Test engineer

JAM Recruitment Ltd
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Responsibilities and Activities:
- Working with the Chief Test Engineer to carry out test programs of current and future VP systems and technologies;

- Undertake the design and building of necessary test rigs;

- Carry out test work and capture relevant data;

- Present test data to Mechanical Engineering and ESS teams, and carry out further analysis if required;

- Assist with vehicle commissioning and durability testing at test tracks or with trial customers.

Skills and Experience


- Honors degree in mechanical/electrical/automotive engineering, physics, or similar;

- Experience in the engineering/science industry, ideally in a test oriented role;

- A thoughtful and logical approach to problem solving and understanding of scientific method for conducting test/experimental work;

- Evidence of good data recording and analysis skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills;

- Able to use basic test equipment, e.g. oscilloscopes, multimeters, power supplies, temperature/pressure/flow sensors;

- Basic knowledge of LV & HV electrical systems, hydraulics, and pneumatics;

- Hands-on mechanical/workshop skills (for building test rigs and working on test vehicles).


- Experience in the Automotive/Commercial vehicle industry;

- Knowledge/understanding of vehicle systems, such as CAN;

- Experience with NI software, e.g. LabView, DAQExpress, DIAdem;

- Experience with MATLAB or Python;

- Experience with 3D CAD (Autodesk Inventor);

- Holds a PCV licence.

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