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Senior Test Engineer - 17879

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£23-28K pa DOE

Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in North Kent is currently seeking a skilled Senior Test Engineer to join their team; this is a full time permanent position working Monday – Thursday 8am to 5pm, 1pm on a Friday.

Duties will include

  • To test assemblies in accordance with written test procedures and achieve production delivery targets

  • To be able to diagnose any faults on assemblies down to a component level

  • Assist and Mentor junior Test staff with regards to Testing and Fault-finding of products

  • Review problem/persistent Failures, and report findings to generate preventative actions

  • To support the Chief of Test/Test Manager in the fault-finding/repair/design and manufacture of Test Fixtures and other support actions

  • To understand and implement necessary anti-static precautions

  • To follow instructions as indicated on BOM and route cards

  • To understand IPC standards with regard to own area

  • To be aware of company health and safety requirements To actively participate in the Company’s Continuous Improvement Programme

  • To generate and debug programs for the Takaya Flying Probe Machine

Education/experience requirements:

  • Minimum ONC/HNC in Electronic Engineering, or equivalent experience

  • High level of experience within electronic manufacturing and Test environment

  • Thorough understanding of Test Methodologies

  • Excellent familiarity with basic and advanced electronic components and their in-circuit functionality

  • To be very competent in the reading of and interpretation of Circuit Diagrams, with respect to PCB assemblies and systems

  • High level of Fault-finding ability – to be able to Fault-find down to component level

  • Ability to use basic and advanced test equipment – e.g. Digital Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, bench Power Supplies, Spectrum Analysers, Network Analysers, Function Generators etc


  • Use of Siemens “Test Expert” software package, to generate ASCII file programs for Takaya Flying Probe Machine

  • Experience of RF Testing and Fault-finding of Power Amplifiers (VHF/UHF range)

  • Experience of Testing & Fault-finding Switch Mode Power Supply units



To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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