Principal Test Engineer

Milton Keynes
50000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual
26 Apr 2021
24 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Info about the company

A global organisation specialising in mission critical solutions for various industries including space, aerospace, security, military and communications are looking to engage with Principal Test Engineer on a permanent basis. The company are true innovators, designing and delivering high-reliability products for customers throughout the world.


* 25 days holiday entitlement plus bank holidays

* Private Healthcare

* Flex-time with an early Friday finish

* Salary exchanged pension scheme with enhanced Company contributions (6%) above statutory minimum

* Life assurance

* Employee assistance programme with free access to confidential counselling services

* Training Academy

* Support for further education

Info about what the role entails

The Principal Test Engineer will be responsible for Automatic Test Equipment and test techniques used in production and verification of RF equipment.

Some key responsibilities include:

* Develop efficient ATE software solutions to support manufacture of product lines, and ensuring adherence to all quality and qualification guidelines

* Identify and implement process improvements as part of the Continuous Improvements project to increase efficiency and accuracy of existing test systems

* Support on-going proposal and tender process by working with design engineering and process engineering to understand customer requirements, and provide inputs to bid manager in support of the tender

Essential Requirements of the Principal Test Engineer

* Minimum 10 years industry experience

* Strong understanding of RF component and system requirements as well as Verifications and validation methods

* Experienced with Labview

* The Principal Test Engineer must have a strong understanding of test equipment, capabilities and calibration

* Understanding of software verification processes

Nice to Have Requirements of the Principal Test Engineer

* Line-management experience

* Software programming skills (Python, C/C++, VHDL etc)

* Understanding of Digital Signal Processing test methods

If you feel you are suitable and interested in this role, APPLY NOW with an up to date CV. We also pay referral fees if you can suggest another suitable person that isn't already known to us.

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