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Product Test Engineer

Posted 10 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Interior & Exterior Systems
Contact NameMia Biddle

Job description

Product Test Engineer

Sector: Interior & Exterior Sector

Location: Gaydon

Position Type: 10 Month Rolling Contract

Inside IR35

Salary: £25.96 per hour

About the company

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

Job Description

As Product Test Engineer your main responsibilities are:

  • Working closely with customers, the data is used to progress engineering development, or to be used for compliance evidence by witness authorities and others.
  • With the ability to translate regulation and requirement test protocols, and using a variety of modern test equipment, instrumentation and data acquisition systems, the candidate will manage the test through to completion and produce a test report on time.
  • The candidate would join the Vehicle Safety Test Laboratories test team at Gaydon to conduct physical destructive testing on components, systems and vehicles to meet Passive Safety targets

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Working knowledge of instrumentation and data acquisition systems. e.g. force, displacement, acceleration.
  • Working knowledge of passive safety regulations and requirements, inc. FMVSS and ECE.
  • Experience of physical testing in a laboratory
  • Degree or equivalent qualification in a related field e.g. Engineering, Motorsport, Aerospace, Physics

Additional Information

  • Role is initially on days, with likelihood of option to work shifts from Winter.
  • The flexibility to work shifts would be helpful.
  • The pattern is Week about i.e. 1 week on earlies followed by next week on lates, etc. No nights

Why work through Contechs?

Contechs is a leading Automotive, Design, Engineering, Technology and Innovation Recruitment Consultancy. Founded in 1997, with an inhouse Contractor Care Team to support all external employees, acts as an employment agency for permanent and contract recruitment.

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