Calibration Engineer - Powertrain ETC

Location: Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Shift Pattern: Days (40hrs)
Job Reference: PT CAL ENG 1

Job Summary

An opportunity has become available for a Calibration Engineer to join the Powertrain ETC within Millbrook. The successful candidate will become the technical lead of customer programmes and/or vehicle calibration development. This will primarily be focussed on gasoline and diesel, but could involve alternative fuelled and hybrid powertrain systems.

In addition, the Calibration Engineer will provide technical support to customers, business development, engineers and technicians whilst working on their own programmes.

Role Responsibilities

  • Deliver turn-key calibration projects for a variety of customers
  • Lead powertrain development projects for base engine calibration, emissions, fuel economy, performance, climatic testing, etc.
  • Create calibrations with documentation and written reports
  • Create test plans to meet Millbrook and customer requirements
  • Analysing data and presenting results to customers
  • Work with customers to meet their goals
  • Identify faults and problems together with effective solutions
  • Provide technical support to customers and business development
  • Provide guidance to Engineers and Technicians
  • Project management
  • Act in accordance with the behaviours for Millbrook staff at all times

Essential Criteria

  • Appropriate Engineering Degree
  • Experienced in technically leading calibration development projects
  • Excellent knowledge of powertrain systems and sub-systems
  • Good knowledge of Bosch EMSs (others would be useful)
  • Good knowledge of developing engine management systems and testing techniques
  • Experience in calibrating torque-based control systems (gasoline and diesel) including emissions and climate development
  • Ability to use model-based calibration tools e.g. Cameo, ASCMO, etc.
  • Experienced user of analytical software tools to handle large volumes of data
  • Ability to understand, interpret and evaluate numerical data
  • Knowledge of Modelling and Simulation techniques
  • Knowledge of coding/programming languages
  • Experience with Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) systems
  • Skilled in statistical testing techniques i.e. Design of Experiments (DoE)
  • Complete work in a safe, timely and professional manner with the minimum of supervision
  • Flexibility to undertake additional task to meet business requirements
  • Highly motivated, keen to learn and share knowledge
Personal Behaviours
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Act with honesty and integrity at all times
  • Maintain the attitude that customer service is paramount and exceed customer expectations
  • Flexibility to travel as and when required
  • Full UK driving license
  • Willing to undergo a Criminal Records Bureau check

Other information

Working Environment: Office/Workshop/Lab

Travel Required: Travel as required within the UK and mainland Europe

To apply please email your CV and salary expectations to

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