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Test Engineer / Technician

Ref no. BHN566388
Location Kent, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Excellent opportunity for a Test Technician / Engineer to work with an established Automotive company on Test, Fault Find, calibration, and facility set-up for hardware and software components.

Key skills required for this role

Component Testing


Test of components

Job description

Job Specification: Test Engineer / Technician

Job Purpose
As a Test Technician / Engineer a, you will join a diverse team responsible for supporting testing activities related to fuel injection development, validation, and new technologies.
Operating within a dynamic test facility environment, which includes engine test cells, climatic chambers, thermal vibration rigs, hydraulic rigs, and a test vehicle garage, you will play a crucial role in adapting to evolving propulsion technologies and contributing to the achievement of our carbon-free combustion goals.

Key Responsibilities
Collaborate within a diverse testing team to support various testing activities.
Utilise advanced test setup techniques encompassing both hardware and software components.
Develop, edit, and execute test programs, ensuring accuracy and efficiency.
Perform high-level data manipulation to extract meaningful insights.
Communicate effectively within the team and with internal stakeholders.
Conduct fault finding and troubleshooting for test facility and product-related issues.
Monitor tests and intervene as needed to maintain optimal performance.
Capture data accurately and report faults to the internal customer base.
Provide calibration support for the test facility instrumentation.
Set up and maintain instrumentation, ensuring accuracy and reliability.
Work closely with internal stakeholders to meet project expectations.
Prioritise tasks effectively to meet deadlines and project requirements.
Ensure adherence to test parameters and protocols.
Conduct conformance checks during validation and endurance testing.
Deploy RISK assessment technologies to mitigate potential issues.
Create and maintain work instructions to standardise procedures.
Adhere to safety protocols and maintain a safe working environment.
Follow documented processes and procedures consistently.
Participate in training activities to enhance skills and knowledge.
Develop a comprehensive understanding of advanced test facility operations.
Maintain accurate test tracking and status reports.

27 days holiday plus bank holidays.
Long service holiday entitlement (if applicable).
Standard 37-hour working week.
Pension Scheme.
Dental plan.
Onsite parking.
Staff discount with selected retailers and access to wellbeing platforms.
Discounted gym membership.
On-site gym membership available at a subsidised rate.
Subsidised canteen facilities.
Friendly and supportive working environment.
Relocation package of up to £6,000 (Subject to Criteria).

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