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Battery Test Engineer

Salary

Competitive

Location

Bedfordshire

Type

Permanent

Date added

14th August 2019

Job Description

Battery Test Engineer - Perm - Automotive

With more electric and battery powered vehicles on the roads, and the huge steer towards renewables to make the world a better place...you may be thinking that you're falling behind with the times. If you're an Electrical Engineer...have you ever thought about going into Battery Testing? I mean who doesn't want to make a difference to the world of cars?

You've already got experience in software development, electronic simulation and CAN/dbc files. Sound knowledge of high and low voltage battery systems is also your forte. If this is you and you have a good understanding and keen interest in lithium-ion batteries then keep reading!

You would be working in a brand new facility and with a newly formed test team, so being a motivated team player is crucial. You would be working in a fast-paced environment, providing engineering support and defining test cycles for durability and abuse testing. Other responsibilities would include:

 Providing solutions for diagnostic faults in test activities

 Working on live high voltage (up to 1000V) battery systems – training provided

 Actively involved in investigations into DUT or Facility failures, understanding root cause and putting in prevention measures

 In-depth knowledge of high and low voltage battery systems

 Undertaking Risk Assessments

 Analysing and interpreting test results

 Ensuring safe Operating Procedures are in place for all HV Battery activity

If you're ready to be part of the future in automotive testing...apply now! You can find out more about the role and the organisation by contacting Holly Whetton on 01733 234000.