Elements Of The System 2

Project Engineer

Location: AB Dynamics, Bradford on Avon UK

Due to recent growth in sales along with the development of new products to address challenges facing the emerging Electric Vehicle market, we are looking for a Project Engineer to join our Laboratory Test Systems team to work on the Axle NVH product (ANVH 250). The role would ideally suit someone looking for their first role after graduation or equally someone that has 1-2 years in industry experience.

Our products use precision servo-controlled actuators, real-time motion controllers, and advanced data acquisition systems to enable customers to characterise vehicles and their sub system properties (for example suspension and steering systems).

The varied role will be predominantly development focused. Working closely with design, applications and software teams, this could include work to expand the capability and functionality of a brand-new product. The writing of specifications to define these developments will be required as will hands on testing of the resulting software and hardware.

The role would include customer facing activities and the potential for international travel in the future. The successful candidate would work closely with the order fulfilment team to hand over new developments and to offer expertise to the team as required to assist in customer support issues.

Some foreign travel may be required to assist the Order Fulfilment team in the installation and calibration of equipment at customer research and development facilities and customer training.

 A driving license would be beneficial.

Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience

  • The ideal candidate will be a recent graduate with an engineering degree or an individual having an equivalent HND course coupled with appropriate industrial experience. The role would also be well suited to an individual with several years of post-qualification experience
  • On the job training will be given as required

Desirable qualities

  • Evidence of an interest in engineering that extends beyond work and study. This could incorporate practical experience gained through hobbies and interests.

 Beneficial experience

  • Practical skills
  • Matlab/Simulink, C++
  • Experience of Electrical systems and closed loop control of servo motors including EtherCAT
  • Prior experience in vehicle dynamics, NVH or product development

Person Specification

  • Good communication skills
  • A creative, analytical mind with the ability to troubleshoot complex systems
  • A can-do attitude
  • Drive to work both individually and as part of a team

To apply for this vacancy, please email your CV and cover letter to recruitment@abdynamics.com

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