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    Product Functional Test Technician

    This laboratory test focused position designs or specified test systems that allow operation of High Voltage Batteries in a workshop and test environment for engineering evaluation to optimise our product designs.

    This position also involves the specification, design, implementation, validation and support of test systems including mechanical, electrical, plumbing, instrumentation, data acquisition and control systems.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Investigates product test system and process problems, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, owns problem resolution and documents results with guidance from more experienced team members.
    • Applies and supports the improvement of processes such as test system specification, design and validation and tools such as FMEA, 7-step problem solving, and process hazard analysis, required to support the processes and enable high quality decision making.
    • Obtains input and negotiates with lab customers, lab technicians, and component suppliers and delivers test system requirements, processes, and instructions to lab technicians, product functional test engineers and equipment suppliers.
    • Makes decisions in the areas of component selection, calibration processes, and operating processes that impact test equipment accuracy, reliability and operating cost.
    • Owns problem resolution for components, products, systems, subsystems or services.
    • Provides independent execution of established work processes and systems, while still developing technology or product knowledge; engages with the improvement of systems and processes.
    • Coordination and direction of work amongst technicians and/or temporary student employees.
    • Contributes effectively toward team goals, exhibits influence within a work group and continues to develop proficiency in the competency areas critical to success in the role.

    Requirements:

    • Relevant experience working in a High Voltage Battery laboratory/test cell environment.
    • College, university, or equivalent Associate's degree or certification in an appropriate STEM field is preferred.
    • Good communicator - a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
    • Ability to think outside the box and drive results.
    • Demonstrated aptitude is required.
    • Decision quality - Making good and timely decisions that keep the organisation moving forward.
    • Ability to build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
    • Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.

    Location: Milton Keynes

    Initial assignment duration: 6 months

    This role is mostly onsite but some travel to test cells will be necessary. This travel can be done by means of the company's pool cars.

    Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

    Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

    For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

    Product Functional Test Technician

    This laboratory test focused position designs or specified test systems that allow operation of High Voltage Batteries in a workshop and test environment for engineering evaluation to optimise our product designs.

    This position also involves the specification, design, implementation, validation and support of test systems including mechanical, electrical, plumbing, instrumentation, data acquisition and control systems.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Investigates product test system and process problems, understands causal mechanisms, recommends appropriate action, owns problem resolution and documents results with guidance from more experienced team members.
    • Applies and supports the improvement of processes such as test system specification, design and validation and tools such as FMEA, 7-step problem solving, and process hazard analysis, required to support the processes and enable high quality decision making.
    • Obtains input and negotiates with lab customers, lab technicians, and component suppliers and delivers test system requirements, processes, and instructions to lab technicians, product functional test engineers and equipment suppliers.
    • Makes decisions in the areas of component selection, calibration processes, and operating processes that impact test equipment accuracy, reliability and operating cost.
    • Owns problem resolution for components, products, systems, subsystems or services.
    • Provides independent execution of established work processes and systems, while still developing technology or product knowledge; engages with the improvement of systems and processes.
    • Coordination and direction of work amongst technicians and/or temporary student employees.
    • Contributes effectively toward team goals, exhibits influence within a work group and continues to develop proficiency in the competency areas critical to success in the role.

    Requirements:

    • Relevant experience working in a High Voltage Battery laboratory/test cell environment.
    • College, university, or equivalent Associate's degree or certification in an appropriate STEM field is preferred.
    • Good communicator - a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
    • Ability to think outside the box and drive results.
    • Demonstrated aptitude is required.
    • Decision quality - Making good and timely decisions that keep the organisation moving forward.
    • Ability to build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
    • Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.

    Location: Milton Keynes

    Initial assignment duration: 6 months

    This role is mostly onsite but some travel to test cells will be necessary. This travel can be done by means of the company's pool cars.

    Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

    Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

    For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.