Validation Engineer

Totton
Posted 3 months ago

Validation Engineer – Andover – Salary: up to £52,000 DOE

On behalf of our client based in Andover, we are looking for a talented Validation Engineer to be part of a dynamic team. The Validation Engineer will be responsible for all electric machines design and applications for electric vehicles and industrial solution.

Main Duties of the Validation Engineer:

  • Perform testing across analysis domains
  • Validate & correlate e-motor models with test data to continually improve accuracy of simulation methods and focus on developing new analysis capabilities/processes
  • Responsible for analysis, and testing of electric motors for electric traction drives (voltage < 1000V, current < 900A) for eDrive applications
  • Responsible for analysis, and testing of electric motors for industrial application (voltage < 400V, current < 100A)
  • Coordination of technical interfaces for the eMotor components, drive and gearbox
  • Work closely with customers and partners for all aspects of eMotor vehicle application and testing
  • Utilise LabVIEW software to set up data acquisition systems, collect real-time data during tests, and analyse results
  • Create and optimize test procedures, protocols, and test plans to ensure accurate and repeatable testing processes

Essential Skills for the Validation Engineer:

  •  Bachelor of Science in Engineering required, Electrical Engineering, Controls Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, or similar preferred
  • Basic knowledge of the design of electrical machines required
  • Good understanding in the field of power electronics and electric drive technology
  • High level of analytical ability, understand of engineering theory and principles of design
  • Experience in LabVIEW

Desirable Skills for the Validation Engineer:

  • Experience with design, simulation and requirements management tools (e.G. CATIA V5, PTC Integrity, DOORS, Matlab / Simulink)
  • Good understanding in the field of power electronics and electric drive technology
  • Ideally 5 years’ experience in the following: Data Acquisition, concept of electric motor design required (college co-ops/internships of experience sufficient)
  • Experience in electric motor design

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