Senior Electrical Test Engineer

Norton Motorcycles is an iconic, British motorcycle brand delivering exquisite riding experiences. For over 120 years, Norton Motorcycles has been celebrated worldwide for its unique place in motorcycle history. We are based in our new state-of-the-art facilities in Solihull, West Midlands, where we work in a tight-knit but ever-expanding team. Now under new ownership, Norton Motorcycles is proud to sit with the TVS Motor family.

Entering a new era, we are scaling globally and successful recruits will have the opportunity to be a part of that growth. The Norton company culture is built on respect, trust, and responsibility. We trust our employees to be fully capable of executing their role/s exceptionally and professionally, whilst valuing personal development, teaching and learning.

The Role

We are looking for a Senior Electrical Test Engineer to help us grow the product range and lift the quality of the motorcycle design to new highs.

As a member of the electrical engineering team, the Senior Electrical Test Engineer will be to create, maintain and ensure test procedures for all electrical items of the motorcycle are in place. Working with the wider team to capture requirements and identify areas for improvement.

Duties and Responsibilities

As a Senior Electrical Test Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Creating and maintaining a framework for what, when and how whole vehicle electrical tests need to be carried out.

  • Working with the relevant component / EDS / software engineers on the wider team to ensure any relevant procedures are created and kept up to date based on motorcycle specifications and industry best practice.

  • Owning and creating the whole vehicle level test procedures and ensuring these are incorporated into the generic vehicle test plan for use by the integration engineers, taking feedback on board from the wider team.

  • Working with the electrical technician and others to ensure testing is carried out consistently, accurately and safely.

  • Working with the wider teams to ensure any issues found during vehicle development are considered in updates to the test procedures.

  • Working with the integration engineers to ensure all testing is carried out successfully.

  • Creating component test specifications in conjunction with the component engineers.

  • Keeping up to date on any current and new legislation impacting motorcycle electrical testing.

Personal Specification

The candidate must have experience in the following:

  • Electric vehicles

  • Automotive / motorcycle electrical testing.

  • Hardware / software / environmental / EMC testing requirements.

  • Creating test procedures.

The candidate must have an Electrical Engineering qualification, or similar combined with relevant industry experience of no less than 5 years.

Benefits of working for Norton:

We offer desirable benefits for all employees of Norton, including;

  • 25 Days holiday (Small amount used for Christmas Holiday)

  • Pension Scheme

  • Life Insurance 

  • Flexible Working 

  • Casual Dress 

  • Parking on site


Applicants must have the Right To Work in the UK


Job Type: Full time

Salary package is dependent upon previous experience

It is essential that you send both your CV and a cover letter when applying for this role. Please also state where you heard about this vacancy within your application.

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