Systems Test Engineer ( IVVQ )

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    Hertfordshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £65000 per annum

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    Robert Marsh

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    7 months ago

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Role: System Test Engineer ( IVVQ )
Location: Hertfordshire (Home / Hybrid working options with some travel to client sites in London)
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000

A market leading Satellite Communications consultancy are seeking a Systems Test Engineer ( IVVQ ).

Role of Systems Test Engineer ( IVVQ )

  • Design , develop and prepare VV&T ( Validation , Verification and Testing ) strategies and plans , environments , facilities and equipment for complex mobile and fixed networks

  • Development and execution of test cases which will incorporate IP-based service networks , satellite payload , ground systems , satellite radio networks , OSS and BSS technologies

  • Identifying and troubleshooting system communication paths , capacity performance and network devices as well as conducting post-test data analysis and reporting

  • Creation of test reports to document issues and assist development with the investigation and resolution of issues

  • Review / comment on 'testability' issues , obvious design flaws , anticipate data collection points and develop plans for and conduct anomaly test and analysis as required.

Skills and experience required for Systems Test Engineer ( IVVQ )

  • Graduate with a good Honours or Masters degree in a relevant subject or equivalent qualifications and/or experience

  • Experience of creating test procedures / cases / scripts

  • Experience and knowledge of IP network design , protocols ( e.g. network layer , transport layer ), security ; experience of network troubleshooting , including identifying and solving problems and issues and associated knowledge of networking concepts ( e.g.: TCP-IP , DNS , DHCP , Network Routing , ICMP , OSI model ).

  • Testing experience in a variety of environments (system end-to-end testing , stand-alone / integration testing , factory acceptance testing and operational networks )

  • Experience of planning VV&T test campaigns , including strategy , conducting tests , collecting and analysing data from tests , communicating results and anomalies to test management and the customer through both presentations and formal test reports

  • Experience of installation and configuration of network equipment ( e.g. iDirect modems / devices , Cisco and/or Juniper routers , switches , servers ).

  • Experience of hypervisor installation and management ( e.g.: Type 1 , ESXi VMWare , KVM ).

  • An appreciation of systems engineering processes and operational environments.

If you think you have the right background and would like to find out more detail about this role then please APPLY NOW..!!