System Integration & Test Engineer

System Integration & Test Engineer

Job Title: System Integration & Test Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Caerphilly, Wales
Salary: Up to £390 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895992_1561126200
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2019 15:10

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of integration and test will play a crucial part in working with engineering teams to carry out all of the aspects of integration and test of the Electronic Architecture (EA) of military land systems, including responsibility for specific product de-risking, as well as testing the EA system as a whole. You will be working as a System Integration and Test Engineer for a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems.

Read on for specifics on the job. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the Job:

The client requires a System Integration & Test Engineer help with the creation of suitable tests and the execution of tests, recording any observed issues. You will assist in the resolution of issues and conduct regression testing to verify solutions. You will assist in control of the System-Under-Test configurations and the test environments and familiarise yourself and use the test tools used within the Integration laboratory. The job involves;
*Identify write and execute high quality Integration-checks, Test Methods and Scripts to de-risk EA products and to test the overall EA system.
*Execute Integration-Checks and Test Scripts, using the tools available within the department.
*Analyse test results and raise high quality, detailed observation reports as necessary (following the Business Process Library guideline) and ensure that defects assigned to you, are progressed in a timely manner.
*Ensure that the change-control techniques that are used within the department are followed, to effectively manage both the configuration and change of both products and systems (under-test).
*Familiarise yourself with the associated test tools used within the laboratory.
*Manage SI&T data artefacts within the HP Quality Centre and DOORS tools.
*Provide weekly information and metrics for any EA products you are assigned for specific testing

About You:
To be the right fit for this System Integration & Test Engineer job, you will ideally need a relevant or associated degree to the role such as Electrical or Electronic engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or appropriate work experience. You will also need a broad competence and experience in Systems Integration and Test (IT / Consumer Electronics / Communications / Messaging protocols / Defence Industry) of software, firmware and hardware, and have experience or knowledge of the following;
*Good Analytical and Problem solving skills - Ability to work in a logical, structured manner across a complex system.
*Working knowledge of HPQC and DOORS tools, as well as diagnostic tools, for problem investigation.
*Demonstrable technical understanding of IP, MilCAN, Ethernet, Serial, DDS and Power technologies.
*Willing to travel within the UK and potentially, overseas.
*Engineering experience of integration & test in a software and hardware system development environment
System Integration & Test Engineer
South Wales
37.5 hours a week
£375 - £390 per day
Contract role
6 months

Keywords: Systems engineer, Integration, Test, Testing, Electronic architecture, Requirements, Test scripts, DOORS, HP Quality centre, IP, MilCAN, Ethernet, Serial, DDS and Power technologies.

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 position.

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