Quality and Verification Engineer (Automotive)

  • Location

    Frankfurt am Main, Hessen

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    SL/5846_1552065385

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-07

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

An amazing opportunity for experienced Quality Engineers to represent this British Manufacturer of specialist vehicles, working on their Client's site in Germany. Your role will be to support the V&V Manager in the planning and coordination of the verification and validation of the project vehicle system. The role is very quality driven, involving test, analysis and recommendations for change.

Initially offered on a 1 year fixed term contract but with a strong possibility of either an extension or permanency thereafter. There would be a possibility for you to be based in Germany on a 9 on / 4 off working day rotation with travel and flights included in your package or for you to be based in Germany for the duration of the contract.

Job Responsibilities:

  • To support the planning and coordination of the verification and validation (V&V) of the project vehicle system against configured and contracted Systems Requirements
  • To maintain the overall project V&V plan
  • To execute and analyse the results of physical tests in accordance with the V&V plan, including instrumentation and data capture
  • To document and report the results of physical testing as evidence of compliance against contracted requirements
  • Secure and efficient management of V&V data
  • Ensure team members adhere to company procedures
  • Liaison with all Project team members

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience of system design, function, evaluation and analysis including automotive systems, hydraulic systems and structures.
  • Verification of platform requirements through physical trials activity.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Use of MS Project
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written) at all levels including suppliers and customers.
  • Generally computer literate and able to adapt to different software
  • Good report writing and project information recording
  • Able to draft and adhere to system/product verification plans and procedures to allow detailed integration and verification testing of the developed system/product
  • Vehicle testing using data logging and other instrumentation

Personal Attributes:

  • Minimum first degree in Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering or related discipline.
  • Vehicle systems design and assessment
  • Proven experience of working in a Verification and Validation testing role
  • Security cleared to SC or above or capable of achieving this clearance
  • Approachable and dependable
  • Logical and thorough approach to record keeping
  • Drive to achieve quality in all that he/she does
  • Able to work effectively under pressure

Associated Benefits:

  • Able to travel, live and work away from home for a prolonged period (up to 12 months) to a 9-day work pattern
  • Accommodation and flights will be provided if necessary back to the UK
  • Pension
  • 23 Days holiday + Bank holidays
  • Group Life Cover

Working Hours: Full time - 80 hour/9 day fortnight

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Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.