Graduate Powertrain Control Engineer (Ref REQ-025)

Closing Date: 23/09/2019 23:59:59

Job Description

Based within the Control Systems Department you will be responsible for operational aspects of vehicle transmissions at scheduled events.  The role is potentially wide-ranging, but core scope involves pre-event preparation, on-event data analysis and post-event reporting.  The work location will be predominantly in the UK and encompass weekends.

Key Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Develop a deep understanding of transmission functionality at system and component level and as a result, provide effective fault diagnosis.
  • Generate prompt and accurate reports to communicate faults, concerns and potential improvements during events.
  • Support pre-event health check tasks of related transmission components under supervision.
  • Work with additional departments to provide planning and parts logistic management resulting in efficient on-event transmission operation.
  • Develop a skill set that assists other members with Control System-related transmission developments away from scheduled events.

Candidate Profile:

  • A strong engineering-based degree including specialisations such as mechanical, control, electronic engineering or similar.
  • Familiarity of vehicle transmission, hydraulic & electronic systems an advantage but not essential.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • High attention to detail while being able to work with limited supervision to tight deadlines.


In return for your work and commitment, we offer a competitive package including bonus, life assurance, private medical cover, car lease scheme, 25 days holidays, subsidised restaurant and on-site gym facilities.