Test and Development Engineer


Location: Coventry
Salary: £29,301 - 38,183 pa
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 7th August 2017
Closes: 22nd August 2017
Reference: 1666496

This is an exciting opportunity to be involves in an innovative project producing four concept vehicles, both two and four wheel. You will define overall prototype build and test strategy of the product demonstrators, and provide technical leadership of motorcycle/vehicle build and development, including body structure, suspension, steering brakes, electrical systems and body components, leading to the successful and timely delivery of outputs from demonstrator projects.

With significant experience of motorcycle/vehicle build and development and testing with additional experience in ride/brake handling, you will be able to demonstrate a good understanding of technologies/experience in one or more of the following areas: vehicle build and design verification, and vehicle attributes; test planning, test rigs, test development; component development, building sub-systems and assembly for mule vehicle and vehicle validation and vehicle interaction; ideally an understanding of hybrid vehicles.

With a good understanding of electrical and instrumentation systems you will be able to contribute to the project using excellent data analysis, report writing, interpersonal and communication skills.

Closing date: 22 August 2017

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.