A Test Architect is required for an initial six month contract assignment based in Hertfordshire.
The Test Architect is required to produce Statements of Work and programmes for the activities within their sphere of responsibility, technically manage internal & external suppliers for the delivery of sub-system work packages to time, cost, quality and performance requirements.
Typical activities will include:
Supporting the definition and implementation of the Test and Testability Policy within a Programme, the collation of Test and Testability requirements from all Customers and Users (Internal, Domestic and Export) across the Product Life Cycle
The flow down of Test and Testability requirements into all Technical Requirements, agreeing, with the CDE the cost vs. effectivity trades associated with Test & Testability implementation.
Ensuring optimal BIT coverage is achieved at System and sub-system level.
Partitioning and assigning testability targets to all equipment within the system.
Supporting the Sub-System Design Authority's to ensure a coordinated approach to determine test coverage.
Ensuring consistent creation of the testability model in order to ensure that overall testability objectives are achieved.
Ensuring Test Coherence across the product
Defining the Production Test Equipment architecture including Special-To-Type (STTE) and necessary peripheral equipment.
Candidates must have worked in the UK defence environment within the last 12 months or be willing to undergo the security vetting procedure.