Senior / Lead Test Engineer

  • Staff
  • Almere
  • University degree
  • Higher Vocational Education
  • More than 5 years

Do you enjoy performing tests on electrical products? And do you want to contribute to a greener world? Then this is your job! We are looking for a Senior/Lead Test Engineer for the development of charging stations.

What are you going to do?

Within our multidisciplinary R&D department, you will be - together with our enthusiastic team - responsible for testing new products. Within the team you will become the Specialist for charging stations for electric vehicles, but of course you will also work together with your test colleagues for, among other things, transformer stations and energy storage systems. In consultation with the R&D colleagues, you draw up the necessary testprotocols, perform tests, prepare testreports and propose improvements in case of deviations.

Job role and responsibilities:

You are involved in the total testing of charging stations, so you can guarantee that the functions of the product work properly and meet all requirements. Some of your tasks are:

  • Collect and interpret product requirements, product and safety standards, schematics and drawings;
  • Collaborate with the development team to identify and record testcases, testneeds and requirements; 
  • Setting up test environments, designing testplans, developing testprocedures and of course perform the tests;
  • Independent testing of all aspects of the product; such as component-, functionality-, performance-, and safety testing;
  • Collect and analyze/interpret the test data, write reports to identify cause of possible failures;
  • Provide feedback, convert results to qualityrisks and report to all stakeholders;
  • Supervising and scheduling internal and external parties for testing; 
  • Design and implement testsystems and -processes to optimize current testing capacity;
  • Provide technical support to colleagues regarding equipment, programs etc.;
  • Keeping laboratory equipment and materials up to date and solving technical problems.

What do we offer you?

We offer you a great role in an appealing and challenging environment. You will contribute to the success of our innovative R&D department. Depending on your education and experience, we offer you a suitable salary. Furthermore, we find it important that you develop yourself further as a professional. We expect you to take the initiative and, in consultation with your manager, make choices that support your career with us.

What do we ask of you?

You are result and quality oriented, in addition you have a practical and pragmatic attitude. For this challenging and versatile role, we are looking for an organizationally strong, flexible team player with a no-nonsense mentality. You can also recognize yourself in the following profile:

  • Graduated in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Electronics;
  • 5+ years of experience in testing electrical products and drawing up test plans;
  • Strong reporting skills in English and experience with product/quality standards and regulations;
  • Able to work well in a team as well as independently, in addition, you are good in coordinating tasks towards other team members;
  • Practical experience in a test laboratory is an advantage, as is experience with certification bodies (e.g. KEMA / DEKRA etc.)

Have we stimulated your interest?

Do you see a match and are you interested in this position? Then please apply via the site or contact Ezra Dasberg (Support Manager R&D), telephone number 06-10311150.

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