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EPSL (Electrical Power System Lab) Team Lead

  • Location: Weßling
  • Salary: £40 - £80 per hour + Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 17 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emily Stapley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 27 December 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH77772_1636976829

Would you like to join a global aerospace organisation and work with cutting edge technology where you will play a key role in bringing innovative electric aircraft to life?

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a EPSL (Electrical Power System Lab) Team Lead to add to their talented, hardworking team on an initial 9 month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role is based near Munich and the hourly rate is negotiable.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you will not find anywhere else.

The Role

As an EPSL (Electrical Power System Lab) Team Lead, you will be responsible for:

  • Plan and design ESPL based on the needs of Company IPTs, and manage requirements for EPSL suppliers
  • Develop EPSL's IVV mission based on testing requirements from Company IPTs
  • Perform HVDC P-HIL (power-hardware-in-the-loop) testing on a variety of units under test (UUTs), including lithium ion batteries, battery chargers, electric engines, power converters and switches, and avionics computers
  • Develop and modify the lab's design as its mission evolves
  • Align with the Test Department on testing priorities, implementation of test requests, and arrival and installation of UUTs

In addition, you will also manage the EPSL Engineers for complex aircraft, system & component testing activities as a Team Lead and collaborative work with design engineering and testing teams for development of test schedules and procedures


To succeed within the role of EPSL Team Lead, you will have experience in a similar role and have the following skills:

  • 5+ years leading teams in integration and testing for power electronics hardware
  • 5-10 years hands-on testing experience in HIL is required, experience in aerospace, powertrain, mechatronics, batteries, system integration, or power electronics, or similar technological area is highly appreciated
  • Experience in test rig instrumentation, test execution, and data processing required

In addition, experience and familiarity with HIL test systems like National Instruments Labview, Matlab Simulink, Speedgoat, Vector CANalyzer, or similar software and familiarity with development and testing standards for aerospace (ARP4754A, DO-254, DO-178, DO-160, MIL-STD-704) and lithium ion batteries (DO-311) preferred.


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Be appreciated and valued
  • Increase earning potential
  • Improve work-life balance
  • Learn new skills
  • Gain opportunity to influence
  • Clear goals & direction


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you!

PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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