Senior Powertrain Design Engineer

£30000 - £50000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
My client is growing the engineering function to meet current and future project requirements and have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Powertrain Design Engineer to join our expert team.

My client offers a wide scope of projects from racing cars competing in series such as the World Touring Car Championship, prototype vehicles, supercars such as the Aston Martin Vulcan road conversion pack and concept cars like the Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge.

As a Senior Powertrain Design Engineer, you will be required to design assemblies, components and develop engine performance to ensure specified performance criteria are met, whilst also designing and managing certain areas of the car under the direction of our Director of Powertrain.

Working for my client, you will be involved in delivering complete powertrain design solutions: From full clean sheet engine designs to production based engine components redesign as well as electric powertrain design and powertrain systems installation. You will have design exposure to variety of powertrain (normally aspirated, turbo, hybrid and EV).

To be considered for this role, you must have:
-A degree in Mechanical or Motorsport Engineering (or equivalent)
-A minimum of 7 years+ experience in a design role within a motorsport or high-end automotive environment
-Excellent 3D modelling and technical drawing skills
-A good knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes
-3D CAD software experience

Desirable but not essential:

-NX experience
-Surfacing and FEA experience
-Teamcentre experience
-Some exposure trackside

This is a great chance to join a highly successful company committed to delivering world-class solutions in motorsport and high performance engineering