Data Engineer

Requisition ID:  24409
Job Location(s): 

Edinburgh, GB

Job Description

Danfoss Power Solutions are proud to be at the forefront of driving a global transformation in digital and electric solutions that increase productivity and energy efficiency.  We are truly passionate about investment, and innovation, as we continue to support our customers' journey towards a greener and lower-carbon future.  We are now recruiting for a Data Engineer to join our team and take responsibility of data handling and analysis of test rigs’ measurements and, more urgently, of the production End-of-Line (EoL) testing.

 

This role will be based from our site in Loanhead, Edinburgh (EH20 9TB).

Job Responsibilities

As our new Data Engineer, your key tasks and responsibilities will be the following:

 

  • Develop, test, and maintain the architecture set in place for data gathering
  • Develop, test, and maintain the uploading of the data to the SQL database 
  • Conduct statistical analysis of test data to improve pass/fail criteria, improve test coverage and ensure consistent output for our Digital Displacement Pump customers 
  • Conduct data analysis for mid-life inspection
  • Improve on data reporting
  • Extend database to new product designs
  • Extend database to other company needs

 

Additional area of responsibility, if the chosen candidate has experience and interest, will be to develop comprehensive test rig specification documentation in order develop longer-term / higher-throughput production test rig designs, and to manage the complete design, sourcing, build, installation, and commission process.  

Background & Skills

For you to be successful in this position, you are well-versed in the domain of database architectures, data gathering, validation and formatting, as well as data analysis. You hold an appropriate STEM degree combined with couple of years of relevant experience. While also, although less importantly, showing some interests in control theory and automation. Furthermore, key skills and attributes will be the following:

 

  • Strong coding skills: Experience in MATLAB and/or Python, basic knowledge in C#, PowerShell, VBA would be a plus
  • Experience with databases: Maintain and develop an SQL database.
  • Strong analytical mind: Carry out statistical analysis of EoL test data. Fine tune test protocols to capture specific potential failures.
  • Version control: Familiar with SVN/Git
  • Data acquisition: Experience with data acquisition systems (DEWEsoft, NI/LabVIEW, PLC, …). Some knowledge of CAN communication (J1939, CAN Open, …)
  • Instrumentation: Some experience with sensors (pressure, torque, temperature, …), good understanding of measurement accuracy and calibration processes
  • Control Theory: Experience tuning PID control loops and familiar with basics of control theory
     

 

On a more personal level, you have hands on attitude, and you are organised in your work. You can work independently but still understand and appreciate the close collaboration with a team. Your communication skills are good, and you feel comfortable on presenting findings and improvements to the team and other internal stakeholders.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.