Device Test Engineer

This is a great role for a Device Test Engineer to join an international company who are a leader in the development of technology in the displays industry.
As the Device Test Engineer, you will expand your understanding of device and display testing methodology and equipment.
You will work with other teams within the company in order to develop new tests with the aim of improving process yields.
Ideally they are looking for someone who is educated to Ph. D level in Physics, Optical, Optoelectronics, Electronic/Electrical Engineering or a related subject. Experience in metrology ideally in device or displays and working within a clean room or other hi-tech environment is needed.

Vacancy Contact Details

Enterprise Recruitment Limited
01442 874 884 (T)
01442 876 384 (F)
Contact Name: Nicole (Email: )

Audley House
Northbridge Road

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Cambridge, Ely, St. Neots, Huntingdon, Bedford
Start Date ASAP
Duration Permanent
Salary £27,000 – £32,000

Test / Product Engineer

Excellent opportunity for an Electronics Test Product/Engineer

The role of the Test/Product Engineer will entail:

  • Carrying out detailed optical and electrical measurements
  • Designing and setting up any test equipment
  • Transferring measurement capability onto automated production test equipment
  • Reporting results on a regular basis into the engineering teams

The following skills/experience will be required by the Test/Product Engineer:

  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of optical systems
  • Components and semiconductor waveguides
  • Handling large data volumes
  • Knowledge of software tools to analyse data, and automate test equipment and data acquisition (NI Teststand, VB, CVI, LabView)

Our client is a leading Opto-electronics company

Vacancy Contact Details

CBS Butler Limited 
01737 822000 (T)
01737 823031 (F)
Contact Name: Tim Young
This position is advertised by CBS Butler Limited operates as both an employment business and an employment agency.

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Northampton
Start Date ASAP
Duration TBD
Salary £28,000 – £30,000 pa + bonus

Siebel Functional Test Engineer

Siebel Functional Test Analyst required to join a large implementation programme. Working for a high profile organisation, this is an excellent opportunity to work in an excellent working environment – £275 – £300 per day

As the Siebel Functional Test Analyst you will be involved in the performance testing in a complex Siebel CRM implementation. As part of a large team you will have to have proven experience testing web applications including scripting and execution and previous experience with Open STA. Naturally a solid knowledge of Sieble / OBI applications and performance testing experience are a must but any experience with large customer marketing programs would be of massive benefit.

Vacancy Contact Details

Matchtech Group Plc 
01489 898989 (T)
01489 898290 (F)
Contact Name: James Mills

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Contract / Temp
Location London
Start Date ASAP
Duration Initially 3 months
Salary £275 – £300 per day

OSS Test Engineer | Telecommunications

(Operational Support Systems)

A large telecommunication vendor requires the services of an OSS test specialist to work within the OSS / BSS / SI team.
You will need to have expertise in test planning and execution for this mission. The OSS test engineers duties are to ensure effective planning and execution of test cases, to perform test planning activities for the generation of modular test cases and suites for execution. Other duties include performance and progression of manual and automated test cases to mitigate the risk.

Required Skills

The successful candidate will need the following skills;

  • Ability to define & implement Test Plans and Test Cases in the OSS subject matter domain.
  • Ability & Experience of test execution on leading OSS and frontier COTS products. (Axiom, Netcool, Remedy, Proviso, Weblogic, Cramer)
  • Ability & Experience of integration testing with leading BSS systems.
  • Ability to communicate, collaborate with others in the use of System Integration Testing.
  • Hold an ISEB Testing Certification to ensure common understanding and a career decision to be a tester.

