Lab engineer
R&D
Full Time
Egypt
2021-04-29

Responsible for ensuring testing of key functionality and safety, compliance with technical standards (internal/external) and providing improvement proposals

  • Validate specifications and ensure testing as required on:
  1. Thermal safety for cooking products according to internal / external standards, including preparation of relevant documentation – where applicable
  2. Energy consumption
  3. Cooking performance
  4. Noise level – where applicable
  5. EMC – where applicable
  6. Environmental impact where applicable
  7. Components/product reliability/Lifetime
  8. Components performance
  9. Materials (e.g. surface cleanability )
  • Support Platform or technology teams & Product Care in relevant testing, validation
  • Provide improvement proposals to Platforms or Technology development
  • Participate in concept development
  • Ensure proper maintenance of testing equipment according to ISO9001
  • Ensures alignment on test methodologies with other organizations in Global R&D Food Preparation
  • Support the timely delivery of assigned R&D projects / new products in collaboration with Platform Leaders
  • Participate in Project Teams
  • Participate in FMEA’s (Failure Mode and Effects Analysis)
  • When necessary, support the introduction and ramp-up of new models designed by the R&D Department into production (whether directly or indirectly involved).

Additional Responsibilities where applicable

  • May supervise and mentor other engineers, technicians or interns as required on a project or task basis and is involved in knowledge transfer within the organization or to relevant staff
  • Create, maintain and control project schedules in relation to evaluation or prototype requirements
  • Works with internal or external consultants, suppliers and manufacturers to develop and manufacture electronic, electrical or mechanical components and assemblies for prototype evaluation or concept studies
  • Ensure alignment on test methodologies with external authority labs
  • Track national standard updating and new national standard creation, ensure to have the test capability according to the update/new standards, and suggest R & D Product Care team if the product design to be changed in compliance with the new/updated standards.

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Minimum Qualification

Who You Are :

  • B.Sc. In engineering
  • Familiar with product development processes                    
  • Proven experience in a testing and evaluation facility                              
  • Able to apply own detailed understanding of typical testing methodologies (DoE, statistical methodologies, CFD, Weibull analysis…) to the evaluation process                                 
  • Relevant experience working with electric / electronic systems available for laboratory purpose                                   
  • Practical problem solving skills with a strong sense of applied engineering both mechanical and electrical. This should include the ability to make mechanical and electrical modifications to test samples or appliances; fault finding
  • Understand of electrical wiring and circuit diagrams
  • Good computer literacy, esp. MS Office, MS Project and Lotus Notes
  • IQ & EMS deep knowledge

General Qualifications: 

  • Ability to work in a matrix organization, build strong and valid relationships with all the functions in a global organization
  • Ability to take initiative and be proactive, creative, open minded and adaptable in a fast changing environment               
  • Organizational and planning skills, ideally with some experience in project management                                        
  • High level of attention to detail                                     
  • Strong communication skills, especially in the English language, both written and oral. Skilled in technical writing               
  • Must work well as part of a team and individually in a global organizational setup                                         
  • Willingness to travel, valid driver’s license and passport

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'