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Senior Test Development Engineer -10482

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Job Type: Permanent

Our Client is currently seeking a skilled Senior Test Development Engineer (Electronics).

Location:                              Near Dartford

Hours:                                   Monday – Thursday 8am to 5pm, 1pm on a Friday.

Salary:                                   £35,000 - £45,000 pa + benefits – 25 days leave + BH, free parking, pension

Senior Test Development Engineer duties will include

  • To test assemblies in accordance with written test procedures and achieve production delivery targets
  • Good problem solver, able to diagnose faults on assemblies down to a component level
  • Review problem/persistent failures, and report findings to generate preventative actions
  • To participate in test development activities in the fault-finding/repair/design and manufacture of Test Fixtures and other support actions
  • To understand and implement necessary anti-static precautions
  • 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
  • To assist, train and mentor junior test personnel
  • To assist when required in relevant root cause analysis to test issues and NPI
  • To assist with the generation of test times of products for estimating purposes
  • To help develop test plans
  • Create, update and communicate required test documentation
  • Verify and validate new tests, test systems and solutions

Senior Test Development Engineer Education/experience requirements:

  • Minimum 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
  • Experience of testing and fault-finding Switch Mode Power Supply units


  • 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
  • HV testing i.e. up to 5000V


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

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