Test and Validation Engineer

Recruiter
Meridian Business Support Limited
Location
Cheltenham
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Test & Validation Engineer who has exposure to supporting New Product Development and Solutions within a Research and Development Department? Or maybe you have previous experience of managing significant product development testing in a multidiscipline environment? Our client is seeking a Test and Validation Engineer (Grade HT) to join their award winning engineering company in Cheltenham on a full time, permanent basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and managing Test and Validation Programmes and will report to the Test Manager Key Responsibilities: - Ensure planning, delivery and clear status reporting of all assigned development test program activities to the agreed schedule, quality and cost. - Provide technical leadership for the development and building of new rigs and equipment - Input or create appropriate processes and procedures to enable the testing of new and existing products to externally recognised standards - Take ownership of assigned product testing and validation for Research, New Product Development, In service Investigations, Root Cause Analysis and Competitor Evaluations - Create proposals and plans to improve technical capabilities and/ or department efficiency Personal Specification: - Previous experience of managing significant product development testing - Experience working within a multidiscipline engineering environment - Engineering or Science degree within a related field - Previous experience in leadership - Knowledge of manual and automated test systems and an ability to implement appropriate and economic test validation methods - Good understanding of thermodynamics and fluid systems - Ability to manage multiple technical, project and functional demands simultaneously If you feel that this role may be of interest to you then please apply online with your CV for immediate consideration or email ************************ Please note that due to the large number of applications we receive we cannot always come back with a response so if you have not heard from us within 7 working days then please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.
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