Senior Test Development Engineer

Senior Test Development Engineer

Job Title: Senior Test Development Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895718_1553523560
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 25, 2019 14:19

Job Description

Senior Test Development Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced Test Development Engineer to join their team. They are going through rapid expansion due to recent contract wins are looking to grow their team. They operate in the Aerospace, Avionics, Defence, Maritime, and Land sectors.
-RF tests for amplifier performance for W-CDMA and LTE as per radio standards for mobile communication. (E.g. ETSI, CSA, RED).
-RF test for filters and passive components PIM, S-Parameters, Isolation, etc.
-Power supply and Power distribution
-Communication protocols for products SPI, RS232, RS485, UART, Ethernet (IP), USB.
-Specify, design and build test equipment from requirements to secure robust production test complying with health and safety and radio directives.
-RF path using RF components and instruments
-Communication (data exchange with DUT, parameter setup in DUT)
-Mains voltage applications
-Documentation of design and user instructions
-Service and maintenance plans
-Design jigs and fixtures to support the DUT during the test cycle.
-Embedded software on one board computers
-Program test procedures as per specifications for test automation
-Adding and changing functionality to the Test executive software written in C#
-Add and modify SW drivers for the instruments SCPI commands over mainly GPIB
-Write embedded SQL for transfer of data to backend databases.
Skills & Qualifications
-Degree in electronics design or equivalent experience and knowledge
-5-10 years of experience of RF test equipment design.
-Experience of RF applications and digital circuits (microprocessors e.g. PIC, one board computers)
-Experience of RF test instruments and auxiliary equipment
-Experience of operating systems Windows, Linux
-Programming skills, C#, C++, python, SQL. Preferred but not essential LabVIEW, Java,
-Experience of protocol and bus standards. RS232, RS485, SPI, UART, Ethernet (LAN IP)
-Experience of databases My SQL, MS SQL Server etc.
-Experience of SVN Subversion repositories and file replication.
-Knowledge of TFTP servers
-Performance verification of test systems (SW component testing, Measurement system analysis, Gauge R&R, etc.)
-Statistical tools for verification of production variations (Six sigma approach preferred)
-Position - Senior Test Development Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Buckinghamshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Test, Development, RF, Radio Frequency, Design, Electronics, Radio, Power, Supply, Distribution, Equipment, Aerospace, Avionics, Defence, Maritime, Land
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.

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