AVL Powertrain UK Ltd offers a job in the United Kingdom (GB) as

Component Engineer

at both Engineer and Senior Engineer level

 

AVL Powertrain UK Ltd has an exciting opportunity for a passionate and enthusiastic Engineer/Senior Engineer to join our thriving DDI Department (Design, Development and Industrialization) primarily based at Coventry (although base in Basildon, Essex can be discussed). This is an opportunity to play a crucial part in the development of modern passenger car powertrain systems. 


The Component Engineer will be responsible for the design, development, sign-off and release of powertrain components. The engineers will support the customer team to identify, analyse, and resolve complex problems and requirements in the field of structural and/or electrical components, battery components, ICE or fuel cell.  


The engineers delivering this role will be suitably qualified in design and have component engineer experience. 

  

 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

•    Component design (proficiency in at least 1 CAD package is expected)
•    Following of automotive development process (from concept to production)
•    Knowledge of design for manufacture (manufacturing processes selection, material selection and process control technologies), machining techniques and technologies and tolerance design
•    Ability to interpret CAE and CFD analysis data to determine impact on the component design
•    Development of FMEA and design verification test plans
•    Ability to analyse test data results and impact on design
•    Ability to prioritise own workload and meet deadlines
•    Ability to work as part of a team
•    Good communication skills
•    Support component specifications for sign-off
•    Preparation of reports (verbal & written), providing robust recommendations and proposals
•    Liaison with, and report to, multiple functional groups within the organisation
•    Travel between other sites and suppliers within the UK and internationally may be required
•    Support client project discussions
•    Demonstrate & promote AVL competences and services within client teams

 

YOUR PROFILE:

 

Essential:
•    Degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Automotive, Mechatronics Engineering or similar (min 2:1)
•    Good understanding of vehicle/powertrain system and component requirements (ICE, e-machines, hybrid systems, battery systems, etc)
•    Knowledge of GD&T, FMEA, DVP&R, 8D Techniques
•    Strong communication, teamwork and leading abilities
•    Excellent communication skills in written & verbal English
•    Strong presentation skills
•    Capable of working independently as well as part of large and small teams
•    Driving license
•    Willingness to travel
•    Open minded, flexible ‘can do’ attitude
•    Motivated, passionate & committed to excellence
Preferable:
•    Specific experience on Battery, Fuel cell or ICE design & development
•    Masters or PhD in specific subject area
•    Member of a relevant professional institute (e.g. IET, IMechE)
•    Knowledge/Experience in CAD tools such as Catia, NX or equivalent

 

WE OFFER:

 

  • EV Lease Scheme (Salary Sacrifice)
  • Flexi-time (applies to most roles)
  • Private Medical Insurance and Health Cash Plan  
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • 22 days holiday per year (increases by 1 day annually up to the max. of 28 days)
  • Special occasion leave (eligibility after probation, subject to conditions)
  • Pension scheme 
  • Life Assurance and Income Protection Insurance
  • One paid professional membership annually

 

If an offer of employment is made, applicants are required to undergo a DBS check. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory DBS check and the company reserves the right to withdraw its offer in the event that the applicant has unspent criminal convictions.

 

Annual Remuneration: Due to UKVI compliance requirements, we are obligated to state the annual gross salary (full-time) for this position. The salary range is between £36,000  - £52,000 and we will offer market-conforming remuneration taking qualifications and professional experience into account.

 

Job posted on: 28/11/2023
Closing date: 08/03/2024

 

We look forward to receiving your details for the unique opportunity to join our growing, high-tech, international team.

About AVL

AVL is one of the world’s leading mobility technology companies for development, simulation and testing in the automotive industry, and beyond. We provide concepts, solutions and methodologies in fields like vehicle development and integration, e-mobility, automated and connected mobility (ADAS/AD), and software for a greener, safer, better world of mobility.

Find out more: www.avl.com

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Location: 

Coventry, GB

Company:  AVL Powertrain UK Ltd
Job Function:  Powertrain Engineering
Contract Type:  Permanent
Posting Date:  Feb 24, 2024
Job ID:  35390

About AVL

AVL is one of the world’s leading mobility technology companies for development, simulation and testing in the automotive industry, and beyond. We provide concepts, solutions and methodologies in fields like vehicle development and integration, e-mobility, automated and connected mobility (ADAS/AD), and software for a greener, safer, better world of mobility.

Find out more: www.avl.com


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