Electrical Verification & Validation Engineer

Recruiter
Tata Technologies Europe Ltd
Location
Peterborough
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Freelance
At Tata Technologies we make product development dreams a reality by designing, engineering and validating the products of tomorrow for the world's leading manufacturers. Due to our continued growth we are now recruiting for a Electrical Verification & Validation Engineer to be based at our customer's office in Peterborough.

Our Engineering Research and Development department (ER&D) is a fast growing function within Tata Technologies Limited that is assembled to work on exciting projects globally for multiple customers. It comprises highly specialized engineers across Automotive, Aerospace and Industrial Heavy Machinery.

The Role:

The successful applicant for this position will join our on-site team of controls systems engineers and will take a prominent role in the verification and validation of engine control software for small and medium size engines for the industrial and heavy machinery applications. The software is developed using modern model based development techniques.

Area of Responsibility

- Working directly with the customer engineers to understand and document key test requirements.
- Development of sub-system and system level testing strategies to ensure good test coverage and minimise "escapes" from the software delivery team.
- Work with sub-system experts to understand sub-system requirements and structure in order to specify and implement rigorous test procedures.
- Refinement of the dSPACE HiL test system and the automation of system level verification test plans using Automation Desk.
- Test result analysis, issue reporting and investigation
- Support for test planning
- Support software validation and troubleshooting on engine - getting 'hands on' with the end product.

Knowledge / Experience

Essential:

- A strong technical degree in mechanical, electronic, electrical, control systems or automotive engineering - consideration will be given to other qualifications or significant relevant experience in lieu of this.
- Prior experience of dSPACE, including the use of Automation Desk to automate test plan execution.
- Good understanding of diesel engine technology, including common rail fuel systems.
- Experience of designing and executing verification strategies and test plans for complex automotive systems
- Good grasp of test result analysis, issue reporting and problem solving techniques.
- Good understanding of diesel engine technology, including common rail fuel systems.

Desirable:

- Prior experience in engine control system development and\or validation would be beneficial (preferably in the off-highway industry)
- Experience of electronic system development tools such as CANape, CANalyser and a working knowledge of J1939 datalink standards
- Experience of running / troubleshooting engine systems, particularly electronics related
- Strong interest in engine control system development, particularly for off-highway, marine and military applications.

In return for bringing your expertise to our business we offer a competitive salary along with excellent benefits including:

- Pension Scheme - We match employee contribution up to 5% of salary
- 25 Days' Holiday
- Private Health Care
- Tata Jaguar Land Rover Privilege Scheme - up to 20% of new JLR vehicles
- Group Income Protection
- Health Assured - Employee Assistance Program
- Group Life Assurance
- Childcare Vouchers
- Health Shield - Private Health Cash Plan
- Free Parking

If you are passionate about bringing innovation to the projects you work on and want to join a global company, then this is the place for you.

Tata Technologies: Make it real. Make it Better.

TATA Technologies would like to thank all applicants for their interest, each application will be reviewed against the set criteria for the role. We would like to advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted. If you do not hear from us within 10 working days following the closing date it will mean that unfortunately your application has not been successful. We will however retain your details for any suitable future opportunities.

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