Inverter & Charger Test Technician - Powertrain

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Automotive
Location
Hullavington - United Kingdom

Description

Dyson has an opportunity for an Inverter and Charger Test Technician to join the highly successful Powertrain group within in its Electric Vehicle Engineering Team based at its Hullavington HQ.


Accountabilities

  • Operate inverter and charger testbeds to carry out pre-defined tests
  • Carry out day-to-day maintenance tasks to keep testbeds operational (e.g. calibration, minor fault fixing with test engineers)
  • Hands-on swap over of inverters and chargers on testbeds
  • Liaise with prototype build teams to coordinate inverter and charger movements on and off testbeds
  • Liaise with inverter and charger engineers on test scheduling

Skills

  • HND in Engineering (NVQ Level 4 or equivalent is beneficial but not essential)
  • Competent with Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) for simple reporting and recording
  • Strong team working skills, to work with testbed engineers and design engineers
  • Ability to perform methodical problem solving
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently, take on new challenges readily, possess a hands on approach, and work with a can-do attitude
  • Experience of AVL inverter testbed operation is beneficial but not essential
  • Experience of charger analysis and simulation tools is beneficial but not essential
  • Electric vehicle powertrain test experience is beneficial but not essential
  • Experience of automotive high voltage safety is beneficial but not essential

Benefits

27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays Pension scheme Performance related bonus Life assurance Sport centre Free on-site parking Subsidized café and restaurants Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 17 June 2019

Closing date: 26 August 2019