Test Equipment Software Engineer

Location
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary
Competitive hourly rates
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
09 May 2017
Clearance Level
DV, None / Undisclosed, SC
Job Type
Contract

Test Equipment Software Engineer:

World class Defence Organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire is currently looking to recruit a Test Equipment Software Engineer.

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

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

Competitive hourly rates are being offered by the department.

Test Equipment Software Engineer:

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 test equipment Electronic Engineering developers.
• Interface with project prime equipment developers.
• Delivery of the software functionality in response to the product test requirements and test equipment hardware definition.

Skills and Experience:

• Design, development and proving of test equipment software (predominantly Application Test Packages) in response to product test requirements.      
• Capability in relation to integration testing with the test equipment hardware and, thereafter, integration with the unit under test.    
• Knowledge of standard communications interfaces and test equipment interfaces (Digital I/O, RS422 etc).  
• C / C++        
• Configuration Management (ideally Serena Dimensions).
• Experience in the use of National Instruments LabWindows/CVI and TestStand.
• Experience of IntervalZero RTX is desirable.
• Ability to influence the product test strategy is desirable.
• Provide reports on progress and achievement to the Group Leader as required.
• Demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences.