Product Test Engineer

Summary

Salary
Competitive
Team
Mechanical Engineering, Research Engineering
Location
Malmesbury - United Kingdom

Description

Dyson is forever innovating and looking to develop new and exciting products. As part of the Dyson Test Team, you will play an integral part in determining how, when and where we validate these new technologies and products to ensure these designs are robust to real world conditions.


Reporting to the Product Verification Team Lead, the Product Test Engineer is responsible for designing, executing and reporting on the critical testing required to prove out emerging Dyson technologies.

 

The Test Department covers the entire range of Dyson’s product portfolio, EXCEPT Electric Vehicles

Accountabilities

  • Become an expert in Dyson product performance, with deep knowledge of both in-house and internationally recognised test standards. These standards are used to assess and support our performance claims, product safety and component & product development.

  • Liaise with research, project and marketing teams to identify and develop new and existing methods to assess and improve our designs and technologies.

  • Specify, design, build and develop test rigs & facilities alongside test rig architects to enable the required testing.

  • Maintain good communication with members of UK and South-East Asian test facilities to ensure testing is undertaken in a robust and efficient manner

  • Work with test engineers and technicians for detailed development of test method processes & equipment.

  • Work with other members of the test team to prioritise and plan performance test requirements.

  • Review test results, manage data and analyse results (including statistical techniques where appropriate).

  • Present results, conclusions and advice to project teams, senior managers, marketing and legal team.

Skills

  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering, maths or science discipline.

  • Clear, logical thought and attention to detail.

  • Good analytical and problem solving ability, capable of assessing technologies and products using a variety of methods.

  • Good organisational skills: able to plan ahead & prioritise tasks.

  • Good communication and presentation skills. Able to translate and communicate technical information to project & research teams, managers and directors as required

Benefits

27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidaysPension schemePerformance related bonusLife assuranceSport centreFree on-site parkingSubsidized café and restaurantsDiscounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 02 November 2018