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Calibration Engineer

Job Title: Calibration Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Industry:
Salary: £28 - £32 per hour + LTD Company
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1904-16_1554462787
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email: ashley.henson@sitecgroup.com
Job Published: April 05, 2019 12:13

Job Description

Sitec has a requirement for a Calibration Engineer for our client - Perkins Engines - in Peterborough.

This role is a contract position for an estimated 12 months.


OVERVIEW OF CALIBRATION ENGINEER ROLE
The role is to provide calibration support and technical direction to the Performance, economy and emissions engine test & validation team supporting program delivery.

The Calibration Engineer will have responsibility for conducting engine calibration and rating development, and sign off. This requires a good understanding of diesel engine development, calibration, testing and testbed problem solving.

It is a day to day hands on role and the candidate must have test experience which reflects this.


KEY EXPERIENCE:
* Demonstrable diesel engine, aftertreatment, and control systems strategy understanding.
* Experience in combustion, performance, and economy calibration development of diesel engines.
* Experience of conducting engine/aftertreatment test and calibration and performance development to support overall program requirements.
* Planning, managing and delivery of tests to tight time scales.
* Experienced in the use of testbed software, calibration tools, emissions measuring equipment and test data logging systems.
* Experience of checking data quality, test result integrity and repeatability, and conducting DOE's.
* Ability to problem solve, analyse data & formally present & report on the outcome.
* Ability to investigate root cause of issues, write test requirements, test procedures, and test reports.
* Good communication, interpersonal skills, self confidence and a 'passion for product engineering' are personal qualities needed to succeed in this high pressure environment, being self motivated and able to deliver with minimum supervision.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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