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Test & Development Engineer - DVP

Country:
United Kingdom
Work Location:
Oxford
Advertising End Date:
06 Mar 2020
Job Type:
Regular
About The Opportunity
Role Purpose:
 
To Enhance the GKN Automotive Innovation Centre (Abingdon) System Verification & Validation Testing activities.
Key Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities



Responsible for Test Specifications, Test Plans, and Test Reports at the GKN Innovation Centre


Work closely with the GKN Automotive Innovation Centre Advanced Engineering project teams, undertaking system development and verification testing, to enable and support their activities. The Centre is focused on Advanced eDrive powertrain systems for passenger car applications


Working with the Test Engineering Lead to meet the testing aims of the Centre’s development projects 4 February 2020


Ensure the Quality of test activity deliverables in compliance with GKN, Partner or Global Quality Standards, and support interpretation of test results and root cause investigations


Work closely with GKN’s Global Engineering departments undertaking system development and verification testing, to enable and support their activities


Follow and assist in Safety procedures and Risk Assessments within the Test Facilities


Support the ongoing development of the Centre’s Test Facilities


Support the Test Area during internal and external customer visits

Essential Qualifications & Experience

Engineering degree qualified in a Mechanical or Electrical discipline, or equivalent

 

Essential Competencies

ExperimentalTechniques                                                                                                                                    MechanicalEngineering                                                                                                                                      ElectricalEngineering                                                                                                                                           Experience of the engineering testing and verification process, ideally in an automotive environment. Familiarity with Hybrid and Electric Vehicles and associated technologies beneficial.                                                                                                   


 


About Us

GKN Automotive is the market leader in conventional, all-wheel and electrified drive systems and solutions.

With a comprehensive global footprint, we design, develop, manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the world’s car manufacturers.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN Automotive. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN Automotive is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, colour, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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