Test Equipment Software Engineer

Test Equipment Software Engineer

Test Equipment Software Engineer - Defence

Job Description

My client is looking for a Test Equipment Engineer familiar within a defence or aerospace background to undertake a full range of software engineering activities in line with project requirements in the development of software for test equipment that is used for product development and/or production pass-out.
Interface with project prime equipment developers to deliver software functionality (predominantly Application Test Packages) in response to the product test requirements and test equipment hardware definitions.

You will be a highly capable Software Design and Development Engineer with skills particularly applicable to Test Software specialists and with industry standard test languages such as 'C', National Instruments CVI and Test Stand.

In this role the successful candidate will be:

o Designing high quality software solutions to complex technical problems.
o Implementing your designs, and seeing them through to delivery to a demanding customer either within production or other design teams.
o Performing integration activities where test equipment hardware, software and the unit under test, come together for the first time.
o Identifying problems, resolving performance issues and implementing software modifications as necessary.

You will have the ability to write software in C - experience in the use of National Instruments LabWindows/CVI and TestStand would be advantageous. Along with the expertise in electronic test measurement techniques, with an ability to provide automated control of general purpose test instrumentation.

Desirable skills for the successful candidate such as the ability to program using object orientated language such as C++.
With the ability to program using graphical language such as LabView along with the knowledge of Software configuration management tools and techniques.

What's in it for you?

Location: Stevenage
Hourly Rate: £42-£48ph
Duration: 6 Months

Should you be interested in applying for or hearing more about this position please submit your application to Kaitee Parsons on 02392 228209 or email your latest CV

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. 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.

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

Kaitee Parsons


I cover a wide range of vacancies across the defence sector working on contract and permanent opportunities. I use my expertise to source quality candidates and maintain client relationships.   My background is aerospace, working for one of the UK's largest commercial airlines. I am now using my…

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