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Job Description:


  • As part of the global team, develop diesel engine calibrations that meet performance and emissions requirements for engine platforms from 9 to 18 liters
  • Direct / guide / support work for engine test cells at remote facilities
  • Use data analysis tools to process and summarize data
  • Closely collaborate with cross functional teams to meet project objectives & timeline


  • Work with team of test engineers, lab staff to plan & execute engine calibration / development and certification plans
  • Translate technical requirements into detailed plans, along with instrumentation requirements
  • Author test instructions and work orders to advance test cell plans
  • Assist in troubleshooting data quality issues
  • Manage multiple test cells & projects
  • Liaison with external test agencies
  • Optimize requirements, hardware limits, emissions regulations to deliver product that deliver superior customer value
  • Develop and populate engine calibrations maps and populate into appropriate software systems
  • Ensure standard process and standard work is employed to deliver projects on time while meeting cost and quality
  • Prepare and deliver technical project summaries and final results
  • Be ready to adapt and deal with uncertainly with increasing project complexity and customer demands
  • Be willing to travel aligned to business requirements
  • Drive innovation, continually learn and stay abreast of innovative technology
  • Adopt flexible approach to ensure enough overlap of working hours with teams in US, UK and China as needed


  • Accredited Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Automobile, Thermal or similar
  • Overall experience of 3 to 5 years in electronic engine calibration / development & lab testing
  • Strong communication skills – oral and written – with previous experience in delivering technical presentations
  • Good project management and planning skills


  • Advanced degree from reputed institution
  • Aftertreatment calibration experience
  • Engine validation experience
  • Field issue resolution and failure analysis of engine performance
  • Gas / Dual Fuel / Mechanical engine development experience
  • Prior experience with Vector CANApe, Dynasty & Caterpillar tools (CAT-ET, DATK)

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