in order to demonstrate fuel economy and emissions performance. Testing is carried out both at UK facilities and overseas facilities based on market requirements. In your role, you will Plan and execute preparation of vehicles for certification testing; including parts checks, systems checks, installation of instrumentation & mileage accumulation .Carry out diagnostic checks and IP level updates with support from Integration. Ensure all vehicle documentation is completed and signed off by Market Leaders in a timely manner. Maintain close working relationships with workshops, MAF & Test facilities. Liaise/work with PED, After Treatment & Calibration teams to ensure test vehicles are representative of production. Be responsible for a platform and act as a prep representative throughout the build plan. Prepare and circulate regular status reports to highlight issues and concerns. Support overseas test trips for short periods based on market requirements.

Skills Required:
1) Knowledge of vehicle architecture and system interfaces such as Flex Ray, CAN and LIN communications.
2) Analytical and logical mind-set to ensure robust plans and processes are developed and followed.
3) Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative.

Experience Required: Proven experience of dealing with challenging situations. Effective communication and team-working skills. A passion for the automotive industry and the potential of automotive technology. A degree or relevant equivalent experience, Computer literate with experience of working with MS packages. A full UK/EU driving licence

Experience Preferred:
At least in a Power Train related discipline, knowledge of vehicle calibration principles preferable Knowledge of advanced/automated test data analysis techniques.

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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.