Test Development Engineer
Test Development Engineer My client is looking for an experienced Test Development Engineer to join their team. They are a provider of high integrity control products for aerospace, military vehicle and soldier applications. They are a specialist business located across the world, that design, manufacture, supply and support electronic and electromechanical systems, sub-systems and products for defence, security, cyber, transport, energy and aerospace applications. The Role To develop new ATE/Test solutions and support updates to current in-service equipment, update PTS documents, maintain and add improvements to test facilities, such that it achieves its delivery and quality targets within budget. Focusing on departmental process improvements, lean manufacturing techniques and ensuring that strict Health and Safety processes are followed at all times. Responsibilities -Take overall responsibility for addressing all test related safety issues. -Develop test strategy for overall project by identifying suitably testable assemblies. -Represent Test & Acceptance in PDR, CDR, TRR, PRR, and customer meetings. -Take ownership for DFT issues, influence electronic and mechanical designs to ensure an effective test philosophy is achieved. -Design and Develop test facilities, Simulators, Stimulators and Test interface to support production, integration and qualification -Author supporting documentation (PTS, Software Index, Calibration Procedure etc.). -Develop automated test software including supporting documentation. Test S\W may include NI LabVIEW, NI LabWindows, C++, HP\HT Basic etc. Qualifications & Experience -Experience in an engineering development environment. -Proven track record in the development / management / provision of Test Facilities -PC literate: General use of PC packages for producing Specifications, Procedures, Estimates, Result Analysis, Reports, Circuit diagrams and Basic engineering drawings -Experience in programming using NI LabVIEW, (NI CVI, Visual basic, HP Basic for Windows a plus) -Intimate with Instrumentation control via PC: IEEE, 488/GPIB, use of PC mounted I/O and acquisition cards -Working knowledge of Digital, signal processing and RF test techniques. To enable effective understanding interpretation, and implementation of test requirements and to enable effective liaison with the design team on technical issues Overview -Position - Test Development Engineer - Permanent -Location - Middlesex -Salary - Negotiable depending on experience Key Words - Electronic, Test, Development, ATE, Digital, Signal Processing, RF, Radio Frequency, Labview, Design 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. Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.