CONTECHS JOB DESCRIPTION DATABASE

PT001

JOB TITLE

VEHICLE AREA

Senior Performance Systems Engineer

POWERTRAIN

JOB DESCRIPTION

Planning and execution of diesel engine systems simulation study activities
Support conceptualization studies for future powertrain
Specification of physical engine test plans
Analysis of results and preparation of recommendations
Liaison and reporting to various functions within the organisation
Controls development and mathematical modelling using Matlab/ Simulink

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

BEng in Mechanical/Automotive or related Engineering discipline
Good knowledge of combustion engine fundamentals
Understanding of exhaust after treatment performance
Understanding and experience of DoE and emissions modelling
Excellent inter-personnel and communication skills
Proven project management skills
Capable of working independently as well as part of large and small teams
High level competence using Matlab and Simulink to develop mathematical models
preferable:
Masters or PhD in specific subject area preferred
Knowledge of data analysis tools such as AVL Concerto or equivalent
Knowledge and experience of specifying Diesel Engine attributes and components
Understanding of worldwide emissions legislation
Controls and calibration development using software or hardware in the loop
Familiar with 1-D simulation tools (e.g GT-power)
Proven track record in aftertreatment system modelling ideally in the heavy duty/ off-highway sector

IR35 STATUS

SYSTEMS COVERED