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Powertrain Lead Engineer

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Powertrain Lead Engineer

Posted 08 July 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameMia Biddle

Job description

Position: Powertrain Lead Engineer

Sector: Body & Chassis

Location: Remote

4 week contract

Outside IR35

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

Job Description

As Powertrain Lead Engineer your main responsibilities are:

  • Scope of work or 4 week study:
  • Initial Study / Package for 2WD variant of the product.
  • Review existing CAD package and propose the expected minimum changes required to create a 2WD variant
  • Consider how this can be done to maximise common components between AWD and 2WD variants
  • E-Axle to be removed as part of this study
  • Initial Add/Delete list / PMXU to be created
  • For unique components / systems - propose suppliers and high level cost estimates for changes / new inclusions
  • Provide a presentation with initial suggestions for DVP / validation implications for an optional 2WD variant (the Agil)
  • List expected additional tests / sign-off required to deliver this variant
  • The Clients' homologation support required

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Drivetrain experience
  • Basic user of CATIA V5 or at minimum CATIA v5 viewing software
  • Supercar / Hypercar experience
  • Experience creating BOMS / Add and Delete lists
  • Experience creating or working with DVPs

Why work through Contechs?

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

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