Transmission Calibration Engineer

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Transmission Calibration Engineer

Are you an experienced Calibration Engineer with transmission experience? Would you like to work within a small team with a large reach of responsibilities? Would you enjoy working with luxury British sports cars?

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity within a world-famous OEM, based within their state-of-the-art headquarters in Gaydon. You will be made responsible for managing the facilitation of in-house calibration for the future engine families. You will lead transmission calibration activities for defined projects within future programmes.

Your requirements:
-You will have completed an appropriate degree, preferably engineering related
-Automotive experience, ideally within automotive vehicle manufacturer in a Powertrain Calibration function
-Recent direct experience of application of new technologies including Calibration of Automatic transmissions
-Full driving license
-Ability to work in hot and cold climates
-Prepared to support overseas suppliers on a regular basis

Your responsibilities:
-Lead and support Transmission calibration activity on defined projects, assimilate and distribute knowledge within the team reporting to the Powertrain Calibration manager
-Ability to act as Technical project lead for new Transmission calibration functions
-Lead transmission calibration development as defined Transmission Calibration Lead
-Be part of a project team to create and develop the various aspects of calibration for all future vehicles
-Manage and support external facilities and suppliers to achieve Calibration team goals
-Represent the company externally at a senior level with regard to calibration activities and supplier visits
-Report progress vs plans at Director level
-Prepare project-timing plans for the Powertrain and programme teams to support model year actions and major design changes
-Prepare reports of all findings from Test bed, Vehicle testing and environmental testing of the vehicle, and present these to all levels up to director technical meetings
-Initiate and prepare modifications to the calibration on future model year actions
-Guide, direct and train to develop other team members

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is an award-winning authority in technology and engineering recruitment, filling specialist positions across some of the most ambitious technology and engineering industries in the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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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.