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Test Engineer - 18936

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£20-24K pa

Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in North Kent is currently looking for an experienced Test Engineer. Suitable candidates will ideally have experience of using ‘Test Expert’ software tool, to produce programs for Takaya Flying Probe Machine.


Duties 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

  • To be able to produce, from Customer supplied CAD/Gerber Data functional Flying Probe Test programs

  • To be aware of company health and safety requirements

  • 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 actively participate in the Company’s Continuous Improvement Programme


Education/ Skills/ Experience


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

  • 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 test equipment – e.g. Digital Multimeters, Oscilloscope, bench Power Supplies etc

  • Ability to use more advanced test equipment – e.g.  Spectrum Analysers, Network Analysers, Function Generators etc.

  • To support the Chief of Test in the fault-finding/repair of Test Fixtures etc.

  • To have very good general Communication skills.

  • Excellent Team Working skills.

  • Confident in dealing directly with Customers.



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

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

  • High Voltage working. i.e. up to 5000V.


£20-24K pa

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

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