Electrical Test Engineer

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Electrical Test Engineer

A leading Defence and Aerospace company is looking for a new Electrical Test Engineer to join its team in Stevenage on a contract basis.

Job Description

Job Summary

Performing electrical and test software preparation, integration, subsystem and system tests within a manual and automated test environment on bespoke non-flight and flight spacecraft hardware and software.

The candidate will join a team of 6 engineers working. This is a multi-disciplinary role writing test scripts, preparing and test products and operating.

NB: Shift work may be required.

The candidate will be required to travel to other UK and International sites.

Skills/ Experience and Qualifications


* Familiar with use of various test equipment, DMM, oscilloscope, signal generator, logic analyser, data bus monitors etc.
* Experience of writing software scripts for execution of the test and control of the test environment
* Theoretical and practical knowledge electronic testing within an automated test environment with competent software skills
* Experience in a bespoke test an manufacturing environment within electrical/ electronic industries
* Experience e of Quality Control to EN9100


* Spacecraft electrical knowledge, subsystem technical knowledge
* Experience in soft/hardware compatibility testing
* Electrical fault, investigatory and diagnosis experience
* Understanding of OS: WINDOWS, Unix, Linux
* Awareness of cleanroom disciplines
* Knowledge of and experience in a model based development and verification environment

Key Responsibilities

* Review and interpretation of electrical test requirements
* Production of test procedures and reports
* Perform electrical integration and automated tests at unit, subsystem and system level
* Development of ATP using bespoke high level test S/W language for test and test control
* Develop scripts using LINUX scripting tools to automate operation

Please note: Successful candidates will be required to undergo UK Security Clearance Checks.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Rosy Hill


The range of roles I help recruit for is as wide as it is varied. In the (ARM Corporate Services) Engineering Division, I support a range of high profile global companies within the defence, satellite and telecommunications industries, which means an ongoing, steep, learning curve.