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.
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
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 ).