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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Principal Production Test Engineer (m/f/d)

Country/Region:  GB

Birmingham, GB

Req ID 46814 Elec Op - College Road, United Kingdom


We are looking for a new colleague in the Production-Engineering and Technical Support team at our location in Birmingham, UK.

Your tasks: 

  • Breakdown and routine maintenance of electronic ATE systems including test fixtures throughout the ZFB facility (shift work required)
  • Update the maintenance control system with actions taken to complete tasks
  • Ensure suitable line access is available to complete routine fixture maintenance activities to plan
  • Ensure sufficient consumables are always readily available within ZFB
  • Monitor, control and improve test yields associated with fixture related issues


Your profile: 

  • Experience maintaining inline ATE systems in a serial production electronics manufacturing environment
  • Must hold a qualification in electronic engineering and have excellent electronic fault finding and diagnostic skills (VXI racks, PXI racks, ICT, standalone instruments and bespoke hardware)
  • Experience debugging in a software development environment to diagnose system faults and have a basic knowledge of programming languages such as C#, C, VB.Net (currently used IDEs include MS Visual Studio, CVI and Test Stand) 
  • Test result data analysis skills
  • An appreciation of mechanics, pneumatics and automation.

Grading: Depending on requirements and qualifications.



Be part of our ZF team as Principal Production Test Engineer (m/f/d) and apply now!


Barbara Wysokinska


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