Mechanical Test Engineer


Direct Entry Job Permanent Noordwijk, The Netherlands

Uploaded 4 Mar 2019

Job Description

To perform the companies’ tasks in the field of mechanical testing (operation, maintenance and repair of mechanical test facilities), ETS is seeking for a Test Engineer.

  • Preparation of mechanical test set-up including instrumentation
  • Operation of vibration control systems and execution of vibration tests
  • Preparation and execution of acoustic tests and mass property measurements
  • Supporting of facility modifications and upgrades
  • Performance of corrective and preventive maintenance / repair of electromagnetic and hydraulic shaker systems as well as acoustic test facilities
  • Compilation of test and maintenance reports
  • Cooperating with international customers in the frame of complex space programs and industrial projects

Person Specification

  • Bachelor-/Master degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent
  • Coursework / training in structural analysis
  • Experience with Matlab preferred
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office tools
  • Good knowledge of English language, knowledge of French, German and/or Dutch would be an advantage
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in an international environment
  • Good communications skills and team spirit
  • Proactive attitude to solve problems with a critical mind
  • Ability to work in shift