November 17, 2017

Test Engineer – Vehicle Systems - R&D

Country: UK

As a Test Engineer within the Vehicle Systems department you will heavily be involved with Research & Development, along with customer support for new and existing Haldex products.


  • To work in accordance with Haldex Health & Safety procedures.

  • Carry out the installation, maintenance and test of prototype and production systems at MIRA and, when required, at customer premises in the UK and abroad.

  • Installation, calibration and operation of Haldex instrumentation.

  • Drive commercial vehicles for the purposes of R&D, endurance testing and system monitoring.

  • Work as part of a team responsible for carrying out scheduled safety inspections, to a varied fleet of complex test vehicles with integrated electronic systems and performance monitoring computers.

Required skills & experience

  • A recognised engineering qualification, or relevant experience

    • Degree in automotive / mechanical Engineering

    • Fully Qualified LGV Technician.


  • Driving Licence

    • Full LGV - Essential

    • Clean licence - Desirable

    • Driver CPC - Desirable


  • Awareness of legislation in relation to the use of a LGV on public roads

    • Capable of carrying out:

      • Routine inspection of Trucks & Trailers in accordance with established company procedure and VOSA/Manufacturer requirements.


  • Commercial Vehicle workshop experience

    • Understanding of:

      • Brake System Fundamentals.

      • Brake System Diagnosis and Repair.

      • ABS & EBS (Anti-Lock Brakes/Electronic Braking Systems).

      • ASR (Traction Control Systems).

      • ESP (Stability Control)

      • Able to diagnose faults by inspecting/testing vehicle, and by the use of laptop diagnostic software, pressure gauges, rolling roads, multimeters etc.

      • Understanding/Awareness of Truck & Trailer Diagnostic Systems


  • Computer Literacy

    • A good understanding of Microsoft Office

    • An understanding of Vehicle based Data Logging systems


  • Fork Lift Truck Licence

    • Preferred but not considered to be essential

For further information, please contact:

Gary Rogers
Phone: +44 (0) 2476 400333


HR in the UK:

Marketa Machackova HR Manager Direct: +44 (0) 2476 400384 E-mail