Security Cleared (SC) Test Engineer

Erskine, Renfrewshire
up to £320 per day
09 Nov 2020
07 Dec 2020
Clearance Level
Job Type

We are seeking experienced Security Cleared (SC) Network Test Engineer who will work as a part of a team, based in Erskine (outside Glasgow). Report directly to Programme's Test Lead, taking technical and task leadership as appropriate.

Key responsibilities:

  • Be an effective and productive member of the team including being the lead focal point for escalations.
  • Using appropriate tools and techniques, design and develop solutions to client's DS's standards and to meet the build requirements of the product.
  • Produce build specifications and build reports for nominated products..
  • Produce hardware and software solutions for integration into the test system where required.
  • Document these solutions to the required standards, and achieve QA acceptance of the build method and documentation thereof.
  • Be responsible for own time keeping with regard to task milestones.
  • Maintain a record of all work carried out, either in formal drawings and specifications or in engineering log books.
  • Make technical decisions within the build tasks, establishing the best solutions for the products in question.
  • Act as customer representative by deciding upon the suitability of a solution or system through testing that the solution meets the specification.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Several years experience in a similar role within industry.
  • Familiar with test and integration methods for software, hardware and network systems, and strong in the build development methods for at least one of these.
  • Competent in all skills as shown: CISCO (CCNA or CCNP), SNMP, FTP, networking theory
  • Requirements Management.
  • Good Communication.
  • System Engineering principles
  • Nice to have: Netcool, DOORS, Starteam (configuration tool)


A Technical qualification (CCNA/CCNP) backed by several years experience producing network solutions.

Due to the nature of the role, the successful candidate will have a valid security clearance prior start of the assignment.

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