Senior Engineer (Test Design)

Senior Engineer (Test Design)

Job Title: Senior Engineer (Test Design)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenford, Middlesex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895689_1552483639
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2019 13:27

Job Description

Senior Engineer (Test Design)
My client is looking for an experienced Test Design Engineer to based in either the Cambridgeshire or Middlesex areas. You would be asked to support the Test Design function within the company and also be responsible for achieving assigned engineering objectives to ensure high-quality and timely delivery to customers.
Key Responsibilities
-To effectively support the engineering manager as required, to support bids and projects
-To support and maintain all test equipment within the manufacturing organisation
-To competently resolve technical problems associated with assigned products
-Strive to continuously improve the processes and procedures for which they are responsible for
-To help ensure engineering activity is carried out in accordance with engineering procedures
-To support the preparation and updating of project plans for assigned projects
-Ensure adequate constructive challenge is presented in design reviews to identify and help mitigate any key issues
-Responsible for assisting project leaders to deliver, attending project review meetings as required
Essential Skills
-Good experience of test engineering and test equipment design in aerospace
-Conversant with appropriate standards and processes within area
-Conversant with test equipment design, analysis, and test techniques for complex electronic systems
-Sound analytical and problem-solving skills
-Able to suggest and applying practical and economic solutions to any problems encountered
-Able to communicate succinctly and accurately on most technical issues and schemes with internal and external customers and the team
-Proactively able to manage own work in order to achieve objectives
-Uses own initiative and makes timely decisions within the scope of the role and is financially aware of the consequences of decisions
Exposure and experience with most of the following is required:
-Test equipment design (automated and manual)
-Analogue & Digital interface circuit design
-Mechanical aspects of electronic design
-Electrical wiring
-ATE racks grounding
-ATE racks thermal management
-Power supplies specifications and operation
-EMI/Lightning filtering and signal protection techniques
-PXI/PCI test equipment technology
-Instrument control methods (GPIB, RS232, USB, Ethernet)
-Software development (C, LabView, TestStand, HTBasic, CVI)
-Embedded software development
-Position - Senior Engineer (Test Design) - Permanent
-Location - Cambridgeshire/Middlesex
-Salary - Negotiable DOE
Key Words - Test, Design, Analogue, Digital, ATE, Automated Test Equipment, Electronics, Power, Lab View, TestStand, Software, Embedded, Development, Manual
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 Permanent Position

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