Test Team Manager

Test Team Manager

Job Title: Test Team Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shipley, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897190_1613056727
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2021 15:18

Job Description

Test Team Manager
My client who are leaders in the Defence & Space industry are looking for an experienced Test Team Manager at their site in West Yorkshire. They have evolved from a company that was primarily focused on aerospace and defence, to one that serves multiple markets that require advanced technology and high reliability.
-Managing a team of Test Technicians and Test Team Leads that will be working across different shift patterns
-Reporting up to Programme Lead, Site Director and Senior Production Manager with progress reports, issues, equipment needs etc
-Managing the RF, Analogue and Digital alignment, test, verification and final acceptance test of products to pre-determined specifications.
-Leading the Fault-finding, analysis and diagnosis of non-working electronic devices down to component level and the reporting of root cause and failure mode following Teledyne company procedures.
-Completion and collation of Production Inspection Records, Acceptance Test Reports, Non-conformance reports, rework records, Bills of Materials, log books and other production documentation.
-Adherence to formal reporting procedures to facilitate the communication of progress to all members of the operation team.
-Environmental screening of electronics products to meet with specified conditions (e.g temperature tests, vibration tests and temperature cycling)
Key Skill & Experience
-Reporting of Daily WiP updates
-Ensuring test site capacity is kept to a maximum by monitoring individual unit status.
-Communicating with Operations Management Team and other service or supply departments
-Managing and presenting local area Key Performance Indicator information
-Organising the weekly work of the production operatives in the area to ensure targets are achieved
-Act as a Kaizen channel to ensure accurate information and correct priorities are captured for all improvements and suggestions
-Identify and specify requirements for training within the team
-Knowledge of Test Engineering within an Automated Test environment on Electronics products
-Position - Test Team Manager - Permanent
-Location - West Yorkshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Test, Electronics, Manager, Management, Defence, Space, Environmental, RF, Analogue, Digital, Fault
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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