Cyber Test Engineer (Verification and Validation)

Cyber Test Engineer (Verification and Validation)

Job Title: Cyber Test Engineer (Verification and Validation)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17001_1620205866
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 05, 2021 10:11

Job Description

Your experience of verification and validation testing, and knowledge of Cryptographic or Secure Communications Systems will help you to make an instant impact with my client; A leading aerospace and defence company based in Newport. As a Cyber test Engineer you will be responsible for designing and implementing test cases to demonstrate suitability of complex products and/or systems for the Cyber Security marketplace.

About the job

The successful candidate will be working as a Cyber Test Engineer (Verification & Validation) responsible for executing allocated Test Environment Work Packages within the agreed cost, time and quality constraints. You will be employed in a multi-disciplined project team, working closely with Software and Hardware teams in an open office environment.
The Verification and Validation Test Engineer is responsible for specifying, performing and documenting Verification and Validation tests for allocated elements of the product development test strategy, by:
*Performing in-house and/or external testing for complex Cryptographic and or Key Management Systems.
*Documenting the tests and test results for allocated area of responsibility
*Verification and Validation specifications, procedures, schedules and reports are produced, demonstrating appropriate test coverage.
*Appropriate tools and techniques are used to integrate, qualify, verify, validate and accept equipment to company standards and to customer specifications.

Essential Experience:
*Must have experience of formal Verification and Validation of complex electronic equipment and/or supporting software applications
*Familiar with test and integration methods for software and hardware product development
*Able to carry out Verification and Validation tasks of up to three months duration with only limited supervision

Essential Skills:
*TCP/IP network configuration and test
*Cryptographic Key Management and Distribution Systems
*Secure Communications Systems
*Secure Cryptographic Communications Network Devices

Desirable Skills
*Experience and working knowledge of some or all of the following:
*Automated Test Experience
*Integration/test of database systems (e.g. Oracle/SQL)
*Test script/software development (Windows and Unix environments)
*Black box software testing
*EMC, Safety, Environmental, TEMPEST qualification testing
*ISTQB Software Test qualified to at least Foundation Certificate standard
*CCNA standard experience and working knowledge of network configuration and operation


oCyber Test Engineer (Verification & Validation)
oCompetitive salary


Test, V&V, Verification, Validation, Software, Hardware, Cyber, Cryptography, Cryptographic, Electronic, TCP/IP, Secure comms, Secure communication.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.