Test Engineer (Induction Heating)

Recruiter
Ambrose Recruitment
Location
Dudley
Salary
£30000 - £40000/annum
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Test Engineer (Induction Heating)
£30,000-£40,000
Permanent 

My client are looking for a Test Engineer with direct Induction Heating Experience to join their team on a permanent basis. My client, based in Dudley, are at the for front of machine design and control solutions within a wide range of industries, covering a wide range of applications.

Role and responsibilities of the Test Engineer

- Testing of equipment and machinery designed specifically with applications in induction heating
- Adhere to quality / company procedures and continuous improvement
- Providing material and labour information to sales team for quotation purposes. 
- Providing support to suppliers, customers and internal staff. 
- Ensuring maintenance of tools, equipment and working areas (tools put away, equipment well maintained, no rubbish, correct use of tools and equipment). 

Essential skills of the Test Engineer

- Demonstrated experience of specifying, designing, testing or maintaining Induction Heating (IH) RF work heads and power supplies 
- Understanding of characteristics of magnetic fields created in IH environments 
- Knowledge of transmission lines, reflected and transmitted power, impedance, and RF circuit theory and design RF oscillator design 
- High current switching using IGBT`s or MOSFETs 
- Ability to interpret and follow electrical schematics and drawings 

Desirable skills of the Test Engineer

- Knowledge of induction and resistance heating processes in the field of material testing  
- Working knowledge of the relevant EU directives 
- Demonstrated experience coordinating engineering designs and fabrication with multidisciplinary engineering groups and external vendors 
- Demonstrated experience in project status reporting, and technical presentations to management and customers 
- Knowledge of mechanical systems related to IH processes including cooling and packaging 
- Circuit design and layout using CAE tools Embedded software design experience

This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding and innovative company