Electrical Test Technician / Engineer (xEV) Delivery

Nuneaton - MIRA Technology Park

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£26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience + shift allowance
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Nuneaton - MIRA Technology Park

HORIBA MIRA is a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors. We work in close collaboration with vehicle manufacturers and suppliers around the world, providing comprehensive support ranging from individual product tests to turnkey engineering design, development and build programmes.

With over 75 years’ experience 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.

The combination of our Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) engineering experts and our extensive range of state-of-the-art test facilities, means that we are a world-leader in engineering design, test and consultancy. With the rapid growth in automated vehicle systems, complex powertrains and wireless technologies our EMC engineering services provide excellent career opportunities.

As the successful candidate you will be responsible for performing testing on a wide variety of electric vehicles (EVs) vehicles, automotive components and sub systems in accordance with various international standards and vehicle manufacturer (VM) test specifications.   

Working within the EMC Team you will ensure tests are delivered to schedule and to HORIBA-MIRA quality standards

Key Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Testing vehicles, automotive / electrical components in Electrical Laboratories
  • Detailed reviews of test specifications and test plans
  • Executing the tests in accordance with H-M procedures
  • Maintain detailed and accurate log-books and test records
  • Perform quality checks and analysis on test output
  • Customer liaison
  • Project manager liaison
  • Test equipment set up and strip down
  • Support double shift rota – work demand dependant

Other information: 

  • Shift work is a prerequisite
  • Full driving licence prerequisite
  • Training provided
  • Flexible working may be required


  • Electrical Engineering background
  • Good communication/interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to work with detailed technical documentation
  • Familiar with use of oscilloscopes and voltmeters


  • Electric Vehicle / High Voltage background
  • 12V/ 24V Automotive electrical background
  • CAN diagnostic knowledge
  • EMC/RF knowledge
  • Shift work


  • Good communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills 


  • Good computer / IT skills 


  • 3-5 GCSEs
  • ONC/D (BTEC Level 3) in Electrical/Electronic Engineering


  • Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or related subject (EMC Test Engineer)
  • HNC/D (BTEC Level 4) in Electrical/Electronic Engineering (EMC Test Technician)
  • Equivalent time served experience
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.

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