Test Equipment Development Engineer

Test Equipment Development Engineer

Job Title: Test Equipment Development Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895681_1589989206
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 20, 2020 16:40

Job Description

My client, a world leader in the defence sector, requires a Test Equipment Development Engineer to join their skilled and dynamic Test Equipment Design Team, which specialises in all aspects of Test Equipment design, including specialisation on hardware, software and embedded real-time systems

Test Equipment Development Engineer

This role encompasses a broad spectrum of engineering disciplines and product technologies offering the right candidate challenges not only in their core discipline, but also scope for growth and career development across the business.

Vacancies exist in the technology domains of:
*RF Systems test, Mechanical actuation test, Analogue and Digital electronics test, Systems level test and Digital communications link test.

Vacancies exist in the skill domains of:
*Test solution architects, Test Equipment Hardware design, Test Equipment integration & validation and documentation & certification

The Test Equipment Development Engineer will design and develop leading-edge Test Equipment products from conception through to delivery and ongoing support. You will work with supportive project teams to develop effective total test solutions to meet delivery timescales and technical performance through the Unit Under Test product development, qualification and production life cycle and will work on the integration and proving of Test Equipment with the Unit Under Test.

To be considered for this role, you will be an experienced Engineer in the design, integration and validation of electronic/electromechanical equipment and systems.

You will have knowledge of test equipment, test needs and techniques in support of product life cycle development:
*Design Proving and performance testing during development
*Environmental and EMC testing during qualification etc.
*Product integrity testing in Series Manufacture
*Product Acceptance

In addition, the following would be beneficial:
*CE marking (LVD and EMC).
*Design for Test methodology
*Test data analytics and problem solving
*Concurrent Engineering
*Working in multi-functional teams

Test Equipment Development Engineer
Location - Hertfordshire
Salary - Up to £35k DOE plus excellent benefits

Key Skills: Test Equipment Design, Test Equipment Development, Test Systems, RF, Electronics, Mechanical, Analogue, Digital, Systems level Test, Hardware, Environmental, EMC.

PLEASE NOTE: 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 British Citizens (or British Citizens holding some dual nationalities). Applicants who meet these 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 role is a PERMANENT position.

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