Desired Skills

Any of the skills listed below are highly desirable but not essential;

  • Unix and Oracle DB and SQL and scripting experience
  • Leading Test Tools such as Mercury, Rational
  • Leading Test Management Tools such as Mercury, Rational
  • Assurance Platforms such as Netcool
  • Provisioning Platforms such as Axioss and Cramer and Sydnesis
  • Inventory Platforms such as Cramer and Granite
  • Ticketing systems such as Remedy
  • Performance Platforms such as Proviso
  • Order / CRM Platforms such as Cramer/Seibel/SAP
  • Unix & Oracle

Vacancy Contact Details

Skillbase Consulting Limited
01322 316 237 (T)
Contact Name: Tom Griffiths

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Contract / Temp
Location Maidenhead
Start Date ASAP
Duration 3 months
Salary £300 – £350 per day

Digital Test Engineer


My client located in Northamptonshire is a very well established electronics engineering company specializing in the design, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and support of specialized encrypted digital video transmission systems.
This includes Microwave Video Downlinks, RF Inhibitors, Jammers and Analogue Video Links for the Police, Government and Military.
Due to continued expansion my client is now looking for a Digital Test Engineer to join their existing successful team.
The Digital Test Engineer will be responsible for the test and repair of microwave systems down to component levels.

Main Responsibilities

  • To ensure that the testing and repair of equipment is carried out effectively.
  • Build microwave systems from modules and component parts.
  • Make noise figure measurements and be able to set up and tune microwave receivers and amplifier chains.
  • Ability to analyze problems and evaluate potential solutions.
  • Adhere to relevant test regulations to ensure the equipment is safe to use.
  • Fault find right down to component level and repair the necessary components to ensure that it is more effective.
  • You will be required to test a number of systems including standard definition, high definition and analogue video systems.
  • You will be required to do all final tests before the dispatch of end products.
  • Ability to operate effectively in a high-pressure environment with the minimum amount of supervision.
  • This is a very hand on role so you will be required to undertake practical work whilst assisting other members of the Digital Video Test Department as and when required.

Applicant Requirements

  • Minimum HNC / HND Electrical / Electronic Engineering or a similar subject.
  • Working knowledge of Coded Orthogonal Frequency Domain Multiplexing (C.O.F.D.M).
  • Amateur Radio License Holder desirable.
  • Experience within a similar RF or Amplifier role.
  • Strong background within test and measurement system operation.
  • Excellent Communication skills.

Vacancy Contact Details

For more information and to apply for this position, please send your CV with a covering email to explain why you feel you should be considered for this post.

Intech Recruitment Limited
(T) 0870 909 3388
(T) 01525 860 146
(F) 0870 909 3377
Contact Name: James Coull

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the European Union, you must ensure that you are already authorised to work there.

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Bedfordshire
Start Date ASAP
Duration Permanent
Salary £28,000 – £35,000 pa + benefits

Field Service Engineer | Mechanical | Electrical | Service Engineer

The Company

Most companies lay claim to being the largest in their field. This company have the figures to back it up. Having been the fastest growing manufacturing company in their field, they are now the largest. They are a commercial vehicle manufacturer and operate from a number of UK manufacturing sites. The launch of new products and increased customer demand has created the need for these additional engineers

The Role of a Field Service Engineer

Based from home you will be required to carry out breakdown and planned repair work on commercial buses. Standard work hours are Monday to Friday but your overall earnings are controlled by you as overtime is freely available.

Key Skills

As technology has developed so has the skills required to diagnose and repair these modern vehicles. Ideally you will have experience in carrying out laptop diagnostic work and be skilled both in electrical and mechanical vehicle repair work. Ideally commercial buses.

Vacancy Contact Details

(T) 020 8736 0999
(F) 020 8736 0998
Contact Name: Simon Foulds

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location South East, Home Counties, London, Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, East Sussex, Essex, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Kent, Leicestershire, Middlesex, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire, Suffolk, Surrey, West Sussex.
Start Date ASAO
Duration Permanent
Salary £26,000 – £30,000 + benefits


£26-30,000 basic + overtime – paid door to door + fully expensed company vehicle + pension + generous holidays + other benefits.

Chief Test Engineer

Excellent opportunity for a Senior Test Manager to work on cutting edge project.

