Principal Test Engineer

Recruiter
Aeropeople Limited
Location
Frimley
Salary
Neg.
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
13 Sep 2017
Principal Test Engineer Frimley - Full time permanent Would you like to play a key role in the successful integration of combat system infrastructure into the Submarine flotilla? We currently have a vacancy for a Principal Test Engineer at our site in Ash Vale. As a Principal Test Engineer, you will be specifying and performing qualification testing of the submarine combat system infrastructure in accordance with project schedules, processes and standards. You will also be identifying innovative test and acceptance strategies and tools. This role will enable you to work with state of the art technologies on one of the world?s most complex engineering projects. Your main responsibilities as a Principal Test Engineer will involve: Developing integrated test and evaluation plans, including specifying test environments, qualification tests and test procedures to deliver product acceptance evidence Investigating observations and problems revealed during testing, recommending resolution action and identification of solutions Developing roadmaps to facilitate the incorporation of new technologies into the infrastructure test methods and environment Compiling formal test reports detailing the outcome of test events Managing system requirements, including definition, decomposition and compilation of compliance evidence Supporting equipment and software integration trials on the submarine platform Supporting bid and tendering activities for infrastructure projects, including task definitions, estimates and programme schedules Your skills and qualifications as a Principal Test Engineer: Essential: Experience of specification, planning and management of testing and certifying complex systems, including definition of test strategies, scenarios, scripts, environments and tools Experience of COTS infrastructure, real-time systems, network and switching protocols, and virtualised network environments and VMware Experience of test automation and test management tools - Experience with eggPlant would be a distinct advantage Requirements management experience and use of accompanying toolsets such as DOORS Desirable: Degree/HND or equivalent in an engineering-related/IT discipline Proven track record in problem analysis and devising solutions to problems encountered during testing Experience of the test, qualification and certification of products in a military surface ship, submarine or aircraft environment Knowledge of computing systems and software engineering methods, such as real time networks and storage systems Experience of Systems Engineering, military equipment and resilient real-time systems Contact Simon Portway