Energy Management Engineer
Crewe, Cheshire, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Engineering
Scope of Service: The Whole Vehicle Energy Management team is responsible for managing the clients product and fleet CO2 and Energy Consumption performance to agreed targets, throughout the Product Emergence Process (PEP).
The objective of the team is to reduce the clients carbon footprint by effectively managing the reduction of product CO2 & by minimising the whole vehicle energy consumption whilst maximising performance.
Key Deliverables: The Energy Management Engineer role is within our Whole Vehicle Engineering - Energy Management department reporting to the Function Manager and is responsible for providing in-depth technical knowledge and guidance to support and deliver all CO2, consumption and range prognosis activities to ensure the achievement of business objectives to the defined Product Emergence Process on time and within budget. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Delivering CO2, consumption and range prognoses including cross functional alignment and reporting of status at PEP gateways for all key market regions
Collaboration with engineering functions to identify measures, technical and strategic, to close gaps to target
To plan and execute vehicle testing and correlation activities including review of test data and evaluation of real word fuel economy and consumption
To represent the department requirements in project target setting activities and provide technical input into target feasibility studies
Keeping up to date on emissions and fuel economy legislative requirements and provide interpretation for discussion within department and evaluate impact of any changes
Logistical tasks such as managing test vehicle updates, test parts procurement and vehicle transportation to test facilities
Demonstrable experience in Conventional / Hybrid / EV vehicle development
Thorough understanding of vehicle systems influencing whole vehicle energy consumption and measures for reducing vehicle CO2 and energy consumption
Practical experience in emission testing and good understanding of legislative requirements.
Development in diagnostic tools such as INCA, AVL Concerto, DiagRA, ODIS-E etc.
Highly organised with demonstrable self-management, prioritisation and in delivery of complex tasks
Ability to work within a team - able to work effectively in the internal and cross-functional teams
Communication, preparation and presenting of board level materials
Good analytical skills and ability to solve complex engineering related problems
German language proficiency is advantageous
With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.