Vacancy Details

The role of the Chief Test Engineer will entail:

  • Leadership and management of system test activities
  • Primary Authority point of contact for test related matters
  • Responsible for meeting cost and schedule objectives
  • Management of Test Team Leads
  • Using 6 Sigma to foster a culture of process improvement

Skills Required

The following skills/experience will be required by the Chief Test Engineer:

  • Degree in Scientific or Engineering discipline
  • Significant experience of Integration, Verification and Validation on at least one major programme
  • Deep understanding of the Systems Engineering lifecycle
  • Experience of UK Government or MOD procurement practices

Vacancy Contact Details

CBS Butler Limited
01737 822000 (T)
01737 823031 (F)
Contact Name: Tim Young

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Middlesex
Start Date ASAP
Duration TBD
Salary £60,000 – £80,000 pa + benefits

Embedded C Software Programmer | Test Engineer

Vacancy Details

The role is programming, developing and debugging embedded C code for real-time advanced driver systems. You will program software primarily in C but with some C++ on routine and control algorithms, perform static analysis. in addition you will be customer focused and promote the capabilities of this software consultancy so it is expected you will also develop training materials, promotional literature.

Skills Required

You will be degree qualified and have previous C programming experience in either automotive, rail, aerospace, defence or other safety critical applications. Knowledge of MISRA standards would be useful but not essential as would exposure to CANoe, Matlab

The company is a long established and respective automotive consultancy with excellent fringe benefits.

Vacancy Contact Details

By email only please enclosing up to date CV, notice period, current salary/salary expectation (

Jonathan Lee Recruitment
01384 397555 (T)
01384 379396 (F)
Contact Name: Jonathan Lee Recruitment – Contracts

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Birmingham, Coventry, Rugby, Tamworth, Litchfield, Burton-On-Trent, Leicester, Derby
Start Date ASAP
Duration Permanent
Salary £30,000 – £42,000

Trails / Test Engineer

Our Client, a Global IT Service Provider, seeks A Trialling Fixed Test Analyst to work under the guidance of the Trials Director to help plan, coordinate and (in many cases) the execution and analysis of Trials.

Required Experience

  • Trial Planning
  • Trial Execution
  • Trial Analysis
  • Excellent communication skills both orally and written
  • Excellent time management.

Desirable Skills

  • Windows Client-Server knowledge
  • Understanding of Networks and Network protocols
  • Windows XP and Windows Server 2003
  • MS Exchange 2003
  • SQL Server 2003
  • EAT Trials; Fault finding and analysis skills
  • Technical Requirement Authoring skills (creation of derived requirements from high level customer requirements / schedules.

The Role

Day to day responsibilities as follows: Trial Plans (defining the Trial) incorporating: Trial Specifications, Trial Procedures, Trial Scripts, Trial Logs (records of Trial activities), Trial Reports (formal analysis of a Trial). The Trials relate to key assurance events within the Engineering lifecycle e.g. Release requirements Review, Preliminary Design Review, as well as formal Trials to validate the solution through Factory Assurance Trials (FAT), Pilots, and Element Assurance Trials (EAT).

Due to the nature of the programme, you will need to be security cleared prior to assignment.

Vacancy Contact Details

Spring Grp (London)
Contact Name: James Duncan

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Berkshire Reading
Start Date ASAP
Duration TBD
Salary £25,000 – £30,000 pa + bonus

Systems, Integration & Test Engineers

The company

The roots of this market leader UK story lie in the difficulties encountered by UKMoD EOD personnel addressing the terrorist threat dating back to the early 1970s.

From very simple beginnings, the vehicle, which was soon named “Wheelbarrow”, became more advanced as technology offered increased capability to the EOD operator. Wheelbarrow has now developed to Mark 8 Plus II, and is regarded by EOD specialists world-wide as the most capable and reliable unmanned vehicle available.

