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Experienced Test Engineer - Electrical Bias

England, West Midlands, Coventry
Competitive Rates / Negotiable
02 Jan 2018
16 Jan 2018
Bladon Jets
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced Test Engineer with an Electrical bias, looking for a challenging and rewarding new role, within an exciting dynamic Company?

Bladon Jets are currently recruiting for an Experienced Test Engineer to join our dedicated team in Coventry.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a renowned engineering company, and use your skills and extensive knowledge within a supportive, engaging environment.

Working as part of the test and development team you will be required to facilitate and assist with a wide variety of development and performance testing on micro turbine generator systems. Prior knowledge and experience working in a multi-discipline environment with a bias towards electrical and controls systems is required.

We are a growing and rapidly transforming the business where the right candidate will have the opportunity to help us transition from a R&D team to full factory capacity production.

A job with variety, working at the cutting edge of engineering in the UK. You will work directly with and test all aspects related to

  • Gas turbine engines
  • Combustion and ignition systems
  • Fuel (and fuel control) systems
  • Electrical control and energy recovery systems for gas turbines and generators
  • Automated Test Scripting and monitoring

Key Responsibilities;

  • To devise test techniques for development, production and endurance testing
  • To setup, instrument and execute tests
  • Support the tests by trouble shooting problems and minimising downtime
  • Recording of results and managing the data produced in an organised manner
  • Fault finding of the micro gas turbine generator units, supporting equipment etc. And working with the engineering teams to resolve design or implementation problems
  • Assisting with maintenance and growth of test equipment and facilities
  • Carrying out safety risk assessments
  • Creating processes etc that will facilitate our continued growth
  • Setting up adequate independant 'self-diagnostic' systems and adequate control methods for unattended endurance tests

Test Engineer |Engineer |CANBUS | Combustion | Gas Turbine | Electrical

Essential Requirements:

  • Minimum 2:1 Hons Degree in a relevant Engineering or Science Discipline
  • Demonstrable experience with the electrical & control side of a test environment
  • Some experience with mechanical, hydraulic or pneumatic systems
  • A can-do attitude and a strong interest in our fascinating technology is key.

You will be working with an enthusiastic, driven engineering team who go the extra mile to achieve our goals.

About Our Company:

Bladon Jets is a world leader in micro gas turbines, a new generation of green and efficient power unit. With its unique expertise and technology, the company is pioneering efforts to bring this breakthrough solution to volume production.