Vehicle Development & Test Engineer

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    Automotive, General engineering & manufacturing, Other

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    Market related

  • Contact:

    Paul Robson

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  • Contact phone:

    01384 446117

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    about 1 month ago

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Lead Vehicle Test & Development Engineer – Electric Vehicle – Coventry – Perm/Contract 

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Vehicle Test & Development Engineer to provide technical direction within vehicle test & development for a range of hybrid battery electric vehicles.

The Vehicle Test & Development Engineer will be responsible for test & development activities to meet project goals. They will be able to provide guidance on industry best practice and support the product development process through to production.

What you will do:

As Vehicle Test & Development Engineer

  • To lead the vehicle test & development for various new vehicle platforms.
  • To provide technical leadership/guidance in the field of Vehicle Test & Development for hybrid battery electric and gasoline vehicles.
  • To be responsible for the analysis and related test and development activities for the technical area both externally and in the project workshops.
  • To establish collaborative test, research and product development activities with partner organisations and suppliers.
  • To actively participate in decision making and planning reviews to ensure timely delivery of the programmes to the benefit of internal parties and external collaborators.

What you will need:

As Vehicle Test & Development Engineer

  • A degree in Automotive or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Proven experience in Vehicle Test & Development in delivery of an end to end vehicle program.
  • Proven experience of delivering vehicle systems from a concept level.
  • Confident leading meetings and ability to evaluate technical problems to ensure clear direction.
  • An understanding of the requirements for Vehicle Test & Development that can be found within the automotive industry.
  • Ability to communicate appropriate, concise and accurate information, both in writing and verbally.

What you will get:

As Vehicle Test & Development Engineer

  • Experience of working on a highly innovative EV project
  • The chance to work in excellent facilities
  • Competitive salary/rate and benefits

 Suitably qualified and experienced Test and Development Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to

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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