Technician/Engineer - Test Support

Converso Project Solutions
From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Excellent Shift Bonus and Benefits
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are delighted to be supporting our client on a recruitment project for their customer site in Derby.

With an immediate start available!

We are looking for a Test Support Technician /Engineer

to work in a client facing environment. Excellent communication, attention to detail and customer service skills are essential to this position. General Responsibilities for the role are:-

•Handle the day-to-day requirements of the customer with respect to the supplied system, track ongoing problems and provide feedback to the customer and design authorities

•Perform system troubleshooting for software at the application level and hardware to assembly level

•Perform required system hardware maintenance; and perform system calibration

•Coordinate/Manage sub-contractors for the provision of third party services

•Ensure traceability of the hardware inventory and hardware configuration control

•Provide feedback to the hardware and software design departments regarding features of current and proposed systems

•Continually monitor the support process and suggest / implement improvements wherever possible

•Maintain and manage critical spares for all system hardware

•Comply with company procedures and HSE practices

•Suggest preventative actions, create workarounds and provide solutions to system problems

Desired Education and Qualifications

•University degree in Engineering or equivalent hands-on experience

•Strong knowledge of: instrumentation and measurement systems, measurement principles (pressure, temperature, flow, vibration measurement, analog and digital I/O), communication protocols & interfaces, (TCP/IP, RS232, RS485, etc.)

•Practical wiring skills

•Experience of Engine Test and Data Acquisition Systems will be considered an asset

•Advanced MS Excel user

•Strong interpersonal, verbal communication and documentation skills required

Applications are invited from candidates who have a right to work in the UK, can provide 5 years of employment history and provide evidence of qualifications relied upon for this role.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a global leader in Gas Turbine Engine Solutions.

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