Principal Development Engineer

04_Professionals (technical)
PC04 Eng. Serv., Mot

     Purpose of Job

      To lead automotive powertrain development programs.



Lead, plan and supervise powertrain development programs, working together with analysis, designers, and development engineers

Design parts for development testing, including conducting detailed analysis of test results

Prepare technical reports, presentations and papers

Supervise project teams either individually or to work under the direction of a project manager

Responsible for feeding back test results to the internal and external customer in a timely manner

Support commercial quotations, and conduct business development activities when required

To have line management & mentoring responsibilities of a small team



A BEng in Mechanical, Electrical, Automotive or Aerospace Engineering is essential


      Skills and Experience

Relevant experience in the field of automotive development engineering

Stong knowledge of general engineering fundamentals

Preferraby you'll have knowledge of automotive electrification technologies (eMotors and Batteries)

Desirable, experience with AVL Concerto, MATLAB and MS Office

Knowledge and working experience of quality systems and procedures is advantageous

Previous experience managing or mentoring individuals

Familiarisation with instrumentation techniques and hardware would be an advantage


     What we provide

Excellent salary & benefits, including flextime and working from home where possible

Development opportunities


Please note:   we are unable to offer visa sponsorship for this role




   Do you have any questions?
   +44 1604738-026 




Facts about the job

Entry level:  Experienced hires
Functional area:  R&D

Northampton, GB


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Your future at MAHLE

As a team player and someone who thinks ahead, you can deploy all your skills with us. In cooperation with colleagues from different countries and areas, you contribute in designing the mobility of the future. When selecting MAHLE, you choose trend-setting technologies and strategies. Are you interested in working with us and developing efficient and environmentally-friendly solutions, optimising existing products, and turning innovative ideas into reality? Then MAHLE is the right address for you.

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