You will be a part of the Test Engineering team, responsible for conducting component & system level testing of Vantage Power’s hybrid powertrain systems. You should have relevant experience carrying out test and experimental work in an R&D environment and be comfortable with using basic test equipment and operating test rigs.

Responsibilities and Activities:

• Working with the Chief Test Engineer to carry out test programs of current and future VP systems and technologies;

• Undertake the design and building of necessary test rigs;

• Carry out test work and capture relevant data;

• Present test data to Mechanical Engineering and ESS teams, and carry out further analysis if required;

• Assist with vehicle commissioning and durability testing at test tracks or with trial customers.

Skills and Experience


• Honors degree in mechanical/electrical/automotive engineering, physics, or similar;

• Experience in the engineering/science industry, ideally in a test oriented role;

• A thoughtful and logical approach to problem solving and understanding of scientific method for conducting test/experimental work;

• Evidence of good data recording and analysis skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills;

• Able to use basic test equipment, e.g. oscilloscopes, multimeters, power supplies, temperature/pressure/flow sensors;

• Basic knowledge of LV & HV electrical systems, hydraulics, and pneumatics;

• Hands-on mechanical/workshop skills (for building test rigs and working on test vehicles).


• Experience in the Automotive/Commercial vehicle industry;

• Knowledge/understanding of vehicle systems, such as CAN;

• Experience with NI software, e.g. LabView, DAQExpress, DIAdem;

• Experience with MATLAB or Python;

• Experience with 3D CAD (Autodesk Inventor);

• Holds a PCV licence.

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