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Development Engineer

Development Engineer

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Hernshead Recruitment

About this position:

We currently have an excellent opportunity for a Development Engineer to join an exciting consultancy. This company is a team of innovators, engineers and delivery experts who combine the skill sets to share F1 techniques and processes to businesses with wider industrial and commercial applications.

Job Responsibilities:

Hardware Testing and Validation:

  • Carry out the development and execution of comprehensive hardware test programs at the full product or system level.
  • Conduct hands-on testing of prototypes, including operating with instrumentation, data acquisition, and real-world scenario testing.
  • Support required HW uplifts, SW flashing and diagnosis through CAN and Ethernet communication.
  • Review and take ownership of test plans, understand test requirements against design requirements and provide feedback on test procedures to ensure proper test execution.

Field Testing and Issue Resolution:

  • Work in the field with prototype vehicles, identifying and addressing hardware issues.
  • Collaborate closely with the Design and Development team to ensure seamless testing and resolution of hardware-related challenges.
  • Document and communicate issues and resolutions effectively to all relevant stakeholders.
  • Lead planning for parts, people, logistics and facilities to execute testing including risk assessments.

Test Program Delivery:

  • Ensure the successful delivery of planned test programs, meeting project timelines and objectives.
  • Continuously optimise and refine test procedures to improve efficiency and effectiveness.

Collaboration and Communication:

  • Collaborate with wider Design and Development team through providing feedback on design improvements based on field testing experiences.
  • Communicate regularly with project managers and other team members to provide updates on testing progress and challenges.
  • Foster a collaborative and proactive approach to issue resolution.

Documentation and Reporting:

  • Maintain accurate and detailed documentation of all testing activities, including test plans, procedures, and results.
  • Generate comprehensive reports on hardware performance and contribute to post-test analysis.
  • Provide clear and concise documentation for issue tracking and resolution.

Experience Required:

  • 3+ years of experience.
  • Good problem-solving and hands-on abilities.
  • Detail-oriented mindset with strong organizational skills to manage multiple projects and resources at the same time.
  • Self-starter with high levels of motivation and strong desire to continue learning.
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills coupled with a strong work ethic.
  • Understanding of vehicle systems and system interactions.
  • Understanding of the vehicle testing process.
  • Knowledge of automotive testing instrumentation and tools.
  • Strong data analysis and reporting experience.
  • Experience setting up vehicles for specific test requirements.
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