Applied Engineering Scientist - Electrical

Role Description

Cpl are currently working with a world leading manufacturer to recruit an Applied Engineering Scientist

This is a new role and will involve requirements capture and FMEA for new designs of electromechanical products as well as creating verification tests and reports.


• Lead a team for electrical verification / characterisation

• Participate in requirements capture and creating specifications

• Participate in FMEA

• Create detailed test plans based on FMEA

• Perform root cause analysis

• Carry out complex experiments, analyse results and create meaningful reports


• Degree or PhD in Electrical engineering, Physics or equivalent

• Proven experience on developing experiments for electrical characterisation

• Proven experience on carrying out electrical tests, evaluating and reporting test results

• Knowledge in testing techniques

• Excellent problem solving skills

• Having rigorous approach towards accuracy and meaningfulness of tests being carried out

• Excellent communication skills in English

• A valid EU passport


• Experience in setting up complex electrical test systems

• Strong understanding on switching devices including vacuum interrupters, magnetic actuators and solid state devices

• Strong understanding of Low and Medium voltage distribution systems

• Experience using known problem solving techniques


• Be a conscientious individual who demonstrates attention to detail

• Demonstrate high levels of ownership and commitment

• Be a curious individual who will not leave any stone unturned while looking for answers

• Able to work as part of a team to deliver results under pressure and to strict deadlines.

• Ability to communicate effectively at all levels with clients and colleagues.

• Quality focused

For further details please contact Daithí on 028 71 867666 or 07881870185. Email :

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