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Graduate Performance Development Engineer

Job Title: Graduate Performance Development Engineer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Industry:
Salary: D.O.E.
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1811-97_1543490850
Contact Name: David Gillard
Contact Email: david.gillard@sitecgroup.com
Job Published: November 29, 2018 11:27

Job Description

Sitec have an excellent Opportunity for a Graduate with some experience of Engine Performance to work at Perkins Engines in Peterborough. This is a Contract role with an estimated duration of 12 Months + and the chance to progress to complex Engine Development work.

JOB PURPOSE:

Candidates will be involved in a project to integrate an engine(s) system from
an existing manufacturer to the Caterpillar Perkins Engine system, supporting the performance and emissions development of the existing engines into Perkins engine products.

JOB DUTIES:

This position is part of a team of engineers responsible for the
performance and emissions development of Perkins Diesel engine products. The
engines are used in machine, industrial and electric power applications. The main
responsibilities include engine performance and ratings development work.

This position will be responsible for Analysing Data, extrapolating that data and overseeing and coordinating that data into the Perkins system. engine development
work, including pre-test planning, reviewing test data to ensure quality, and post-test
data analysis.


BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:

Requires an engineering degree or equivalent experience and excellent analytical skills. Candidates must have gained 3+ years of experience in Automotive engine performance and emissions, preferably Diesel engines with the ability to analyse and extrapolate data and then add to the Perkins system.

Specific experience with the development of electronically controlled engines is highly desired. Must have strong technical skills and ability to communicate technical information effectively.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.