Test Technician

Polytec Personnel Ltd
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking a talented, motivated and hands-on Test Technician to join the growing Production and Engineering team of a company based in South Cambridgeshire. Previous experience of testing and validation of industrial control systems, graphical user interfaces, and image processing applications is will be a considerable advantage.


* Performing defined test procedures on in-house development rigs for the Product Improvement and New Product Development programmes.
* Generating test reports for senior engineers and managers to perform problem-solving analysis.
* Implementing improvements to current test-procedures and processes.
* Performing software regression and new-feature testing.
* Dry / Wet Testing of all sub-assemblies and finished printing machines for the Production department.
* Operating and debugging Print Machines during Factory Acceptance Test (FAT).
* On-Site Commissioning of Print Machines (with overseas travel as required).


* 5 GCSEs at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English, Science and/or Maths)
* HNC or HND in Engineering disciplines, with an active interest in product validation / testing.
* Any previous experience in testing and validating complex industrial machines or software solutions will be a bonus.
* Keen to learn new skills and explore new areas of product testing and validation
* Able to create concise and informative documentation for test reports.
* Able to grasp new features of products with minimal supervision.
* Keen on providing stringent testing to ensure products meet a high-level of quality control.
* Ability to perform test procedures repeatedly to a high-degree of focus.
* Strong attention to detail for finding faults and fixing issues.
* Able to communicate and interact with other engineers and production operators clearly and precisely to identify faults and relevant fixes for products.
* The role requires someone with initiative, good communication skills, and attention to detail, analytical and innovative thinking, and the ability to thrive under pressure.


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