Mobility Engineer

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West Midlands
£39.37 to £39.37 per hour
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Job Description:

The specific role is to devise mobility design solutions to support in-service military vehicles, their derivatives and support equipment for the Mobility Sub-system Group based in Telford. The Group covers specification and installed performance of the following subsystems:

Power packs (Diesel engines and hydro-mechanical transmissions), including engine intake, exhaust and cooling systems

Suspension systems as applicable to wheeled and tracked platforms

Ancillary driveline components such as wheels, tyres tracks, final drives etc.

Noise and Vibration analyses of platforms leading to recommendations in terms of vehicle usage.

Main responsibilities and duties could include but not be limited to:

Propulsion and driveline system integration at the system and sub-system levels.

Requirements management and production of technical specifications.

Management of all technical issues with customers and suppliers.

Modelling and simulation of propulsion and driveline systems.

System design and integration into vehicle platforms.

Acceptance and verification testing of systems.

Consideration of reliability and maintainability associated with the technical solution, in conjunction with subject matter experts.

Working with Mechanical Engineers (CAD) to create information for the solution of design problems and definition of manufacturing information.

Carry out engineering calculations as required to justify a proposed course of action.

Contribute to the planning process required to schedule their work

Participation in internal and external meetings or design reviews with the customer and external suppliers.

Undertaking and or assisting with technical presentations.

The generation and review of technical reports

Working with Safety Engineers to ensure that support products Safety risks are As Low As Reasonably Practicable (ALARP).

Additional Information


Be self-motivated and be able to work with the minimum of supervision in a team environment to achieve completion of task milestones within defined budgets.

Be able to exhibit good Health & Safety awareness.

Awareness of the security implications for technical material.

Knowledge of MS Office including MS Project.

Be able to demonstrate commercial awareness .

In addition, it is highly desirable that the candidate has experience in one or more of the following areas:

Finite Element Analysis Tools such as Pro Mechanica or Ansys.

Dynamic simulation or analysis tools such as ADAMS.

Experience of either automotive, or suspension or tracked vehicle systems.

Experience in the design of earth moving or heavy lifting equipment.

Experience in design of large fabricated structures.

Knowledge and application of appropriate Defence Standards for military vehicles

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01489 898989
Contact: James Mchale

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