Ilmor Engineering provides design, development, testing, and manufacturing of performance engines and parts for major manufacturers and racing teams throughout the world. Our clients include automotive, marine, IndyCar, ARCA, and NASCAR among others.
All of our high-performance engines and components are precision engineered to the highest standards—utilizing the latest manufacturing technologies and quality systems. At Ilmor, we offer engineering and support services from clean sheet to completed project. Our team utilizes their expertise and ingenuity to create innovative original concepts or provide creative solutions to existing high-performance designs.
The Marine Design Engineer will be involved with multiple programs and designs. You will be responsible for dreaming, sketching, drawing, proving, producing, testing, validating and supporting various powertrain design efforts and other special projects for our Marine division. At any given moment you might be out on the water on our development boats, in our engineering lab, at a vendor/supplier, hyper-focused in CAD, leading a design review meeting, collaborating with our CNC programmers & machinists, supporting engine testing with our Dyno team, or on a trip to support our field service team.
This is the perfect pure mechanical engineering role for you if you are high energy, love engines and all things powertrain, have rock-solid drawing/design skills, you know the ins and outs of GD&T and design for manufacturability, and you've got a proven ability to solve problems with the perfect blend of creativity, evidence-based assumptions and data.
60% Powertrain & Marine Product Design Engineering
20% Testing & Development
20% Investigate and Diagnose
This job is to be performed on-site and is based out of Plymouth, Michigan. Expected travel to be approximately 20%
Demonstrated Physical Abilities/Work Environment
This is a hands-on role and will involve time out on the water in our development boats and working in our engineering and manufacturing space. The candidate will be expected to stand, walk, lift, squat, bend, laugh, and twist.
Ilmor Engineering, Inc. is a globally recognized provider of high performance engines. We deliver innovative solutions, precision design and manufacturing, and the highest levels of customer support for each and every one of our products, and we continually seek new and better ways to maximize power, durability, and efficiency in everything we do.
Originally formed from Mario Illien and Paul Morgan's partnership with Roger Penske, Ilmor was founded to build turbocharged engines for the American-based IndyCar series, and has served as the power behind many winning drivers and teams.
Today, we employ more than 130 engineering, assembly, and support personnel, and have expanded into several other racing circuits, including NASCAR and ARCA. We've applied our race-winning technology, understanding of rigorous operating conditions, and unparalleled customer support to our line of world championship, high performance marine engines and competition-approved recreational marine engines. Whether on land or at sea, Ilmor continues to innovate better and more efficient solutions, and to exceed expectations for reliability, precision, and overall performance. Our customers count on our engines to look like no other, sound like no other, and out-perform ALL the others.