Environmental Test Engineer

1 day left

Recruiter
Cubiq Recruitment
Location
Stevenage
Salary
£30000 - £45000/annum Benefits
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Environmental Test Engineer- Defence Sector-High Tech

Environmental Test Engineer

Location- Stevenage

£30,000-£45,000

Permanent Role

Our client is a successful international organisation who specialise in design and manufacturing advanced electronics in the defence sector. The products designed and produced are for the use in air, sea and land. Due to continuous growth they are currently expanding and seeking for an experienced Test Engineer to join a multi-disciplined dynamic and dedicated team.

You need to have the ability to develop, test and qualify a wide range of products for defence systems and provide technical expertise in all stages of the product lifecycle.

Your key responsibilities include the following:

* On going liaison with the Project team, including input to the planning of test campaigns
* Configuring and running tests using vibration, shock and climatic test facilities.
* Definition and adaptation of control strategies
* Applying technical knowledge in a range of Environmental test techniques in compliance with DEF STAN 00-35, Mil Std 810F and other relevant standards.
* An ability to investigate product behaviour and modify tests accordingly, and to review failures related to environmental inputs and recommend solutions.
* Expertise in the instrumentation and measurement of products exposed to field trials, and the subsequent data analysis required to produce specification requirements.
* Writing test and assessment reports in support of Environmental testing
* An ability to contribute to the development and commissioning of new test facilities

Reports to: Senior Principal Environmental Engineer

Requirements

* HNC/HND qualified or equivalent
* Experience of mechanical (vibration and shock) and climatic testing, including derivation of control strategies, function of climatic chambers and equipment, vibration test controllers and data acquisition systems.
* Good working knowledge of instrumentation types
* Working experience of Environmental Engineering and simulation tools, ideally within the Defence Sector
* Relevant experience of Environmental defence standards
* A strong ability to identify the correct technical solution and drive this though with the Customer.
* Knowledge of advanced techniques such as Fatigue Damage Spectrum (FDS) and Maximum Response Spectrum (MRS) analysis would be beneficial

What you would get ?

Competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, employee funded voluntary private healthcare, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities.

How to APPLY:-

If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please submit your CV via the link provided and I will contact you shortly for a confidential discussion.

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Our teams of specialist recruiters operate across the following engineering and commercial disciplines; mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, controls & instrumentation, embedded software & electronics, quality & manufacturing, product design and project, programme & operations management