Senior Test Engineer

Senior Test Engineer

Job Title: Senior Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimborne, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895848_1557414993
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 09, 2019 16:16

Job Description

As a Senior Test Engineer, you can make an immediate impact on current programmes of work as part of the team of Test & Qualification engineers within our Weapons Carriage & Release business unit. Your experience in test and development, would prove a valuable asset to my corporate client in the Aerospace industry.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside leading thinkers in the industry at a company renowned for cutting edge technologies and innovative solutions. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

Below are some further details on the role. If you are interested please apply.

About the job:

The Senior Test Engineer will be expected to follow current departmental process and will be encouraged to participate in the further development of these processes. The job will involve;
*Support the Test Supervisor in leading a small team of development and test engineers.
*Assessing and managing team resource requirements, co-ordinating CV reviews and interviews.
*Weekly management of team task allocations, providing regular status reports to Senior Management.
*Review and approval of technical documentation produced by team.
*Customer and supplier facing responsibilities to discuss and agree qualification strategies and activities.
*Compilation of test procedures, reports, analysis and interpretation of test data.
*Creation of verification matrices at equipment, sub-system or system levels to demonstrate compliance to customer requirements.
*Planning, arranging and attending test activities including the control of hardware, support equipment, transportation, resource, test cost and schedules.

About you:

As a Senior Test Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*Relevant degree or a recognised engineering apprenticeship and HNC/HND or equivalent experience.
*Proven experience with proven career development towards a senior role.
*Proven experience in defining qualification plans and reviewing/approving technical documents.
*Experience of development engineering activities and engineering life cycle management.
*Experience defining and commissioning test setups and performing environmental and functional testing at component and system levels.
*Knowledge of environmental standards (RTCA DO160, MIL-STD-810 etc.).

Senior Test Engineer
Salary negotiable

Keywords: Test Engineer, Aerospace, Requirements, DOORS, Test, Qualification, Project Management, Systems Design, Verification.

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.

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.

This is a permanent position.

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