Test Engineer

A market leading technology company who are rapidly expanding are seeking a Test Engineer to take test objectives and develop & execute test plans rigorously, and to tight timescales.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide test data and test capability for internal development as well as commercial programmes

  • Interface and communicate directly with internal and external customers and suppliers . Data analysis and report writing . Presentation of findings and recommendations

  • Technical issues resolution using formal problem-solving methodologies . Design test stand modifications and implement preventative actions

  • Carry out risk assessments and create safety design

  • Identify opportunities for improving efficiency and quality of test stand h/w and s/w to increase test resource utilisation and/or data quality

  • Design tests , define instrumentation and develop test method against test objectives/requirements

  • Codify test requirements into test scripts

  • Setup test stand software , support development of the same

  • Make use of FMEA and other tools to improve reliability design

Desired Skills:

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering , Chemical Engineering , Physics or Electrical / Electronic engineering or similar qualification / experience

  • Good theoretical understanding and practical experience of :

  • Electronics , electrical diagrams etc ;

  • metrology and sensor technology such as thermocouples , flow controllers , pressure transducers etc.

  • Experience of software ( LabView , VisualBasic etc ).

  • 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 ).