Senior Engineer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Derbyshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Aug 2017
Expires
20 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Senior Engineer level opportunities for experienced individuals with proven success in the field of diesel engine design and development. You will be joining one of the most prestigious Companies in the world.

Our Client is a truly world class, family owned business who are proud of their achievements and recognise that future growth and success is shaped by the ambition of their teams.

As a result of an increasing number of exciting engine development programmes, we are seeking a talented Engineer with a strong background in engine related component and system design and verification from concept, through to volume production.

The Senior Engineer Role:

Generation of innovative engineering solutions working as part of a fast paced team.

Engineering lead role for one or more engine systems within a new engine product or product extension, including definition and validation of detailed system and component technical specifications.

System and component level design and refinement to achieve the defined package, cost, performance and durability targets, through close liaison with external suppliers and internal stakeholders such as purchasing, manufacturing and operations.

Supervision or completion of scheme design, detailed design, design analysis, tolerance stack, and design release.

Support to machine teams to ensure package suitable for machine installation, including verification of assembly process and hot test.

Generation and maintenance of component, function, and engine DFMEA and DVPSOR, application guides, installation manuals, and internal standards. Provide support to PFMEA process.

Organisation of detailed change trackers, plans for each component including lead times and verification to support internal gate reviews and ensure on-time delivery of product launch.

Organisation of component and engine level test including rig, dyno and machine fleet trials to demonstrate robustness and achieve Engineering Sign Off

Supplier management and liaison including selection, design, manufacturing, APQP and warranty reviews including 8D. Willingness to travel to supplier and sub-supplier sites considered essential.

Commissioning and/or completion of Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) in support of design decisions as required to ensure that systems are Virtual Engineered robustly.

Senior Engineer Requirements:

In addition to a passion for engineering, a proven track record for delivery of design innovation and a desire to be 'hands-on' with projects from concept to completion, the ideal candidates will possess:

A degree in an associated mechanical engineering discipline, with a strong background in one of the following areas:

Air handling
Cylinder head
Turbocharger specification, application, issue resolution and package
Fuel systems
Lubrication and crankcase ventilation
Front end accessory drive

Extensive proven experience working in a similar role with a major engine manufacturer or Tier1 supplier.
Lead system engineer experience through at least one project including supplier management and customer liaison.

Senior Engineer Benefits:

Our client offers a competitive salary, pension scheme, Healthcare and relocation assistance where applicable. Opportunities exist for personal development and career progression. 33 days holiday increasing with service to 38 days. Fully supportive of professional development such as IMeche, IET or Chartered Engineer status.

Applications are welcomed from Candidates who possess the relevant skills and experience as detailed in the job description.

Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of skills and experience need not apply.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK before making an application and it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide evidence of such eligibility

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