Team Leader Methodology

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Methodology Team Leader - Powertrain Testing




A Methodology Team Leader is required to select the most appropriate methodologies to deploy on specific test cases / programmes. Candidates with experience in test automation systems and test authoring would be well received.

Due to the opening of a new state-of-the-art testing facility, this company, the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains, based in Coventry, requires a proactive Methodology Team Leader to develop and prototype innovative new powertrain testing methods using AVL tools and processes. As a Methodology Team Leader you will be required to:

  • Robust planning, co-ordination and control of work & team activities
  • Development and leadership of the methodology team
  • Responsible for test work carried out on all test beds
  • Coordinate test-bed software setup with the engineers
  • Analyse and report test results using software tools such as AVL Concerto
  • Manage delivery of test results and present them in customer meetings
  • Produce and maintain skeleton plans using agreed templates and synthetics, linked to output and KPIs
  • Produce task review checklist and communicates the outcome
  • Produce Master Data and Assumptions List (MDAL)
  • Ensure exploitation of Review-Learn-Improve (RLI)
  • Research, communicate and implement best practice test methods that improve data quality and test field efficiency
  • Act as subject matter expert on using DoE tools such as AVL Cameo
  • Train staff in test automation and best practice methods (Online and Offline Cameo)
  • Central liaison between Emission, Engine Calibration, P&E Development, and Engine Durability for test automation design and development
  • Recommend test automation software upgrades when features become worthwhile
  • Develop and prototype innovative new powertrain testing methods

The Methodology Team Leader should have the following skills or experience:

  • Educated to Master's degree or Ph.D. level in a relevant engineering area (mechanical, automotive, electrical)
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Knowledge of mathematical modelling and optimisation methods, Matlab-Simulink
  • Experience with data analysis tools (Matlab, INCA, MDA etc.), and network analysis tools (CANalyzer etc.)
  • Experienced in test automation systems and test authoring
  • Knowledge of vehicle dynamics and powertrain architecture

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience in powertrain, engine, transmission and driveline control systems to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Coventry based powertrain consultancy supplier will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Methodology Team Leader and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Methodology Team Leader role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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