Test Engineer

Test Engineer
Location: Horsham
Salary: Up to £30,000

Role of Test Engineer
A market leading Engineering / Manufacturing company are seeking Test Engineer to provide test engineering capability and expertise to support development of a low cost , next generation products. Working closely with development engineering and scientists to take test objectives and develop & execute test plans rigorously , and to tight timescales.

Key Accountabilities of Test Engineer:

  • Provide test data and test capability in the development of products

  • Support development activities of development Scientists

  • Identifying opportunities for test automation to improve test resource utilisation

  • Review data and present findings and recommendations to test requestors and managers

  • Testing Products

  • Risk Assessments

  • Test Design ( DoE )

  • Instrumentation definition

  • Test hardware installation , test stand modifications , and test sequence coding

  • Data analysis

  • Fault finding

  • Report writing

  • Improvement projects

Desirable Skills and Experience for Test Engineer:

  • First degree to BSc/MSc or BEng/MEng level in Mechanical Engineering , Chemical Engineering , Physics or Electrical / Electronic engineering or similar

  • Good theoretical understanding and practical experience of electronics , electrical diagrams etc.

  • Good theoretical and practical understanding of metrology and sensor technology such as thermocouples , flow controllers , pressure transducers etc

  • Experience of LabView and VisualBasic

  • Good understanding of engineering fundamentals particularly within heat Transfer /

Thermodynamics and fluid dynamics

  • Good theoretical understanding and practical experience of analytical and statistical software tools ( MATLAB etc ).

  • Quick learner, passionate, "can-do" attitude

  • Methodical , attention to detail

  • Able team worker ( good communication skills , open-minded, collaborative etc ).