Help the refugees

If you move around the world by choice, consider helping those forced from their homes by conflict. Donate to the UN Refugee Agency today.


Test Equipment Design Engineer

Visit website

A Test Equipment Design Engineer is required for a long term contract assignment basedin Stevenage (first 6-8 weeks on site some hybrid thereafter). This is for a multi national security company.

* To provide support in the day to day running of Test Equipment product support activities.
* It will require complete management of the technical change through the engineering change process.
* To solve potentially complex technical problems from cradle to grave through the use of structured problem solving techniques.
* Wide ranging technical background with exposure from system level down to component level within numerous technical disciplines; including EMC, RF, Digital & Analogue, Video and Power supplies.
* Taking an active role in maintaining and modifying relevant engineering processes and procedures. Also working closely with managers to develop team improvements.
* Working across multiple projects and developing solutions for products at differing stages of maturity including prototyping, production and end-user equipment.
* Excellent communication skills are required to create and maintain working relationships with multi-disciplinary teams
Skillset/experience required:
* Excellent understanding of: Digital and Analogue Electronics (new and old) – Wiring diagrams and schedules – Microsoft products.
* Good understanding of: Instrument communication systems (GPIB /Lan / BCD) – Power control, power switching and supply regulation from DC to 3 phase – Interlock and safety related circuits on mechanical and electrical machines and safe working with low to medium power RF signals.
* Basic Understanding of: RF measurement techniques and equipment – Boundary scan (JTAG) test, diagnostics and programming – Firmware coding.
* Related competence in one or more of the following: The use of CAE Design tools – Negotiation of subsystem requirements with the systems teams – Writing Subsystem Requirement and associated documents – Ability to provide succinct and accurate reports and presentations
* Experienced Engineer in the design, integration and validation of test solutions for electronic / electro mechanical equipment and systems

Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Modis International Ltd and/ or Modis Europe Ltd. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement which explains how we will use your information is available on the Modis website

Apply now