Laboratory Functionality Engineer
R&D
Full Time
Porcia, Italy
2018-04-20

As a Laboratory Functionality Engineer for the Tumble Dryer Application Laboratory you will take part in the development of new tumble dryer products at global level for the R&D department. 

A typical day at work 

You approach your responsibilities proactively and innovatively, with practical sense and operative attitude, you aim to define the drying cycles through performance testing at product level. As an independent professional you are in charge of implementation and optimization of drying cycles, supporting the development of new projects and ensuring the achievement of technical targets and compliance with appropriate standards. You use statistics to draw conclusions and work on required documentation.

Your focus will be to: 
• Understand standards and customize testing procedures, timelines and deliverables related to assigned activities
• Assembly and verify prototypes of components, systems or appliances for lab testing.
• Understand product technical specifications; support the introduction of new technologies in cooperation with the relevant departments
• Test plan definition according to target component/system and expected results. Definition of novel test practices upon need
• Test execution on new components on dedicated test benches or on the application during all development stages, including setting up and testing preparation
• Test report preparation and release

You:
• Team player. In this role cross-functional collaboration is everything, so you should like to work in groups as well as on your own. 
• Proactive. You’re not just solving the tasks you are given, you always think ahead.
• Good listener and communicator. You will become the spider in the web and work with other Electrolux departments on a daily basis – therefore these attributes are keys for making projects run smoothly.
• Flexible. Your environment is dynamically changing.

Education & experience:
• Higher degree in Electrical/Electronic/Automation/Engineering area
• Min. 3-5 years of experience as R&D lab engineer
• Background in laboratory testing design and execution with at least basic knowledge for statistical approach on testing methodologies
• Good knowledge of software programming and MatLab
• Understanding of basics of Prototype Building
• Good knowledge of controls algorithms and signals treatment
• Strong data analysis skills 
• Willingness to travel as it is a global role

Languages 
• English is mandatory for this role
• Italian at the intermediate level.

Please kindly submit your CV in English