United Kingdom - Nuneaton
Brakes Test Engineer, Dynamometer
Job Profile Summary
Location: Nuneaton, United Kingdom Closing Date: TBC Applus+ IDIADA is a global partner to the automotive industry, supporting its clients in their product development activities by providing design, engineering, testing and homologation services. In the UK we have three offices, Cambridge (electronics), Nuneaton (brake testing, sales and CAE) and Warwick (homologation).
IDIADA offers you the opportunity to develop a career in one of the worldwide leading automotive engineering companies. If you want an opportunity to challenge yourself and enhance your technical skills, to work in a thriving environment and to work alongside world-leading experts, then apply for one of our vacancies.
To support the continuing expansion of IDIADA activities in the UK, we are seeking a Brakes test engineer to join the Brakes team.
This role will be based in Nuneaton.
Leading the complete testing project execution, including:
Discussion and confirmation of technical requirements with the customer up to proposal release
Test project planning and coordination within the team/customer
Test sample preparation and instrumentation
Test preparation, operation and data acquisition set-up
Test execution according to the defined procedures and specifications
Test data analysis, validation and reporting
Supporting the execution of facilities upgrades/improvements/maintenance
Provide training and supervision to new and existing team members
To flexibly support other related activities as required by the business, i.e. business development, etc.
Engineering degree or equivalent preferably in mechanics or automotive
Relevant experience in automotive brakes testing. Experience in dynamometer testing is an asset
Fair understanding of mechanical, electrical and electronic principles
Advanced user level in office applications and IT systems. Knowledge in NI
Diadem software knowledge/experience is an asset
Proactive and thorough hands-on engineer able to work efficiently within the team and alone
Strong quality and customer orientation mindset
Availability to travel
What do we offer?
Competitive salary package
Annual performance related bonus
Full induction plan and training
Career path opportunity
Opportunity to work within a multi-disciplined and highly skilled team
Opportunities for worldwide travel
Discounted language courses
25 days paid annual leave
IDIADA offers you the opportunity to develop a career in one of the worldwide leading automotive homologation and engineering companies. If you want an opportunity to challenge yourself and enhance your technical skills, apply to this role and a dedicated recruiter will contact you for a first phone interview and provide further details.