Test Support Engineer

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Test Support Engineer

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Test Support 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: Power/Train
Location: 10 - Whitley(WHIT)
Job Type: Contract
Rate: £20.73 per hour

You may also be known as: Test Support Engineer, Project Engineer.

We have an opportunity within a leading automotive client, based out of their Warwickshire head office. As Test Support 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:
We require a Mechanical / Automotive Dyno Kit Support Engineer to work in the Powertrain Dyno Kitting Department supporting prototype and production engine testing. The Dyno Kit Team provide equipment such as ECU, harnesses, AIS, exhausts and consumable components that enable prototype and production engines to interface to engine test bed facilities. Their role requires a resourceful and lateral thinking engineer capable of problem solving and planning ahead. This role can be reactive as well as proactive and often requires strong communication skills and strength of character; an ability to operate under pressures, delivering support to high profile engine and transmission programmes is necessary. Diplomacy and negotiation skill are every day requirements.

Skills Required:
1. Microsoft Office Suite Proficiency.
2. Ability to work within a team.
3. Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Experience Required:
Relevant Engineering Qualification (NVQ L3 or above). Full Clean Car Driving License.

Education Required:
Degree or Engineering Apprenticeship. Experience of Engine Test Beds / Testing. Experience of fault finding and problem solving. Experience of working within a team. Project Management Experience would be advantageous.

Additional Information:
This can be a fast paced role that often requires work outside of the standard working day. It could involve occasional travel abroad with short lead times. Support is global where global operations are expanding. The team is currently comprised of 5 personnel - This would make the 6th. 40 hours per week split across 5 days - 8 hours per day - Opportunities for overtime as the business requires. May involve some out of hours work and weekends when global support is required.

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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.