Laboratory Engineer (Performance)
R&D
Full Time
Cerreto D'Esi, Italy
2020-02-17

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Laboratory Engineer (Performance) – Cerreto D’Esi, Italy. 

Shaping living for the better starts here. Our R&D teams work around the world and at the heart of Electrolux to live and breathe our purpose. With transformation our driving force, the opportunities for change are unlimited. Just like your potential.

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK 

We are looking for a bright, creative mind who would drive the development of our products in compliance with internal standards. The person will provide a key support to the R&D team for  the development  of new appliance verifying energy consumption, components reliability and compliant of the systems.

YOU WILL:

· Create / elaborate test plan to obtain product performance
· Coordinate / create test plan to accomplish performance test on appliance and subsystem
· Pursuit the performance over the time of appliances with particular focus to customers satisfaction
· Elaborate, evaluate and present performance and energy consumption test results
· Align performance testing to standard home usage of products
· Create / modify performance test method specification
· Propose design change avoid over-engineering: design for higher performance
Additional responsibilities:
· Provide improvement proposals to platforms or technology development
· Participate in concept development
· To 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 team if the product design to be changed in compliance with the new/updated standards


YOU
· Relationship builder. You are able to work in a matrix organization, building strong and valid relationships with all the functions in the organization
· Independent. You can take responsibility and get things done
· Creative. You challenge the existing status quo
· Team player. You enjoy working with smart people from whom you can learn
· Open minded. Do not only adjust but also bring on new, fresh ideas
· Proactive. You can take initiative and navigate in a matrix organization
· Attitude to continuous improvement in all the job areas. You always look for the better ways to do things


EDUACTION AND EXPERIENCE

· Bachelor/Master degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar with min 2 years of experience
· Experience in Product Development in home appliances or similar business areas.
· Proven experience in a testing and evaluation facility
· Experience in a international organization / company is appreciated
· Knowledge of authority approval: EN, IEC standards and environmental rules
· 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
· Ability to apply own detailed understanding of typical testing methodologies (DoE, statistical methodologies, CFD, Weibull analysis…) to the evaluation process.
· Knowledge of SixSIGMA tools and methodologies (Design of experiments, Measuring System Analysis)
· Good statistical knowledge and able to elaborate and analyze data
. Good computer literacy, esp. MS Office, MS Project.
. Languages: English and Italian – fluent level











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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'