Test Engineer

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Salary:
Sector: Engineering Type: contract

I am looking for x3 Test Engineers for a 12 month contract based in Gloucestershire. The role and skills summary is below:-

Key Activities:

  • Authoring and modification of new/existing test equipment software within a Production environment.
  • Configuration control of software source artefacts.
  • Production of associated software documentation.
  • Production of software baselines as part of the software release process.
  • Software/Hardware integration.
  • Close collaboration with hardware engineers to joint work on and solve technical issues.
  • Planning of own day to day activities.

Essential responsibilities:

  • Producing test equipment software within a production environment.
  • Production of software documentation to company standards.
  • Configuration control of software artefact and documentation.
  • Working to cost and schedule as determined by the project management.
  • Tracking and reporting (to tech lead) of task progress including the identification of any risks and suggesting suitable risk mitigation.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Ability to pro-actively work within both a team environment and equally on their own
  • C/C++ experience (5+ years)
  • Software Automation of Test Equipment within a Production Environment
  • Configuration control experience (ideally Serena Dimensions but not essential)
  • Software/Hardware integration experience

If you are interested in this role, please send an up to date CV.

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