Test Engineer

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Cambridge
Salary
35000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Jul 2021
Closes
09 Aug 2021
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This role is for a market leading company designing, developing, and manufacturing drug delivery devices across the globe. They are leading the way in drug delivery device innovation, driven by customer and patent demand, offering the potential to create new treatments and opportunities worldwide.

Test Engineer Role:

As the Test Engineer, you will be responsible for making decisions within remit above and to escalate issues with significant risk to relevant Technical lead, Project Manager, or Innovation Manager. You will need to express a proven track record working with, testing and evaluating mechanical machinery to an exceptional standard.

Test Engineer Accountabilities:

Contribute to the development of new products, from early stage concepts to ready for trial product
contribute as a team member to allocated work-streams within innovation projects, to meet project targets and ensure end product meets with customer expectations and operational needs
Utilise project knowledge and engineering knowledge to drafts extracts of reports for review and input into (client) reports
Adopt a continuous improvement approach by proactively seeking out development opportunities by learning and attending training courses to ensure that department has right skills to deliver business needs
Provide engineering and process knowledge to input to activities and business decision making within speciality area
Contribute to all stages of testing activities for Innovation projects, such as the creation of test protocols, designing and procuring test apparatus, analysis of results and report writing
Liaise with internal colleagues to ensure that testing requirements are understood
Define experimental method(s) and apparatus, including creation of test protocols, to ensure tests are carried out according to requirements
Design, procure, build and verify test apparatus to ensure that it is adequate for testing
Undertake validation of the test apparatus, where required, to ensure suitability for use, ensuring that adequate risk assessment is undertaken
Carry out diligent experimental testing to a high standard, in accordance to test protocol
Document results of the tests carried out in a clear and professional manner

Test Engineer Essentials:

Educated to Level 5 (or equivalent), preferable in an Engineering subject. Experience level - Competent - Demonstrable industry experience
Industrial experience of specifying and conducting test programmes and writing reports
Experimental diligence and the ability to collect, analyse and interpret data
Working knowledge of rapid prototyping techniques and processes
Ability to work in a multi-functional team and to build relationships with peers
Ability to manage own time and work in a fast-paced environment and on multiple projects at one time
A 'can do' attitude and plenty of initiative

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market-leading company developing innovative products and as such they are able to offer a competitive range of benefits. If this role sounds of interest, please apply right away with an updated CV

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