Electrification Test Engineer
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A leading premium automotive business and leading to move towards electric autonomous vehicles.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Be part of the team testing the next generation of EMachines for Jaguar, Range Rover and Land Rover products. We are at the forefront of development in hybrid and full electric powertrains, aiming to deliver electrifiying performance and peerless refinement. We are looking for indiviiduals who are excited about our electrified transformation and can bring their passion and experience to our growing team.
We are looking for individuals who are:
Impactful by taking ownership of projects, looking for improvements and striving to deliver to time & quality
Curious to learn about new technology and methods, find and solve problems and grow with the team
Considerate of our internal customers needs and be proud to deliver high quality data
Team players who work with transparency, integrity, and unity to achieve our common goals
You will be working as EMachine Test Engineer within Powertrain Test Operations (PTTO) where we utilise state-of-the-art test facilities to develop, verify and sign-off component, sub-system, and system level targets.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
Interpret Design verification methods for prototype units and translate into rig-based tests
De-risking through planning and preparation
Ensure continuous workflow by reviewing and preparing upcoming tests
Develop automated scripts to deliver unmanned component testing and accelerate development
Use of automation to improve the repeatability and data quality
Ensure facility utilisation targets and testing gateways are achieved
Take ownership of any issues and work with supporting teams to resolve with urgency
Follow existing and update best practices to support required level of output data quality
Maintain and update documentation
Look for novel approaches to challenges & communicate lessons learned
Build relationship with internal customer to understand their requirements
Apply suitable methods and experience to effectively deliver customer requirements
Supply concise and clear information to customers on test status & delays, offer solutions
Support the wider team:
Provide management with accurate data to support decision making processes
Supply inputs to requirements, budgets, and resource planning
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
Basic understanding of electrical automotive powertrain systems
Proven practical knowledge of automation systems such as CADET, PUMA, MORPHEE etc.
Some experience in data analysis and problem-solving methods
Some experience with coding or event-based language (Examples CAPL, C or Matlab/Simulink, visual basic, Python)
Competent in MS office
Some experience in hardware or software testing with dynamometers
Some experience in automotive testing
Working knowledge of calibration tools such as ETAS INCA, Vector CANape etc.
Some experience with electrified vehicle systems such as MHEV, PHEV and BEV
Some practical knowledge of vehicle networks and architectures (CAN/CAN-FD/FlexRay/LIN) at a protocol manipulation level.
Valid UK Driving license