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Battery Test Automation Engineer

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Battery Test Automation Engineer

Posted 04 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline EV & Electrical Systems
Contact NameCharlotte Sujeeun

Job description

Position: Battery Test Automation Engineer

Location: Gaydon, Coventry and Wolverhampton

Position Type: 10 Month Rolling Contract

Inside IR35

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM based in Gaydon who are seeking a Battery Test Automation Engineer to join their team

Job Description

As Battery Test Automation Engineer your main responsibilities are:

  • The Battery Test Automation Engineer role will focus on the delivery of automation tools in support of the development and design verification (DV) of the Clients' HV Traction Battery Systems.
  • You will operate across our internal facilities and external test houses managing automation tools, leading the development of these tools and guiding our colleagues and partners on their use, ensuring adherence to the Clients' safety policies and procedures and planning for future test capabilities, requirements and applications.
  • You'll have responsibility for providing the first line trouble shooting and diagnostic support for all battery test automation tools and issue management across our battery test field.
  • You'll be working with a wide range of engineering customers, skilled test facility operators, suppliers, external agencies and organisations.
  • You'll have responsibility for providing tools and analysing issues across the field to ensure minimal downtime and maximum test efficiency.

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Highly proficient in programming languages including CAPL, Python and C++
  • Highly proficient in data analysis and visualisation tools and platforms including AVL Concerto, CANalyzer, Tableau, Minitab CAN/FlexRay/LIN/Ethernet Communication protocols, including use of CANoe and CANalyzer for HV system analysis, diagnostics and test automation
  • Comprehensive understanding of High Voltage HEV/BEV powertrain systems.
  • Technical expertise in HV Battery and Charging technology and facility operations.

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