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Test Engineer

  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £30k - 35k per year per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Powertrain
  • Contact: Chris Mead
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384446128
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start Date: 3/9/22
  • Expiry Date: 31 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 62392

Job Title: Test Engineer (Motorcycles)

Do you love motorcycles?

Would you like to work as part of a team of like minded, passionate enthusiasts to take a design concept motorcycle through the prototype stage, into production and beyond?

Then this exciting opportunity maybe the next role for you! As a Test Engineer you will get to apply your knowledge and skills to validate and refine the design the next generation of motorcycles for this prestige brand with a long heritage. You will be involved in working with other departments from concept to production in the UK and overseas.

In return the Leicestershire based office of this company will offer you a salary of circa £35,000 + benefits.

Responsibilities of the Test Engineer will include the following:

      Follow and help to maintain development and test procedures.

Plan and conduct UK and overseas motorcycle tests.

Produce supporting documentation/test reports for development tests and activities.

Liaise with internal departments such as the Test Team (India), Product Strategy, Industrial Design, Sourcing, Manufacturing, Quality and Assembly.

Liaise and work with external suppliers as and when required.

Have a good understanding of the application of regulatory requirements for motorcycles and consider and comply with regulatory requirements where needed.

Provide guidance to other team members where required.

Represent the Test Team in interdepartmental meetings in the absence of the Test Team Manager.

The Test Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

      Degree level or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline is desirable, and/or proven track record in a Motorcycle mechanical environment.

Strong proven technical background in motorcycles

Experienced in the maintenance and evaluation of motorcycles

Previous experience in motorcycle development tests

For further information on the Test Engineer position please contact Chris Mead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446128 or at .


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.