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JOB DESCRIPTION

TEST ENGINEER IN LEICESTERSHIRE

Location Type Salary
Leicestershire Permanent 30-35k
  • Reference: 009109
  • Contact: Natalie Dass
  • Tel: 0121 230 1070

As a Test Engineer you will be part of the Global Technical Organisation and report to the Test Team Manager at the UK Technical Centre. The role will involve working on motorcycle projects from concept stage through to start of production. You will work alongside and in partnership with cross-functional teams including Industrial Design, Product Development, and Genuine Motorcycle Accessories.
Predominantly, the role provides support to the Chassis Engineering Team to ensure that projects
are delivered to meet the requirements from all departments.

Key responsibilities
? Follow and help to maintain development and test procedures.
? Plan and conduct UK and overseas motorcycle tests.
? Produce supporting documentation/test reports for development tests and activities.
? Liaise with internal departments such as the Test Team (India), Product Strategy, Industrial
Design, Sourcing, Manufacturing, Quality and Assembly.
? Liaise and work with external suppliers as and when required.
? Have a good understanding of the application of regulatory requirements for motorcycles and
consider and comply with regulatory requirements where needed.
? Provide guidance to other team members where required.
? Represent the Test Team in interdepartmental meetings in the absence of the Test Team
Manager.

Qualifications and Experience
? Degree level or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline is desirable, and/or proven
track record in a Motorcycle mechanical environment.
? Strong proven technical background in motorcycles
? Experienced in the maintenance and evaluation of motorcycles
? Previous experience in motorcycle development tests
Success metrics or Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
? Produce supporting documentation for development tests and activities
? Successfully complete DVP tests at all stages of Testing
? Organise/Oversee tests in UK and Overseas
? Give Feedback and help develop test procedures
Scope and Impact
As Test Team Engineer you will be responsible for supporting the delivery of motorcycle projects on
time and in full. The Test Engineer role will begin at early build stage working with other teams
within product development until SOP.
Benchmarking vehicles is also a key part of the role gathering data and presenting to other Engineers
and Technicians within Product Development.
Network and Stakeholders
? Product Strategy
? Industrial Design
? Product Development
? Procurement & Strategic Sourcing
? Genuine Motorcycle Accessories
? Quality Assurance
? Sales
? Marketing
What are we looking for?
? Good communicator, able to provide clear articulate explanations of evaluations and findings
? Ability to demonstrate good time management and excellent knowledge of engineering
? fundamentals.
? Strong presentation skills and confident speaking.
? Good understanding of the design requirements for mass production motorcycles.
? Flexible, autonomous working style.
? Willingness to travel both in the UK and internationally.
? Valid Full Driving License/Motorcycle Licence preferred but not essential

Applications:

Applications are welcomed from Candidates who possess the relevant skills and experience as detailed in the job description. Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of skills and experience need not apply.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK before making an application and it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide evidence of such eligibility.

In order to apply for this position, we require the last 4 characters of your National Insurance number (e.g. 123A). This is used to generate a unique candidate reference number on your application. Please include this information with your application.

If you are interested in this position, please contact natalie@gentecrecruit.co.uk