Project Engineer - Electrification & Environmental Test

Basildon - Quatro Park

This vacancy is now closed

Ref
21693
Closing date
22/05/2022
Salary or hourly rate
Competitive - based on skills and experience
Contract type
Permanent
Role type
Experienced, Graduate
Location
Basildon - Quatro Park
Description

An opportunity has arisen within the propulsion and electromobility group to recruit an engineer into the test team at the Quatro Park site in Basildon, Essex. Products tested can vary but are focused on EV batteries and associated technologies. 

This role is suitable for either recently graduated engineers or those with more experience. Ideally, we are looking for engineers with an electrical engineering background but would consider great engineers with a desire and aptitude for learning new skills.

Key elements of these customer facing roles are planning, managing and executing customer test programmes.

 

Please note; this role is based in our Basildon, Essex office (SS14 3GH)

Experience

Essential experience

  • Working with transducers, signal conditioning equipment and data loggers
  • Capable of working independently or as part of a team to provide test solutions
  • Familiarity with Oscilloscopes, DVM’s etc.
  • Able to use MS Word and Excel to a good standard

Preferred experience

  • Project management
  • Electrical engineering
  • Working with high voltage DC
  • Working with internal and external customers on problem resolution
  • Knowledge of Electric Vehicle systems/ batteries
  • Knowledge of Canalyzer / NI Labview or NI Test Stand
Skills

Useful skills for the role include

  • Electrical/electronic circuit design and build  
  • Project management
  • Understanding of work package quoting
  • CAD- primarily mechanical design
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • High standard of reading and writing in English
  • Problem solving and innovation
  • Ability to work to deadlines 
Qualifications

Essential

  • HNC Electrical / electronics or other engineering subject

Preferred

  • Degree in electrical / electronic engineering or other engineering subject
Other information

HORIBA MIRA has 75 years of heritage in developing some of the world’s most iconic vehicles, our engineers utilise the latest test facilities and simulation tools to make vehicles and journeys safer, cleaner, more efficient and rewarding.

At HORBA MIRA we have a wide range of benefits including:-

  • 27 days holiday + statutory days (with the option to participate in a holiday buy/sell scheme)
  • A generous contributory pension plan
  • A company performance related bonus scheme
  • A fantastic Employee Assistance Programme which offers a range of wellbeing services to staff.
  • Reimbursement of fees for corporate memberships for relevant Chartered/professional institution
  • A range of tax efficient salary sacrifice options including a cycle to work scheme.

The successful candidate must be able to work in the UK without restrictions and meet UK government security vetting criteria.

Right to work: - HORIBA MIRA actively promotes diversity and inclusion across our organisation, this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the current Home Office Shortage Occupation list.