Senior Electronics Design Engineer

Senior Electronics Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Electronics Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hastings, East Sussex
Salary: £37500 - £44000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895701_1552929689
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 18, 2019 17:21

Job Description

Senior Electronics Test Engineer
My client is looking for a Senior Electronics Test Engineer to join my clients team based in East Sussex. They are a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems, delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide.
-To work with a 'Programme Development 'team during development of new products to ensure that adequate test related features (Design for Test), economical test strategy and support tooling is provided.
-To develop and produce new procedures and strategies for testing and fault diagnosis so ensuring that both development and current production equipment is being tested and diagnosed in an efficient and economical manner.
-To gain an understanding of the principle of operation of the system/aircraft architecture within which specific products operate. This will assist in testing and fault diagnosis of development and production prime equipment to component level.
-To be capable of mentoring/supervising the activities of a team of test engineers.
-To prioritise own work and that of allocated test engineers to achieve agreed programme schedules and produce associated reports and metrics.
-Provide technical training and technical/diagnostic expertise to other departmental members
-To provide analytical technical support to other test team members.
-To assist test development team with both Circuit Card Assembly and Line Replaceable Unit test
Skills & Experience Required
-HND/Degree level education with an advanced level of related experience, or equivalent.
-An excellent understanding of electronic hardware and test development software.
-Excellent Technical ability with a good knowledge of micro-processors, Complex programmable logic devices (CPLDs) etc.
-Knowledge of LabView/TestStand would be a definite advantage
-An understanding of boundary scan test techniques
-In-depth knowledge of both analogue and digital circuitry
-Capable of supervising a team of test engineers.
-An understanding of 'Lean Principles'
-To be able to work within a 5S environment
-Position - Senior Electronics Test Engineer - Permanent
-Location - East Sussex
-Salary £37500 - £44000 DOE
Key Words - Electronics, Test, Analogue, Digital, LabView, TestStand, Lean, 5S, Micro-Processors, PLC, Programmable Logic Devices, CPLD
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
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This is a Permanent Position

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