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Electrified Powertrain Development Engineer

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Electrified Powertrain Development Engineer

Posted 03 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline EV & Electrical Systems
Contact NameDanielle White

Job description

Position : Electrified Powertrain Development Engineer

Duration: Permanent

Location: Coventry

Salary: Competitive + Pension, healthcare, EV Lease car, Membership

Join our client at the forefront of shaping the future of mobility with cutting-edge solutions for electrified powertrains. As an Electrified Powertrain Development Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in driving innovation and sustainability in the automotive industry and beyond. Collaborate with top-tier clients and contribute to the development of greener, safer, and more efficient mobility solutions across various sectors including automotive, rail, marine, and energy.

Key Responsibilities:

Customer Collaboration: Engage closely with esteemed clients to understand their unique requirements and objectives in developing electrified powertrains for diverse applications.

Test Planning and Supervision: Define testing requirements in collaboration with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs). Supervise the setup of testing facilities to ensure compliance with technical specifications. Create Bills of Materials (BoM) as necessary.

On-site Support: Provide on-site support at customer or other facilities as needed to monitor and ensure the successful execution of testing campaigns.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field. Advanced degree preferred.
  • Proven track record in automotive powertrain development, with expertise in electrified powertrains.
  • Strong technical acumen and proficiency in test planning, data analysis, and issue resolution.


  • 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

Why work through Contech's?

Contechs are a leading Automotive, Design, Engineering, Technology & Innovation Recruitment Consultancy. Founded in 1997, with an inhouse Contractor Care Team to support all external employee's, acts as an employment agency for permanent and contract recruitment.

How to Apply

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*Applicants MUST have proof of immediate, on-going and valid eligibility to work full time in the UK and travel within the EU.*