VCATS Vehicle Test / Applications Engineer

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VCATs Test/Applications Engineer in Stockport

Bosch Automotive Service Solutions Ltd | Stockport

Reference code - ST108

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As a VCATs Test Application Engineer, you will be responsibilities:



* Authoring End of Line Tests and Sequences executed at the EOL System of the Car Manufacturer.


* Prepare design specification documentation for automotive test and configuration strategies.


* Implement required test strategies (Depending on the work needed, working weekends may be required).


* Support integration validation and systems assurance functions.


* Test/Validate and Deploy of End of Line Diagnostic Equipment within the Car Manufacturer Sites.


* Prepare and participate in plant launches of test systems.


* Liaise with customer in requirement definition and problem resolutions.


* Provide periodic assistance to new project work definition phases.


* Assist in system integration and validation activities.


* Plan sub sections of a project, reporting status to project manager.


* Creation of validation and acceptance test plans/documents.


* Creation of customer 'user' documentation.


* Support day to day customer-facing activities, dealing directly with customer.


* Working onsite resolving issues on any aspect of a project with minimal or no assistance from other resources will be required in emergency situations.


* Ensure all work is performed to Quality Standards.


* Flexibility to travel is essential - Working on Car Manufacturer sites (UK and international)


The ideal VCATs Test Application Engineer:



* Service minded, positive, independent engineer who likes to travel up to 50% of his/her time to customer plant locations usually for short periods of 1 to 4 weeks.


* Degree qualifies in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or equivalent experience


* Both a good Team Player as having the ability to be a self-starter for problem solving.


* Good communication skills, able to communicate to different levels and groups within a manufacturing plant (maintenance, engineering, production, quality - engineers and team leaders).


As a VCATs Test Application Engineer, you will require the following skills:



* Experienced in Automotive Test Techniques.


* Understanding of vehicle diagnostic communications, terminology and SAE standards (e.g.

analyse CAN traces).


* Understanding of vehicle sub-systems (including electrical design).


* Must have a high degree of customer focus, urgency and thoroughness when dealing with raised issues and concerns.


* Knowledge of vehicle manufacturing processes and testing techniques (Sub Assembly, Rolling Road etc.).


* Knowledge/Understanding of C Language / Javascript / XML - Not Essential but a bonus if experience exists.


* SQL Server/Databases Knowledge - Not essential but a bonus if worked with SQL Server previously.


* Competent in MS Word, Excel, Power Point.


* Knowledge of Microsoft Windows (XP, Win 7).


If you feel you have the skills and experience required to excel in the role of VCATs Test Application Engineer, we want to hear from you.

Please click APPLY below to register your interest.

The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory.

We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.


  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £Competitive + Benefits
  • Location: Stockport, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Automotive
  • Recruiter: CV WOW
  • Contact: Bobby Bell
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: BOS- ST108
  • Posted: 2018-01-12 17:14:58 -

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