Test & Certification Team Lead

We are looking for a Test & Certification Team Lead to join our award winning team to work on the development of our technology consumer products.


Reporting to the Programme Manager, you will develop and lead the test and certification capability within the business, with key responsibilities including:

  • Technical leadership, mentoring and day to day management of the test and certification team

  • Ownership of test planning and execution across all products

  • Ownership of certification, including planning and collation of evidence, across all products

  • Work closely with the design teams to ensure applicable standards are being adhered to

  • Responsible for providing testing and certification subject matter expertise to both the wider development and production teams

  • Working to, developing and implementing processes in line with best practice and our quality management system, with a particular focus on the development of testing processes and results capture and retention

  • Performing other reasonable tasks in line with business requirements

Essential Skills:

  • Degree-qualified in Engineering discipline, with 5+ years related experience preferably leading a team

  • Experience in the following technical areas:

    • Power electronics

    • Product / sub assembly testing and certification

    • CE marking

    • IEC 61851

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment with limited supervision

  • Thorough understanding of the lifecycle, through life costs, configuration control, safety and environmental aspects of product development

  • Demonstrable experience of managing testing and certification of power electronics products

  • A proven track record of delivering technical solutions within challenging timescales

  • Ability to act as a mentor to the wider engineering team, advocating good test method and rigour

  • Champion safe working practices within the design process and the workplace

  • Knowledge of operating within an ISO 9001 quality system

Desirable Skills:

  • Understanding of CHAdeMO and CCS standards

  • A desire to be challenged and to contribute to the success of the business

Please get in touch to find out more or email your CV to recruitment@indra.co.uk