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Test & Support Engineer

Test & Support Engineer

Job Title: Test & Support Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894282_1515686416
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email: marc@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: January 11, 2018 16:00

Job Description

Test & Support Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced Test & Support Engineer to join this international company leading the way in the Defence, Aerospace, Land, Maritime and Nuclear sectors. If you are looking for a new challenge with great opportunities, then this is the role for you.
The role is to define and implement the product and production test strategy and manage customer support queries and returns.
Key Responsibilities
-Implementing manufacturing strategies and action plans, as directed, to ensure that the engineering test performance supports the business strategic objectives.
-Test all production products including providing system engineering support.
-Define and capture bespoke product/system requirements and develop system level designs.
-Provide customer support and be responsible for the RMA process.
-Produce product test plans and factory acceptance test plans.
-Sales support through customer liaison, demonstrations and system design inputs.
-Engineering support to include regression testing of new products, environmental testing, EMC testing and inputs into the design cycle where appropriate.
Skills & Experience
-Communication System Design
-Extensive experience of testing high frequency communication systems and circuits to 40GHz.
-Board and module level testing to include:
-High Power Amplifiers
-Frequency Converters
-Digital and analogue baseband circuits
-Be able to use a wide range of test equipment such as, Spectrum Analysers, Vector Network Analysers, Signal Generators, Oscilloscopes, Logic Analysers and Power Meters.
-Be able to fault find at a system level down to circuit board level.
-Project management experience
-BEng/BSc in Electronic Engineering preferred
-HNC/HND in Electronic Engineering will be considered with considerable practical experience

-Position - Test & Support Engineer
-Location - Hertfordshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Electronic, RF Test Equipment, System Design, EMC, Digital, Analogue, Product Production, Project Management
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

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