Test Development Engineer

Location Falmouth
Discipline: Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
Contact name: Danielle Hubbard

Contact email: danielle@smithandreed.co.uk
Job ref: DH 40192
Published: about 1 month ago

​​​​Seeking a motivated and experienced Test Development Engineer for a brand-new role in Falmouth.

The successful candidate will be an integral member of the development team, supporting PCB and product tests within the UK factory and contract manufacturing sites worldwide.

Applicants must have the ability to read and understand circuit schematics as well as a relevant degree qualification or suitable experience within the field.

​Working hours are Monday to Friday 8am - 4pm with a 1/2 hour lunch break (37.5 hour week). Some flexibility will be required due to occasional weekend or out of hours duties to meet business needs.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Develop appropriate software and test programs for testing manufactured products

  • Work with R&D on new product introduction

  • Support off-shore manufacturing facilities and other sites as required

  • Write documentation for testing and programming of products

  • Use data from current processes to develop improved systems and testing aimed at improving product quality

  • Undergo training to keep skills current and providing training to peers in areas of expertise

  • Maintain existing test equipment

Essential experience & qualifications:

  • Degree/HND qualification in Electronics, Computer Science, Software Engineering or relevant discipline

  • Ability to read and understand circuit schematics

  • Knowledge of software language, at least one of: Visual Basic Scripts, JavaScript, Python, C, C++, C#

  • Knowledge of GIT and SQL (desirable)

  • Experience or interest in audio (desirable)

  • Ability to travel worldwide to meet business requirements (sometimes at short notice)

  • Well organised, strong communication and time management skills

Company benefits:

  • 24 days holiday + bank holidays + long service additional holidays

  • Annual Health Checks offered

  • Free monthly financial advice clinics

  • Annual bonus’s if target acquired

  • Free onsite parking

  • Organised events

If you are looking for a great new opportunity, within a reputable business, then don’t hesitate to get in touch.

To apply, email a CV to danielle@smithandreed.co.uk.