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

Electrical & Electronic Test Control Systems Engineer


  • HND/Degree in Electrical & Electronic engineering or equivalent

Required Skills and Experience

  • Experience in designing, fabricating, programming and commissioning bespoke test systems
  • Experience in generating technical and user documentation for test systems
  • Sound programming ability of PLC’s & HMI’s, preferably Siemens
  • Sound programming ability using C++, VB, Labview or similar
  • Experience of designing PCBs and Control panels
  • Experience working with AutoCAD and Pro Engineer
  • Able to work under his/her own initiative and formulate strategies for continual improvement.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
  • High standard of numeracy and literacy.


  • Review current manual Factory Qualification Test (FQT) methods of electro-mechanical assemblies and develop a technical specification for an automated/semi-automated test system
  • Generate a project proposal, including timelines and costing
  • Design, fabricate and install new test systems
  • Develop user documentation for test systems
  • Train users on the operation and maintenance of the test systems
  • Identify other operations within the production environment that could be automated and present proposals to senior management

Full UK driving licence is required

Vacancy Contact Details

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Adecco UK,
Elstree Way,
+44 (0)20 8307 6000 (T)

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Andover
Start Date ASAP
Duration TBD
Salary £30,000 – £35,000 pa
Reference Number Electrical & Electronic Test Control Engineer