Test Engineer III - Drive Systems
Location: Newport News
Posted on: July 15, 2019
Test Engineer III - Drive Systems
We are the leading manufacturer of construction and mining
equipment!Join our team as a Test Engineer in Newport News, VA.
Salary will be based on your level of experience as a Test
What You Will Be Doing
The Test Engineer III researches, plans, and designs tests on
components and systems on new and existing mining
equipment.Essential Job Responsibilities:-Researches, plans,
sets-up, and supervises or performs tests on products, equipment,
or systems according to test procedures or best practices.-Assists
with writing test procedures to perform engineering tests on new
and existing products or systems.-Analyzes test data and writes
technical reports of test results. Uses the data, observations, and
engineering experience to draw conclusions from the results and
compare to the engineering specification if available. Determines
root cause of failure or makes recommendations for
improvement.-Directs the work of Technicians for the duration of a
particular test.-Interprets national and international standards
(ISO, SAE, etc) documents and designs tests to meet all
requirements.-Proposes, researches, designs, and analyzes new
in-house test equipment.-Researches and makes recommendations for
the test equipment or sensor type required to perform a certain
test.-Leads the testing activities required for R&D research
projects into new truck technologies.-Assists Test Engineer I/II or
Technicians in the installation and operation of data acquisition
equipment and sensors required for a particular test.-Works with
major component suppliers (engine, drive system, etc) or customers
on joint test projects. Acts as the point of contact for the Test
What You Need for this Position
Education:-Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or related
engineering discipline and 4+ years of experience-OR Associates
degree (A.S.) in engineering related field with 6+ years
experience-OR 14+ years progressive engineering experience, or
equivalent combination of education and
experienceSkills:-Experience working with drive systems is a must.
-Knowledge of basic Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Durability
concepts.-Knowledge of advanced data acquisition concepts and
analysis techniques required for tests such as noise, vibration,
and metal fatigue.-Knowledge of technical fundamentals of mining
truck operation and control.-Pro-E or 3-D Computer-Aided design
(CAD) software.-Basic sensor and data acquisition concepts and best
practices-Basic data analysis techniques such as filters and
re-sampling.-Basic data displays such as time history plots and
histograms.-Basic electrical and computer concepts.-Ability to
complete and maintain mine certifications or safety training such
as Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) hazard
training.-Travel to customer or supplier sites either nationally
and internationally up to 30% of the time.
So, if you are a Test Engineer with Drive Systems with experience,
please apply today!
- Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.
CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected by law.
Your Right to Work In compliance with federal law, all persons
hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work
in the United States and to complete the required employment
eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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