Powertrain Controls Engineer

Powertrain Controls Engineer - 39583 - Whitley (Hybrid) - Up to £31.88/hr Inside IR35

The position resides within Powertrain Local Product Engineering (LPE) function providing engineering technical excellence and issue resolution support to the Uk / EU regions and central powertrain engineering.

As part of global LPE the Engineer will liaise with the Local UK/EU technical helpline providing Engineering level technical support in the resolution of customers issues managed through our clients global concern management system and they will also act as a conduit between regions and the central engineering function in the early identification and rectification of systemic quality concerns.

This position is technical and fast paced providing the highest quality of service to our connected functions and helping to improve the customer experience and quality metrics.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • An engineering level comprehensive understanding of traditional powertrain hardware and software control systems.
  • Demonstrable experience in resolving technically challenging powertrain issues including the application of quality toolsets such as 8D and Six sigma processes.
  • Experience of working in a fast paced and technical position demonstrating excellent team work and inter personal skills.


  • Experience within an automotive engineering team or customer facing technical helpdesk would be beneficial.
  • Calibration and controls experience is also beneficial when supported with the key essential skills.
  • Ability to work across the whole powertrain system in terms of interacting with functional SME's is desirable.


  • Degree qualified in an Engineering discipline (Automotive, Mechanical, Electrical, Software Controls etc). Exceptions would be made for the right candidate with comprehensive and demonstrable experience within a technical role.

Additional Information:

  • 40 hours per week
  • Hybrid - working 2 days in and 3 working from home

If you want to impact and create change positively, you'll be rewarded with an excellent contract per hour rate of £31.88 for your inclusive and committed approach.

If this contract Powertrain Controls Engineer job in Coventry motivates and inspires you, please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment today. We'd love to help you get your next role.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

In order for your CV to be processed effectively, please ensure your name, email address, phone number and location (post code OR town OR county, as a minimum) are included

Jonathan Lee Recruitment