Today, Wheelbarrow is in service throughout the world in the most demanding of operating scenarios. The vehicle is unmatched for its combination of speed, dexterity, reach and payload capabilities. Obviously we provide equipment to a world where failure can be fatal. As the supplier of generic tele-operated systems to the EOD community we bring unique field experience and a realism in terms of manufacturing practicalities. We are an ISO9000:2000 Company.

Wheelbarrow is universally recognised as the benchmark when considering vehicles for Remote Improvised Explosive Device disposal. This market leaders vehicles are now also designed for other applications, in industrial, nuclear and security environments.

The Role

A world leading Integrated Robotic Systems Company is currently seeking a dynamic Systems Engineer to join their expanding Systems Engineering Department. The successful candidate will assist in developing and implementing structured engineering solutions and strategies to meet programme requirements across the whole development lifecycle in accordance with customer requirements, legislation, human factors and business needs. They will be responsible for the control of own work packages to meet agreed technical, quality, cost and schedule requirements.


  • Develop innovative engineering solutions to meet the requirements of the project to agreed schedule, quality and cost requirements across the whole development lifecycle within the context of the lifecycle management process.
  • Work with customers, other engineering disciplines and other internal departments across the whole development process and respond to their requests in a timely and professional manner.
  • Capture, define and manage requirements through a disciplined and rigorous approach to requirements management and ask challenging questions about the requirements and architecture of the system at each level of the hierarchy.
  • Management of system requirements in accordance with customer requirements, legislation, human factors and business needs and validation and verification that the system that has been produced as a result meets the original specification.
  • Disciplined and rigorous approach to requirements management using the DOORS capture tool.
  • Ability to write integration and verification plans, define detailed test procedures and demonstrate effective management of systems verification activities.
  • Generate, perform, approve and validate results of verification plans, test plans, analysis, test case design and other specific kinds of tests including, system tests, development tests, unit tests, component tests, integration tests, regression tests, stress tests, acceptance tests and qualification tests as appropriate.
  • To manage proving and/or acceptance trials on systems equipment.
  • To fault find and rectify problems found and to prepare test and design office reports.
  • Provide confidence that work products conform to all aspects of technical and quality requirements through robust configuration control, review and change management processes.
  • Understand and assist with customers’ systems engineering problems and provide them with acceptable solutions.
  • Ensure systems architectures are developed considering alternative concepts and trade analysis in order to determine preferred solution.
  • Understanding of the architecture of product design and ability to create a range of alternative interdisciplinary concepts, perform trade off analysis and determine preferred solution.
  • Experience of facilitating trade-offs between hardware and software and deriving discipline specific requirements.
  • Construct and implement embedded solutions including detailed design, technical reviews, and performance optimisation.
  • Define strategies in order to comprehensively review and exercise designs to detect defects and evaluate features in both development and manufacture.
  • Understand and implement the requirements for the certification of safety critical products in partnership with the appropriate development assurance level requirements and processes.
  • Understand safety critical applications and the management of associated risks, hazards and mitigations leading to the development of a system safety case.
  • Assist the Chief Engineer and Engineering Manager in the formulation of engineering strategy and continual process improvement, in support of the company business and strategic objectives.
  • Provide effective technical support, including customer liaison, to all departments at both company’s and customers’ premises as required.
  • Preparation of schemes and systems architecture design from Customer specifications or approved Research and Development tasks.
  • Liaison with all SMEs and disciplines with the Design Office in order to produce coherent and comprehensive design solutions and packages.
  • Preparation and maintenance of Interface Control Specifications.
  • Inform equipment suppliers by means of Design Specifications or correspondence of new equipment requirements.
  • Vacancy Contact Details

    Shorterm Limited
    Contact Name: Nick Stuart

    Vacancy Summary

    Job Type Permanent
    Location Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Solihull, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Worcestershire, West Midlands
    Start Date ASAP
    Duration TBD
    Salary £34,000 – £35,000 pa