Brake Dyno Systems, Lead Test Engineer

Location Warwick
Job type: Contract
Salary: £32.13PH Umbrella
Contact name: Vicki Martinson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39589
Published: 13 days ago
Duration: 6 months (rolling)
Expiry date: 31 Dec 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

 Skills Required:

  • Experience in a mechanical test environment

  • Experience in programming of control and data acquisition systems

  • Ability to interpret and advise on data from a physical & mechanical perspective

Experience Required:

  • Practical experience working in a physical test and validation environment

  • Capable of evaluating physical test data, drawing conclusions and being able to articulate to technical customer representatives

Experience Preferred:

  • Experience in the technical evaluation specifically with reference to vehicle friction braking systems and characteristics

  • Experience in a friction brake test environment

  • Educated to degree level in a mechanical and or physics related subject

  • Understands electronic integration into mechanical control systems

  • Experience technically taking the lead within a small team and own the team outcome at all levels

Additional information:

  • This role is based within the client collaboration areas of Warwick University and supports both the University, client and 3rd Party activities.

  • You will be technically outfacing and responsible for the day-to-day operation of the brake test facility, dealing with project planning and execution of test programs.

  • You will be required to promote the facility at external events and work with the business team to develop the customer base both internally within the company, University partners but also promote the test capability more widely within the industry to 3rd parties

  • No hybrid working