Senior Test Technician - Powertrain

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Automotive
Location
Hullavington - United Kingdom

Description

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

Accountabilities

  • Operate powertrain testbeds to carry out pre-defined tests
  • Hands-on swap over of powertrain components on testbeds including mechanical and electrical connections
  • Liaise with prototype build teams to coordinate UUT movements on and off testbeds
  • Liaise with powertrain test engineers on test scheduling
  • Carry out day-to-day maintenance tasks to keep powertrain testbeds operational (e.g. calibration, minor fault fixing with test engineers)

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 powertrain 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 testbed operation, including PUMA, Cameo, and Indicom, 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