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ERS Test Engineer - Motorsport, F1

Honda F1 are seeking an ERS Test Engineer to join the business on a permanent basis based in Milton Keynes. The purpose of this role is to work within the Energy Recovery System (ERS) development and testing team, taking responsibility for component, subsystem and system level testing of primary high voltage circuit, inverter, dc-dc converter and overarching battery management system.
 
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: 
 
Define acceptance testing procedures, test equipment and pass / fail criteria
Provide engineering support to the build team
Analyse test data to capture any issues prior to track use
Investigate issues, faults or anomalies on ERS packs:
Proactive input into improving current testing methods and streamlining testing
Plan, execute and document test activities in a clear, concise manner
Support commissioning of new test equipment
Schedule maintenance of test equipment
Define service content of production components
 
 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 
 
Strong Degree in Engineering or similar discipline or equivalent experience
Experience in validating high voltage battery systems and/or power electronics
Experience in designing, specifying and use of high voltage system production tools / equipment
Strong fault finding and diagnostic abilities
Familiarity with software tools such as MatLab and Simulink
ATLAS/System Monitor experience highly desirable
AVL Puma system experience advantageous
Excellent document presentational skills 
An adept communicator, able to build good relationships across all cultures both internally and externally
Fluency in spoken & written English is essential. Competence in Japanese or another European language is desirable
Domestic Travel and Travel overseas will be required