36067 Test & Verification Engineer

Rate : £24.30 ph Ltd Company

Original Duration: 46 Weeks
Estimated Regular Hours: 40
Standard Shift: DAYS
Division: Manufacturing Engineering
Location: Multiple Locations – Based in MIRA – NUNEATON and other JLR plants.
Must be prepared and able to undertake UK and overseas travel.

Position Description:

The Diagnosis Team is a centralised activity to define customer warranty problems in a way that resolving teams can understand and act fast. The information gained from a data defined input to our team is used to generate deeper investigation cross functionally and throughout the world as necessary. The team also operate a Diagnosis Centre comprising its own workshop and office based at MIRA Nuneaton where they can replicate failures and test parts working collaboratively with suppliers and engineers. Inspecting, testing and reporting on failed/fatigued components returned from Warranty. Generate and update test plans to diagnose components/ system faults and to replicate the failure mode identified in warranty. Evaluation of engineering drawings, specifications, test methods, DFMEA, Control Plan. Execution of test plans: utilizing vehicles, modules and simulators being able to evaluate the results of the tests. A test track and workshop facilities are part of site where the team is based. instrumenting and using data acquisition methods on whole vehicles and/or vehicle components. Verification of correct diagnostic tool operation and acceptance testing of the diagnostic tools. Processing test data, generating reports and presenting results to relevant engineering personnel. Lead projects creation up to Standard Problem Definition (D2 Step in 8D Process) using Problem Solving Techniques. Reporting and Investigation of issues (8D Format) working with engineering teams to define warranty issues. Lead project review meetings with the architecture team to ensure project is completed on time. Must be prepared to work from our manufacturing Plants for some of the week and travel between plants will be essential.

Skills Required:

Inspecting, testing and reporting on failed/fatigued components returned from Warranty. Generate and update test plans to diagnose components/ system faults and to replicate the failure mode identified in warranty. Execution of test plans: utilizing vehicles, diagnostic tool, modules and simulators being able to evaluate the results of the tests. A test track and workshop facilities are part of site where the team is based.

Experience Required:

Proficiency in one or more of Chassis / Powertrain / Electrical / Body / Vehicle Engineering disciplines. Experience of automotive electrical architecture and diagnostic functionality. Good working knowledge of automotive communication systems including CAN J1939, LIN bus etc. Proven Diagnostic skills and experience having knowledge of testing criteria and execution based on Warranty Analysis. Able to develop detailed component/ system test plans for internal and external customers. Create and manage processes that will be used to validate test system performance and repeatability. Demonstrative knowledge and experience working with Engineering Requirements, Testing Specifications and component drawings. Interpret test results, manage and control test data and communicate test results with Project Teams. Proven experience of Problem-Solving methodology and execution. Communication skills are very important; strong oral and written skills are critical. Must be able to communicate clearly with the design team and able to generate deliverable reports to our customers. Enthusiastic and self-motivated; able to work alone with minimum guidance, but also be able to operate effectively as part of a team. Excellent attention to detail, right-first-time attitude. Proven ability to manage multiple assignments & projects. Proven people and project leadership capability and ability to build & maintain effective relationships. Familiar with workshop diagnosis systems. Full driving licence.

Experience Preferred:

Six Sigma Certification (Green Belt or Black Belt) Previous experience as Automotive Test & Verification Engineer Experience of Product Development & Launch processes. Holds a degree in a technical discipline.”

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
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If you require any sponsorship for a visa to work in the UK your application will be automatically declined for this freelance/Ltd company contract.

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