Test Engineer (Sheffield)

£40 - £45 per hour

Are you a Test Engineer who can write and develop test procedures and support the testing process on traction motors and rolling stock systems?

Ford & Stanley - The Rail Recruitment Specialists are working with a client who are working on a ground-breaking rolling stock conversion project.

The aim of this role is to write and develop the test procedures and plans for several traction and rolling stock systems for a vehicle conversion project. You will be required to write and plan for testing, which includes identifying any specialist tooling or test boxes that will be required.

Key responsibilities & Tasks

Reporting to the Test Manager, the main responsibilities of the role holder include, but shall not be limited to

  • Preparation of Test Plans, Specifications and Reports
  • Development of test harnesses, scripts and test data
  • Review of design documentation for suitability for testing
  • Performance of testing both on and off site, in accordance with the relevant specifications and QA procedures
  • Assessment of compliance with regards to product and QA requirements
  • Assessment, procurement and utilisation of new test equipment and resources as required
  • Timely identification and resolution of data issues

Qualifications & Experience


  • At least 5 years’ experience in a testing role
  • A good understanding of modern testing philosophies, tools and methods
  • Proven experience in developing and writing test procedures and plans
  • Knowledge of Rail Systems and Standards
  • Previous experience working on motor and traction systems for rail vehicles

RF: DP5058


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