Test Engineer

Recruiter
Stratus Selection Limited
Location
Buckinghamshire
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for a market leading manufacturer, serving global markets, who require a Test Engineer with responsibility for designing and implementing tests to validate machine performance and improve reliability for new and existing products.

Test Engineer key tasks
- Design and commission test equipment, jigs and fixtures; 

- Provide 'hands on' testing services for product development teams to validate new products; 

- Be point of contact for new product development teams and take responsibility of testing activates for an individual new product; 

- Design test processes to validate machine design and performance considering through life use and likely failure modes.
- Plan and oversee the periodic inspection of existing products and test reliability on a proactive basis to prevent failures developing in the field; 

- Design and conduct experiments to solve 8D problems as part of the company's team-based problem-solving methodology; 

- Implement and specify data logging solutions on prototype machines to determine the machines life cycle tests and ongoing reliability tests; 

- Produce test reports; 

- Plan and coordinate offsite testing operations such as EMC, Off road testing and Environmental tests; 

- Record all findings and results in an accurate traceable way to ensure future value of the results. 


Test Engineer Skills and Qualifications:
- Relevant Engineering Degree / HNC/HND/Apprenticed trained if combined with sufficient levels of experience;
- Familiar with the capabilities and practical installation of typical instrumentation i.e. K-Type thermocouples, pressure sensors and data loggers; 

- Familiar with 'Microsoft' packages and computer literate; 

- Basic understanding of Hydraulics/Electronics/Engineering drawings. 


This is a fantastic opportunity to secure a position as a Test Engineer working with a world class engineering organisation. You will be rewarded with an excellent remuneration package and opportunities to develop your career further.

Please note; Due to the occasional high amount of applications, it can be difficult to reply to everyone. If you haven't been contacted within 1 working week, then you haven't been successful on this occasion. However, thank you for your interest.

Stratus Selection offers the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and the services of an Employment Business for contract recruitment

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