Production Test Engineer (Electronics)

Location
Bolton
Salary
competitive hourly rate
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
08 Feb 2018
Ref
1147394
Contact
Neil Freeman
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Permanent

Production Test Engineer required for six month assignment based in Bolton

Production Test and Diagnostics of Complex weapons at System and Subsystem level.

A good understand of measurement and test principles, and equipment.

An understanding of RF and Microwave technology at subsystem level would be an advantage.

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.

Good Planning and Organising skills.

Communication skills; the ability to communicate both verbally and in writing. Analytical and problem solving skills.

Attention to detail.

Manual handling training.

ESD training.

Candidates must be prepared to undergo a security vetting procedure.