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Senior Manufacturing Test Engineer in Livingston, West Lothian



Livingston, West Lothian


£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 4 day week



Senior Manufacturing Test Engineer
Permanent Position

*** Due to the nature of the role & the industry you would be working in, you will need to be able to achieve UK SC clearance ***

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Manufacturing Test Engineer to join our dynamic team. You will play a pivotal role in enhancing technical customer stewardship and driving continuous improvement in quality and efficiency within our Unit Build & CCA manufacturing area.

Day to Day Duties will be -
*Life cycle ownership for test costs and efficiency
*Continually improve existing test solutions through yield analysis, test time reduction, faster diagnostic process etc.
*Drive through corrective actions to improve efficiencies & product quality
*Specify top-level test requirements for new products and introduce them into production efficiently
*Support production in a high level of diagnostics
*Technical advancement/mentorship of diagnostic technicians & engineers.
*Enhance customer stewardship, by providing effective solutions to problems and future demands
*Provide input to design authorities for successful DFM/DFT implementation
*Provide input to the business capture team for bid and proposal purposes
*Active team member

Key Skills we are looking for -
*Minimum of HND/Degree in electronics-related subject, preferably in Electronic Engineering
*Significant experience in a functional test engineering role either within a military or high-reliability manufacturing facility
*Strong knowledge of electronics over a wide range of technologies
*Analytical engineer who can process data efficiently to provide solutions to problems and communicate the outcomes at all levels
*Good team player who is willing to take ownership of problems and participate fully in team activities.
* High-level diagnostic experience over a wide range of technologies
*Can demonstrate contribution to specific improvements in test efficiencies
*Confident, self-starter who is willing to encourage improvement & challenge the status quo
*Proven technical presentation skills
*Ability to communicate at all levels across a range of disciplines
*Has specified top-level production requirements for NPI
*Specification and communication of DFM / DFT principles
*Experience of various test platforms / operating systems
*Has an understanding of ESS
* Understand the principles of 6 Sigma and Lean Manufacturing
*Knowledge and experience of SAP and Shopfloor data collection system


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Job reference 121411_1707135190
Date posted 05 February 2024

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