Test Facility Engineer

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    Engineering & Manufacturing

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    Chris Wethered

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Manufacturing Test Facility Engineer

Prestigious 12-month contract in Peterborough

The day-to-day work involves leadership and execution of projects within the team and support developing control and measurement techniques for future power system technology testing. The successful applicant will become a key member of the Test Facilities Engineering team, with opportunities to work on the creation and deployment of new systems, as well as the maintenance and development of current systems.

Job Responsibilities for the Test Facility Engineer

*Evaluation, selection, and deployment of EV test cell control and measurement equipment.
*Getting processors to the right level.
*Design and development of electrical systems and control systems.
*Collation and distribution of findings in technical reports.
*Design modifications to facility plant, test rigs and equipment.
*Develop, document, and maintain processes
*Complex fault finding.

Skills and Experience

*Experience of working in an engine, powertrain, or EV test cell environment or with relevant control and measurement systems.
*Team working skills to operate effectively with engineers and technicians.
*Excellent attention to detail and a focus on quality.
*Emphasis on initiative and self-starting tasks with the capacity for continuous learning.
*Excellent communication and analytical skills, with the ability to provide concise insights, conclusions and recommendations drawn from complex technical data.
*An Engineering / Technical Degree or be qualified through relevant work experience.
*Proficient in PC operation for engineering software.

Candidates may have gained the following skills and experience through previous roles:

*Experience in electrical hybridisation of IC engines and/or developing testing facilities to support this.
*Experience in developing or testing electric vehicles, experience of battery pack management.
*Theoretical knowledge and practical experience of electrical systems, control systems, and data capture systems.

Manufacturing Test Facility Engineer

Prestigious 12-month contract in Peterborough