Gasoline Performance & Emissions/ Calibration Engineer
Position Title: Gasoline P&E/ Calibration Engineer
Location: Shoreham Technical Centre
Vacancy Ref: 918/10579
Ricardo is a global world-class, multi-industry consultancy for engineering, technology, project innovation and strategy. With a century of delivering value, we employ over 2200 professional consultants, engineers and professional support functions world-wide.
Our people are committed to providing outstanding value through quality engineering solutions focused on high efficiency, low emission, class-leading product innovation and robust strategic implementation.
Our client list includes the world's major transportation Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s), supply chain organisations, energy companies, financial institutions & governments.
Guided by our corporate values of respect, integrity, creativity & innovation and passion we enable our customers to achieve sustainable growth and commercial success.
A vacancy exists within our Performance and Calibration Department for a Gasoline Calibration, Principal Engineer based at the Ricardo Shoreham Technical Centre (STC) in Shoreham-by-Sea.
The suitable candidate will have an Engineering Degree and proven expertise in engine development within and OEM, Tier 1 supplier or Consultancy and will ideally be knowledgeable in the followings areas:
• Base engine calibration
• Engine emissions control
• Engine in vehicle calibration (torque structure & drivability)
• Experience in base engine performance and emissions hardware development would be preferable
A good working knowledge of application tools and EMS strategies is critical to the role.
The range of responsibilities may include leading the following types of programme:
• Engine combustion system and air path development in engine test cell
• Development of base engine calibration
• Vehicle calibration for emissions, drivability and OBD
• Engine aftertreatment development & calibration
• Advanced technology demonstrator vehicles
The candidate will also demonstrate diligence, professionalism, a focus on delivery and the ability lead effectively in a project team environment.
Excellent communication skills are expected as the role will be significantly customer facing. The candidate will be expected to liaise with customers on a regular basis and present the technical status of their projects.
The role will also include the preparation and presentation of commercial proposals to prospective customers.
A certain amount of business travel can be expected including customer meetings occasional on-site development support and climatic testing trips.
This is a great opportunity for the right person to develop their career and become part of a world class team working with a global customer base on leading edge development programmes.