Senior Network Test Engineer

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Location
Berkshire
Salary
GBP400.00 - GBP550 per Day + Inside IR35
Posted
14 Jun 2021
Closes
17 Jun 2021
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

New contract job for 3 months for a Senior Network Test Engineer - this role requires on site lab work.

Experienced Senior Network Test Engineer required to help major telecommunications client test Firmware on new Customer Premises Equipment
Our client is one of the UK's leading names in the telecommunications sector with sites based around the UK. This role will require you to work from their COVID safe Testing lab in Winnersh and may possibly require an occasional visit to a similar lab in Bradford. There will be elements of remote/home working as well.

What you will be doing
Assisting the Manager to co-ordinate a technical team across multiple sites; ensuring the design and delivery of technical changes to agreed time, cost, and quality. Implement an Engineering approach to deliver end-to-end integrated project solutions across multiple technical Products. Provide Engineering direction and uniformity across projects including methodology, processes, standards, documentation etc. Testing features for set top boxes and CPE - in a lab environment (covid safe)

  • Working on low level design ratifications
  • Pan-European format created - this is generic, so needs to be tested that regional/UK specific features are working correctly
  • This team do 30% of the testing updates - the rest is done by other groups within the wider organisation
  • Capture the information in documentation form
  • Mixture of testing, type approval work and design work - not a pure design role!
  • You need to be able to communicate at senior level with vendors

What they are looking for
Someone with strong technical knowledge of project and operational requirements within a broadband service provider environment. A demonstrable knowledge of IP Networking, HFC Networks, DOCSIS, Cable Modems/Routers, Wireless Technology and Home Networking. You should have experience of conducting Type Approval work, along with experience of Testing Firmware and working on and making changes to Low Level Design documentation.

What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available however the nature of the work will mean you will likely have to work in the client's COVID secure lab in Winnersh and/or possibly Bradford on occasion. The role has been determined as Inside IR35 and is offered on a 3 month initial contract with scope for extension. The day rate is negotiable.

If this sounds like you then click apply now!

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