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Graduate Test Technician

Salary: £27,000

Location: Silverstone

Job type: Permanent

Category: Silverstone Graduate

Graduate Test Technician Silverstone, Northants £25-27k + benefits This test technician position is open to junior technicians as well as graduates. The role will involve the test of electric motors in the development and qualification phase in readiness for production and integration to electric vehicles. Required: Either a relevant degree with aligned modules and project work (e.g., electric motor development or test, or perhaps projects involving automotive powertrain development and test) OR Experience gained within an automotive powertrain test environment, ideally testing electric motors / electric powertrains or conventional powertrain systems. More: Graduate / Junior Test Technician The test technician role will involve working alongside other test technicians and development engineers to validate and develop electric motors for the electric vehicle market. It requires practical engineering skill, an appreciation of test methods, data collection and the use of a range of test equipment (ideally dynamometers or similar.) Candidates should have a genuine interest in the electric vehicle market ideally demonstrated within your application. Skills / Knowledge Required: Graduate / Junior Test Technician * Either a relevant degree (automotive engineering, mechatronics, electronics etc) with aligned modules and project work (e.g., electric motor development or test, or perhaps projects involving automotive powertrain development and test.) OR * Experience gained within an automotive powertrain test environment, ideally testing electric motors / electric powertrains or conventional powertrain systems. * Candidates that have worked in a conventional powertrain environment or with hybrid powertrain testing may be considered. * Candidates that have taken part in formula student programmes or those that have examples of relevant project work will be preferred. Commutable from Banbury, Brackley, Bicester, Milton Keynes, Northampton, Daventry, Towcester, and Buckingham etc. Note – there may be a period spent working at the facilities near Bicester initially

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