Principal Test Engineer

Job Title: Principal Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-07-05
Reference: 19967
Contact Name: harrison smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 13, 2018 14:06

Job Description

Are you an experienced Test Engineer with experience of testing, calibration and characterisation of optical systems?

My client is seeking a principal test engineer who will report directly to the Chief Engineer and will work across a number of product developments. They also require an engineer to work with their customers which may include overseas travel.
Key Responsibilities:
·Product Test: Component and device testing throughout the manufacturing process and final system test.
·Product Qualification: Generation and execution of Product Qualification plans, including engagement with external certification bodies. Develop reliability matrices for products.
·Data Management: Analysis, interpretation and storage of test data.
·Test Development: Design and development of pressure, temperature and acoustic test processes for optical systems.
·Customer Support: Support offsite testing with customers.
Skills and Qualifications
·Experience of optical sensing (particularly fibre optics/optoelectronics)
·+5 years' experience in a relevant test environment
·Proficient in data acquisition and processing using NI LabView
·Knowledge of product qualification and compliance testing would be valuable
·Experience of Project Management/Line Management would also be favourable

You should hold a first degree or PhD in a relevant discipline (e.g. Physics, Optics, Engineering)

If this role sounds of interest please contact Harrison Smith at Entech Technical Solutions