Contract Test Engineer

London (Greater) (GB)
£150 per day
06 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time

** Contract Test Engineer Required **

Oaklands Global is looking to recruit a Test Engineer on a contractual basis for a reputable aerospace client based in London. This is a 6-month initial contract with a view to extension.

A daily rate of £150 per day is on offer.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Autonomously conduct lab-based, and in-flight, testing on connectivity and entertainment solutions provided by a satellite network.
  • Conduct customer product demonstrations.
  • Execution of the system, acceptance, and regression test campaigns.
  • Record test results and supporting evidence in a test management tool (i.e. JIRA).
  • Identify and raise defects, for escalation to the relevant parties, including sufficient information to reproduce the defect.
  • Assist the senior engineers in the creation of the test report at the completion of the campaign.
  • Create test procedures to support system and acceptance test campaigns.
  • Work with the field service engineers to support flight AOG testing, when required.
  • Assist the senior engineers in the management of all test related meetings.

To be considered for the role of Test Engineer:

  • You must Have completed a degree in a technical subject
  • Ideally 2 years of experience
  • Basic knowledge of networking concepts (TCP-IP/DNS/DHCP/Network Routing/ICMP).
  • Able to work on different operating systems (OSx, Windows, Linux).
  • Good technical writing skills.

Ideally you:

  • Have Knowledge of satellite systems, or telecommunication networks (LTE/3G/etc.).
  • Have Experience using HP-ALM/JIRA packages.
  • Scripting experience with Python/Batch/Bash.
  • Previous testing experience.

Why work with Oaklands Global?

Oaklands Global is a supplier of choice for leading Aviation & Aerospace Companies worldwide. We understand what our Client’s need and equally as importantly what they don’t need. The same goes for our Candidates. Oaklands Global has over 25 years supporting candidates at all levels to help identify and secure their next position. At Oaklands Global we manage all applications with the upmost professionalism and confidentiality.

Please note that due to high numbers of applications, unless you are contact within 7 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Oaklands Global is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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