Engine Test & Validation Engineer

Job Title: Engine Test & Validation Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough
Salary: £30 - £35 per hour
Start Date: 2018-02-19
Reference: 19562valid
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 09, 2018 13:09

Job Description

Development Engineer - Test/Validation - Automotive Experience Preferred

JOB PURPOSE: Candidates will serve as an experienced, individual contributor for
development and validation projects. Specific assignments are complex in nature and support the development of products.

This position is part of a team of engineers responsible for the development and validation of products. The engines are used in machine, industrial and electric power applications. The main responsibilities include engine verification and validation testing.

This position will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating engine development
work, including pre-test planning, engine and facility readiness, orchestration of the testing activity, reviewing test data to ensure quality, data analysis, drawing conclusions and communicating recommendations to our business partners.

Incumbent will be responsible for project management & execution of the verification & validation testing, to ensure customer expectations (quality & timing) are met. The role may also involve troubleshooting product issues identified in production test, verification and validation testing, field testing and customer raised concerns.

Requires an accredited engineering degree or equivalent product development experience and excellent project management skills. Incumbents must have gained 4 to 7 years of experience in engine development. Must have strong technical skills and ability to communicate technical information effectively. Specific experience with the development of electronically controlled engines and/or after treatment systems is highly desired.

This is a long term opportunity to work at an exciting phase of a prestigious project.

£30 - £35 ph,
at least 1-2 years