Test Engineer

Test Engineer (4 positions available)

Has to be able to gain security clearance. (British Passport)

Based in Surrey

£40,000 - £45,000

A Defence design and manufacturing company based in Surrey are currently recruiting for Test Engineers to join them due to continued growth of the business. They are looking for Test Engineers to provide specification, conduct and report of Verification & Validation activities for various projects.

Working with internal and external contacts you'll:

  • Specify, run and report V&V activities for control systems (including Hardware Qualification and Software functionality)
  • Produce V&V documentation in accordance with company/customer procedures
  • Be aware of and comply with Company Standards of Conduct and all relevant statutory requirements
  • Travel to customer sites in the UK and overseas when required
  • Carry out any other reasonable management request

Required skills & Experience:

  • Degree, HND, HNC or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic engineering or a related discipline e.g. control engineering, systems engineering
  • Work within a team environment, as well as independently.
  • Software testing of complex PLC based systems
  • Fault diagnostics
  • Planning & conducting hardware qualification tests
  • Experience of Verification & Validation activities within Systems Engineering lifecycle
  • Technical documentation, produced a high standard
  • Test specification development


  • Ship's Machinery Control & Platform Management Systems experience
  • Commercial or Military Marine Engineering
  • Siemens - Step 7, S7-300 & 400
  • PLC Code Development
  • HMI /SCADA Software Development and Human Factors Engineering
  • Software Configuration Control
  • Understanding of PC Hardware and PLC Hardware, Ethernet Networks
  • Conducting and reporting Factory Acceptance Testing
  • Understanding of Functional Safety (IEC 61508 - SIL)

If you are interested in this position, please 'APPLY NOW'