Development Engineer - Test / Validation

Seismic Ltd.
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Development Engineer - Test / Validation


Our client, a global manufacturer of engines for the agricultural, materials handling, general industrial, construction and power generation sectors based in Peterborough, has just made available a 12 Month contract opportunity for a Development Engineer - Test / Validation to join their team.

Candidates will serve as an experienced, individual contributor for engine development and validation projects. Specific assignments are complex in nature and support the development of our client’s diesel engine products.

Key Responsibilities of the Development Engineer - Test / Validation

This position is part of a team of engineers responsible for the development and validation of our client’s diesel engine products. The engines are used in machine, industrial and electric power applications.

  • Engine verification and validation testing.
  • Overseeing and coordinating engine development work, including pre-test planning, engine and facility readiness, orchestration of the testing activity, reviewing test data to ensure quality, data analysis, drawing conclusions and communicating recommendations to our business partners.
  • Project management & execution of the verification & validation testing
  • Working on the 4.4L and 7.1L engine platforms, to ensure customer expectations (quality & timing) are met.
  • The role may also involve troubleshooting product issues identified in production test, verification and validation testing, field testing and customer raised concerns.

Qualifications and Experience required for the Development Engineer - Test / Validation role

  • Requires an accredited engineering degree or equivalent product development experience
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • 4 to 7 years of experience in engine development.
  • Must have strong technical skills and ability to communicate technical information effectively.
  • Specific experience with the development of electronically controlled engines and/or after treatment systems is highly desired.

To apply, please send us a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Candidates must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted immediately.

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