Purpose of the Job

To provide test engineering capability and expertise to support Ceres Power’s development of a low cost, next generation fuel cell technology. Working closely with development engineering and fuel cell scientists to take test objectives and develop & execute test plans rigorously, and to tight timescales.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide test data and test capability for internal development as well as commercial programmes.
  • Interface and communicate directly with internal and external customers and suppliers. Data analysis and report writing. Presentation of findings and recommendations.
  • Technical issues resolution using formal problem-solving methodologies. Design test stand modifications and implement preventative actions.
  • Carry out risk assessments and create safety design.
  • Identify opportunities for improving efficiency and quality of test stand h/w and s/w to increase test resource utilisation and/or data quality.
  • Design tests, define instrumentation and develop test method against test objectives/requirements.
  • Codify test requirements into test scripts.
  • Setup test stand software, support development of the same.
  • Make use of FMEA and other tools to improve reliability design.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • First degree to BSc/MSc or BEng/MEng level in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Physics or Electrical/Electronic engineering or similar.
  • Good theoretical understanding and practical experience of:
    • electronics, electrical diagrams etc;
    • metrology and sensor technology such as thermocouples, flow controllers, pressure transducers etc.
  • Experience of software (LabView, VisualBasic etc).
  • Good understanding of engineering fundamentals particularly within heat Transfer/Thermodynamics and fluid dynamics.
  • Good theoretical understanding and practical experience of analytical and statistical software tools (MATLAB etc).
  • Quick learner, passionate, “can-do” attitude.
  • Methodical, attention to detail.
  • A good team worker, open-minded, collaborative etc.




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