Testing & Validation – Senior engineer
Within the area of Testing and Proto Operations at Road Technology, Bangalore we are looking for an experienced test engineer, who has the drive and passion to develop world class machines and be part of a great team to work on future challenges.
In our department, we ensure the quality and performance of the products by executing superior product verification and validation activities on road compaction and paving machines.
The Volvo Group culture is defined by a set of five carefully chosen values- Customer success, Trust, Passion, Change, and Performance. These values guide our day-to-day behavior and drive our decision-making at all levels of the organization. They express our shared beliefs across countries and entities to form the basis for a high-performing culture that can help maximize the full potential of the organization. Our company values help guide us on that journey
We believe you have the right mindset that will make a difference within our organization. If you see yourself working in an environment that challenges you to combine your verification & validation skills with a more people and team-based attitude, then we believe you have the right attitude to be successful in this position.
Perform machine functional and performance tests using defined test standards and equipmentsResponsible for calibration of test equipments to ensure accuracy and repeatabilityPerform machine software and engine calibration testingPerform new content analysis and reliability growth test planningCreate Verification and Validation specification and execution planning using system specificationsDesign and develop test fixturesStrong knowledge of hydraulic ports and adapter specs. and test standards in general.Report test results and provide recommendations to design engineersIn coordination with the plant production, vendors and project teams, ensure proto machine readiness for testing and validationLiaise with all relevant parties including TnPO, technology departments,product groups,project office, logistics,etc. to draw testing/RG schedules.Support testing,travel,RG,etc. budgeting needs( CAPEX need) and maintenance of expenses log.Develop and mentor test engineers/technicians to insure quality work outputLead teardown and benchmarking of competition products
Required Qualification & Experience: Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering10+ years in off-highway/ construction equipment industry in design and development area with about 7 years in testing and validationHands-on experience in working with product verification and validation and development on road machinerySkilled in all or most of the following tests; Limiting Ambient Temperature (LAT) test, Braking performance test, Electrical performance test, Hood wind load test, Strain gaging, Operator noise test, Sound power test, Operator vibration test, Vibration mapping, Drawbar pull test, Fuel consumption test, Illumination intensity, Operator visibility tests, CG test, Operator restraint test, Thermal imaging test, Bolts Torque-Tension friction test, Steering effort test, Fuel sensor calibration test, etcExperience on virtual and physical validation correlationExperience in using testing equipment: E-DAC, data loggers etc..Preferred – experience working with quality improvement tools (e.g. Lean principles, Six Sigma).
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