Development Engineer – Thermal / Climate / Aero

Full Time Permanent

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Our client a global automotive prganisation are looking for an experienced Thermal Development Engineer

Key Objectives & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Principal Engineer – Thermal you will develop the Thermal / HVAC / Aero Systems within the Vehicle Attributes team.

The Role

* Development of vehicle systems including

* Battery thermal management and strategy.

* Powertrain thermal management

* HVAC / Climate systems including refrigeration system and cabin airflow.

* Aerodynamics systems

* Run and support vehicle and rig testing for thermal, climate or aero systems

* Work cross-functionally with Thermal, Climate, Aero and Software Function Groups and other groups within the business

* Lead continuous improvement projects

* Be willing to share information and to collaborate with our internal and external customers.

* Support data acquisition systems including installation, data analysis and distribution

* Issue management support from problem identification through to introduction of final countermeasure using company issue management system

* Preparation of engineering reports and feedback to the technical and project management teams

* Work closely with suppliers and test facilities to ensure successful test activities.

* Travel within the UK and Worldwide for development testing will be required.


* You will have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant area with at least 3 years of industry experience

* Good knowledge of vehicle thermal, HVAC / climate systems and/or Aerodynamics.

* Experience with vehicle testing including data logging and processing

* Be familiar with OEM product development systems

* Flexible, enthusiastic individual who is self-motivated, able to work well under own initiative and remain focused under pressure.

* Excellent organising and planning skills

* Demonstratable communication skills (written, verbal and aural), good collaboration skills, and the ability to work effectively across teams within the organisation.

* Desirable to an understanding of vehicle electrical networks and systems (Ethernet, CAN, LIN and FlexRay)

* Desirable to have experience in HV systems.

* Full driving licence is essential

* No visa or other restrictions for working in the UK or travelling in the European Union

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