Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation & Verification (EMC)

Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation & Verification (EMC)

Job Title: Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation & Verification (EMC)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896653_1585570873
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 30, 2020 13:21

Job Description

Your knowledge of Validation and Verification Engineering and strong experience of EMC testing, will play a crucial part in supporting the V&V activities for generator, control and motor drive engineering programmes.
As a Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation and Verification (EMC), you will support Validation and Verification activities within the Validation and Verification (V&V) team with a focus on EMC testing.

You will be at the leading edge of technological innovation, working for an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defence markets. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

Read on for specifics on the role. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the Role:

The client requires a Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation and Verification (EMC) to support with defining the vision and strategy for the Validation and Verification team on all EMC projects. You will support engineering programmes through the V&V cycle, working with project teams, V&V Team Leaders and other V&V engineers to identify and provide plans & test solutions to meet customer requirements & Milestones. The job will include and include:
*Manage and Co-ordinate customer requirements. Define EMC specific requirements and
ensure all preparation activities are performed prior to verification activities. Identify and escalate potential risks ensuring they are captured in the risk register.
*Lead the generation of integrated validation and verification plans, arrange development and
qualification programs to achieve and meet customers' demands.
*Responsible for ensuring V&V project activities are accurately budgeted and costs considered
within the project.
*Liaise with internal V&V teams, lead engineers, project managers and external test houses to
ensure coverage for all verification activities are can be performed.
* Ensure that all products entering the EMC test verification at development and qualification
have the right support and infrastructure in place prior to the start of test. Including for example EMC test looms, patch panel configurations, bench layout and interconnections, test plans, test procedures, external test house support, data monitoring for validating performance against pass / fail criteria.
*Specify test and support equipment for performing esoteric test requirements
*Perform EMC tests by following accredited in house test procedures and project specific test procedures.
*Mentoring V&V facility personnel in the operation of the specific test equipment and any data
acquisition systems. To ensure that tests are valid and performed first time right
*Author or approve technical documentation, including verification plans, test procedures and reports. Oversee and perform development and qualification testing of products and systems ensuring accurate results and customer confidence in product design performance.

About You:

To be suitable for the Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation and Verification (EMC) role, you will need experience in an electrical / Aeronautical Engineering discipline (or a relevant engineering
qualification)and of the development and certification knowledge and experience e.g. thorough understanding of all aspects of development engineering including compliance verification, technical risk, compilation of technical documentation and use of instrumentation.
You will have advanced knowledge of Generators, Motors, Drives, Hybrid Power Systems and experience of full aircraft electrical system would be an advantage.
You must have knowledge and experience of requirements management and associated tools e.g. DOORS / Integrity along with extensive knowledge and experience of V&V activities and process of aeronautical equipment and systems (ARP4754A), and of performing EMC tests to RTCA DO-160, MIL-STD 461.
An ability to analyse and resolve complex problems by devising creative and effective solutions is needed and experience in data acquisition systems and analysis tools and presentation of results.

Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation and Verification (EMC)
Salary Negotiable

Keywords: EMC, Verification, Validation, Systems engineer, Requirements, Analysis, Review, V&V, Integration, DOORS, V-model, Lifecycle, Aerospace, Architecture, Generators, Motors, Drives, Hybrid Power Systems.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

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