Lead Dyno Test Engineer

Location Essex
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Keeley Atkinson

Contact email: katkinson@select-engineering.net
Contact phone: 01245403560
Published: 21 days ago
Expiry date: 26 Apr 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support dynamometer test-based project activities, including the removal, replacement, adjustment of any equipment or systems as required.

  • Work from verbal direction, written instructions, sketches, 3D CAD models and detail drawings.

  • Define and procure necessary hardware/software to support projects.

  • Based at the Brentwood facilities.

  • Utilising computer-based systems, produce the necessary reports for evaluation and/or validation.

  • Ensure all equipment is serviced, maintained and calibrated to the required standards for certification.

  • Setup and adapt the dynamometer automation system for each application following engineering best practices and customer specifications, e.g.: configuration of system channels, filters, combustion analysis system, calibration tools.

  • Specify and orient the instrumentation of internal combustion engines and related components.

  • Check and sign off of test data and maintenance of data accessibility.

  • Debug and arrange support for solution and test cell equipment.

  • Ensure all Health and Safety Procedure are adhered to at all times.

  • Assist with other duties within your skill set as required.

YOUR PROFILE:

  • Experience in engine testing.

  • Self-starting

  • Experience of hydrogen systems is an advantage but not required

  • Experience with dyno automation systems (A&D iTest desirable)

  • Experience with Combustion analysis systems (A&D CAS Desirable)

  • Knowledge in script writing/programming

  • Experience with data analysis (AVL Concerto desirable)

  • Experience with calibration tool e.g.: ETAS INCA, ATI Vision

  • Knowledge of common communication protocols and interfaces e.g.: Serial RS232, ASAP3, AK, CAN.

  • Experience using MS Excel

  • Knowledge of basic electronics

  • Eager to learn and share knowledge

  • Experienced problem solver

  • Ability to self-manage and work under pressure to deliver in an ever-changing and dynamic environment.