Design Engineer for Test Equipment

Design Engineer for Test Equipment

Job Title: Design Engineer for Test Equipment
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 04/10/2020
Reference: 896295_1570204706
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 04, 2019 16:58

Job Description

Our client in the Hertfordshire area is looking for a Design Engineer for Test Equipment to join their team on a contract basis.

This opportunity is for a world-renowned company, working on cutting edge systems and technology with the potential for long term contracts.

The successful candidate will be experienced in the design, integration and validation of test solutions for electronic/ electromechanical equipment and systems.

Please note, you must hold current SC clearance for this position.

Key skills
*Knowledge of test needs and techniques in support of product lifecycle development
*Design proving and performance testing during development
*Perform environmental and EMC testing during qualification etc.
*Perform product integrity testing during the manufacture process
*Able to support product acceptance by the teams using the completed equipment

Key tasks / Responsibilities
*Perform design and development of Test Equipment - through product conception to delivery.
*Provide support on an ongoing basis to completed and deployed Test Equipment.
*Develop effective total test solutions - whilst working with challenging delivery timescales and at the limits of technical performance through the Unit Under Test product development, qualification and production lifecycle.
*Integration and proving of developed equipment with the Unit Under Test.

Desirable skills
*Troubleshooting / bug fixing of software systems
*Experience with CE marking (LVD and EMC)
*Design for test methodology
*Problem solving skills
*Excellent team working skills

Additional Information:
Location of work: Hertfordshire
Contract role
Duration: 12 months
SC Clearance is essential for this position

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

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 is a contract role.

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