Test Engineer

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Test Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Test Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Job Description

Division: Vehicle Engineering
Location: 18 - Gaydon(LRGAYD)
Job Type: contract 45 Weeks
Rate: 25.07 per hour

You may also be known as: Test Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Test Engineer we feel this opportunity would be a great move for someone already within the Automotive Industry and will allow you to work in a forward-thinking and market leading business.

Position Description:

Specialist Durability Test Engineer - Complete Vehicle Simulators.

Skills Required:
Practical experience of working in rig test environment Experience of electro-hydraulic test rig design and / or operation. Proven history of method development, sample assessment/investigation after test and report writing.

Experience Required:
Practical experience of working in rig test environment, experience of electro-hydraulic test rig operation and running/managing test programmes. The candidate must also have proven history of sample assessment/investigation after test and report writing. Experience of electro-hydraulic test rig design/build/operation. Experience of working in structural / rig test environment for vehicle, other vehicle OEM or contract test provider.

Experience Preferred:
Engineering degree Ability to develop methods and document work effectively. Ability to liaise with design engineers, test engineers and fitters to support development of test rigs. Ability to manage / schedule workload and deliver in a timely manner. Good knowledge of motor vehicle systems, road load data analysis, measurement transducers such as accelerometers, load cells, etc Experience of RPC and/or drive signal generation would be advantageous.

Additional Information:
Please note that the successful candidate will be expected to work 40hrs on shift rota of earliest alternating with late shift, with a night shift required approx. 1 in 8 weeks. Mon-Thur 6am-2.45pm and Fri 6am-1.30pm Lates. Mon-Thur 1pm-9.45pm and Fri 10-5.30pm) - shift premium will apply. Night Shift - Mon - Thur 9:00pm - 07:00 - shift premium will apply.

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Key Consultant

Jamie Appleby

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I specialise in contract recruitment within the vehicle technologies and automotive industry. I have a broad experience working with automotive OEMs and UK-based consultancies. Recruiting various roles within design, studio, quality and costing; from technician level through to management.