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Powertrain SME

  • Location: Nuneaton
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Richard Torrance
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 14 December 2023
  • Job Ref: BBBH81299_1698922441

A leading specialist Automotive company is seeking to recruit a Powertrain SME to work on a permanent basis from their site in the Nuneaton area with 2/3 days per week remote working available.

The Role

Non-embedded Powertrain SME reporting into Chief Engineer - Powertrain within Engineering Services but supporting Vehicle Teams in all phases of the design and development process to ensure robustness of design to prevent development and in service quality issues.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Support Vehicle Teams in design and development of their area(s) of Powertrain Specialism. This will be through 1-2-1 reviews, CAD reviews, scheme reviews, drawing reviews, document reviews and testing support as appropriate.
* Ensure a consistent approach is taken to Powertrain design through close co-ordination with the Chief Engineer and across all the vehicle teams.
* Coach and mentor more Junior Engineers to broaden the level of understanding within the department.
* Continuous improvement to advance design procedures, best practice and efficiency improvements.
* Review and approve procedures, technical reports, specifications and drawings etc.
* Keep up to date with latest developments and identify any opportunities that could be taken as a result.
* Support new technology investigations as required.
* To deputise for the Chief Engineer Powertrain as required


This position would suit an Engineer with a high level of skill and experience in a range of Powertrain component and system areas with a proven ability to rapidly adapt to and understand new areas outside of their previous experience as required.

They must be a proven problem solver with a pragmatic attitude who can progress efficiently through issues, concluding in robust solutions.

They must be an organised and methodical Engineer who ensures Powertrain processes and procedures are updated as required to ensure the Vehicle Teams have the best resources.


For more information on this position please email your CV