Production Test Engineer - Electronics

Location
Bolton, Greater Manchester
Salary
£26ph
Posted
24 Jan 2017
Closes
21 Feb 2017
Clearance Level
DV, None / Undisclosed, SC
Job Type
Contract

Production Test Engineer (Electronics) :

World class Defence Organisation based in Bolton is currently looking to recruit a Production Test Engineer (Electronics).

Please Note: you must be eligible for SC (Secret Level) Security Clearance.

The contract is initially for 6 months (ongoing after).

The hourly rate is £26 per hour.

Production Test Engineer - Electronics Job Description:

• Production Test and Diagnostics of Complex weapons at System and Subsystem level.
• Production Test and Diagnostics of Complex weapons at System and Subsystem level.
• Test of complex electronic equipment, and diagnosis of production test failures down to component level.
• Identification of corrective action, in a timely manner allowing Manufacturing to continue production in line with programme.
• Technical support to Test Operators to facilitate the efficient throughput of Prime hardware during production. Assessment of related Test Equipment issues, directing support services to resolve equipment failures.
• Evaluation of Technical problems in order to develop proposals for investigations and corrective actions, including process improvements. Test Engineering representative at Defect Review Board meetings to ensure efficient progress of equipment and quality notifications towards corrective action.
• HNC/HND (Electronics) Level of Qualifications or equivalent, plus substantial level of experience in Digital and Analogue Electronics Manufacture and Test. A good understand of measurement and test principles, and equipment.
• An understanding of RF and Microwave technology at subsystem level would be an advantage.
• Attention to detail. Manual handling training. ESD training.

Skills & Experience:

HNC/HND (Electronics) Level of Qualifications or equivalent, plus substantial level of experience in Digital and Analogue Electronics Manufacture and Test.