Test and Acceptance Engineer Ref# V-56514

  • South West, Dorset, Winfrith Newburgh, UK
  • £1 - £100000 per annum, Benefits: Cycle to work scheme, Mobile Phone Discount, Flexible Hours
  • Permanent
  • V-56514

Test & Acceptance Engineer

Knowledge, skills and experience

  • Experience (5 years +) in performing test activities
  • Specialism within an engineering discipline would be an advantage, i.e. electrical, mechanical, acoustic etc.
  • Background in engineering, marine, aerospace, rail or nuclear discipline would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Engineering lifecycles and processes is desirable
  • Experience in environmental testing would be an advantage but is not essential
  • Understanding of electrical and/or mechanical testing is desirable
  • Preferably have an understanding of military systems in particular maritime systems
  • Must be capable of writing technical reports and have experience of writing independently and extracting information from technical experts
  • Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) or Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) or working to achieve membership is desirable
  • Experience with Standards particularly Military biased Def. Stan, Mil-Spec etc. is preferable
  • Experience with DOORS or DOORS NG would be an advantage

Key accountabilities may include

  • Responsibilities vary greatly according to the size and type of project, but typically they will include:
  • Lead test phases and events for given projects
  • Create and develop test plans, procedures and schedules for verification of design testing
  • Prepare and agree test activities working to budgets and timescales for given projects
  • Undertake testing and implement test solutions including qualification work
  • Support integration and Set To Work of the project
  • Provide testing expertise where appropriate
  • Analysis and evaluation of test evidence and interpretation of test data
  • Writing of reports and test documentation
  • Purpose of job To lead/perform test activities and produce test documentation on allocated projects in support of the project T&A Manager in order to test and qualify our innovative leading edge products for customer use.
  • Reporting relationships Team Leader/Head of Engineering Integration/Head of Engineering Division

Location  Winfrith

Key accountabilities may include (continued)
Ensure all test activities that are performed conform to external/internal requirements and necessary standards including Safety standards
Support the T&A Manager of the project including with bid activities

The successful candidate must be able to achieve full SC (Security Clearance).

Apply now if you’re seeking a new challenge as an accomplished Test and Acceptance Engineer or call/message Ian on 07734 406 996.

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