V&V Test Engineer

Permanent contract

Brugge

04/16/2021

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Reference number

2021-17499

Category

Operations — Engineering/production

Business industry

Automotive

Minimum level of education required

Master Degree

Diploma specialization

Electromechanics
Automotive

Minimum level of experience required

1 to 3 years

Contractual hours

Full time

Languages

English
Dutch

Location

West Flanders, Flanders, Belgium

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Job description

Our client is looking at AKKA to support their Product testing and Development of Test Installations for their Heavy Duty transmissions and torque converters for mobile applications.

Your function

  • As a “V&V - Test Engineer” you are responsible for the preparation and execution of functional and endurance tests (24/7) of transmissions and components on electrical, hydraulic and diesel test systems. You ensure the progress of the test activities, with an eye for safety and a favorable result for the device under test.
  • Analyze the test specifications and define the required test conditions and setups, in respect to the planning and available resources.
  • Coordinate and participate in the construction or conversion of the test systems and the instrumentation of the test objects.
  • Where necessary, design frames and tools using 3D design software and manage the procurement of the designed parts to realize the test setups.
  • Analyze and interpret the test results & observations and build up in-depth knowledge.
  • Report and carry out associated administration meticulously and share with the test requestor in accordance with the applicable procedures.
  • You will report to the V&V team lead and work with, and on behalf of, engineering and production (national and international), as well as external research centers, universities and customers.

Profile

Your profile

  • You have a master's degree in electromechanical or automotive engineering.
  • Strong interest in vehicle drivetrains, both conventional and hybrid / electrified.
  • You are a hands-on and all-round engineer who works analytically, accurately, qualitatively and project-based.
  • Takes initiative, acts in a problem-solving & persistent manner and can independently carry out assignments & test projects from concept to completion.
  • As a real team player you have strong communication skills.
  • You are fluent in English. Dutch is a plus.
  • You have some experience with 3D drawing packages. Knowledge of Creo is a plus
  • Experience with Matlab is a plus.
  • Several years of experience in a similar technical environment is a plus.
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