Senior Vehicle Electronics Test and Validation Engineer

Warwickshire, GB, United Kingdom
3 days ago
Full time role


Volta Trucks is an automotive company that offers electric trucks for sustainable cities. The company is building a purpose-built full-electric ...

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Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Vehicle Electronics Test and Validation Engineer to join our growing Validation team. This role will be based from one of our test locations in the Midlands with the option of flexible working (2-3 days in the office).

We're working to solve some of the most challenging environmental problems in city centre, last-mile logistics, which means an opportunity to have a significant impact on the world around us, and what it will look like in the future, from your very first day.

We want to revolutionise city centre logistics in order to make urban environments better places to live and work. We’re creating the world's safest commercial vehicles by reimagining conventional truck design principles, thanks to our full-electric drivetrain, and thus protecting vulnerable road users. Our electric powertrain also eliminates harmful tailpipe emissions, removing harmful pollutants that contribute to climate change. A crucial part of our journey is building a team of outstanding employees who share our vision for the future and our values of safety and sustainability.

You’ll be joining a world class team, backed by top investors that all believe in the future we are creating. We have ambitious growth plans for 2022 and beyond, scaling our team and activity at an exciting pace. In the last 6 months we have grown by over 240 people, that's someone every 20 hours. We are a people-led company focused around creating an exceptional business, and all employees have a high level of autonomy and a platform to make a real impact.

What you will do:

  • You will be joining the test and validation department and have exposure to all other electrical domains. The team is responsible for electronics and control systems test and validation.
  • Writing Test procedure against Component / System requirements, cross domains.
  • Classify the Test Procedure between Manual and Automated Test cases, development of Test Cases for manual an Automation.
  • Raising Issue tickets and presenting issues in Daily/Weekly System level meetings.
  • Perform Manual/Automation testing in full vehicle testing or system  HIL assets.
  • Conducting the system test at  full vehicle Level coverage.
  • Growing the virtual prototype at vehicle level.

We would like you to have:

  • 5+ years relevant experience (on similar roles). EV is a plus.
  • Must have knowledge in Automotive communication protocols like CAN, LIN. (Ethernet Knowledge – Desirable).
  • Must have experience in Automotive requirement management which includes understanding of component/System level requirements, derivation of “Design Verification Method” and “Design Verification Procedure”.
  • Must have hands on experience on any of the Vector tools like CANoe or CANalyzer.
  • Good Skills in Trouble shooting/Debugging, in Vehicle electrical systems.
  • Significant experience in Automotive Labcar mules or similar integration platforms .
  • Self-starter with a positive attitude and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent Inter-personal skills to work in a team
  • Simulation tools exposure; MathWorks, dSPACE, VECTOR VT System.
  • Diagnosis tools exposure. Calibration tools.
  • Valid driving license and Vehicle.
  • Being able to commute between Warwickshire, and test facilities in Nuneaton.

What working here will be like:

  • We are a small, fast-growing team so you will have a high degree of ownership and accountability, and you will be directly exposed to all areas of the business.
  • We are a start-up, so don't have a lot of structures and processes. Things change quickly and we acknowledge when we get things wrong and change direction.
  • We are a diverse business, from many nationalities and backgrounds.
  • We really value our people. We have a flexible & remote work environment and a great benefits package & pension scheme
  • We are committed to creating a first-class work environment. Every employee has a voice and we encourage open communication.

Volta Trucks is an automotive company that offers electric trucks for sustainable cities. The company is building a purpose-built full-electric ...

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