Test and Acceptance Engineer

Test and Acceptance Engineer

Job Title: Test and Acceptance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-04-23
Reference: J139867
Contact Name: Abi Hart
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 01, 2018 13:59

Job Description

KDC are currently working with a maritime high-technology enterprise in Dorset who are looking for a Test and Acceptance Engineer to join their organisation on a permanent basis. You will be responsible for leading and performing test activities and producing test documentation on allocated projects in support of the project T&A Manager. You will also provide general support to other T&A team projects.

Our client is looking for an organised and self-motivated individual with experience in managing/leading testing activities in an Engineering discipline. The ideal candidate will have adequate knowledge and understanding of Engineering lifecycles and processes. Having an understanding of military/maritime systems would be beneficial but is not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a rapidly growing organisation and to expand your knowledge and skills in the maritime and defence sector.

Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
• Lead test phases or events for given projects.
• Create and develop test plans, procedures and schedules for verification of design testing including Validation & Verification strategy
• Preparing and agreeing test specifications, budgets and timescales with clients.
• Develop, manage and perform testing of product, unit and integration whilst working with project teams.
• Support test activities and implement test solutions.
• Provide testing expertise where appropriate.
• Analysis and evaluation of test evidence and interpretation of test data.
• Writing of reports and test documentation along with supporting the writing of test documentation.
• Ensure all test activities that are performed conform to external/internal requirements and necessary standards including Safety standards.
• Support to the T&A Manager with Bid activities.
• Support the T&A Manager for given projects.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC Clearance.