Systems Test Engineer

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    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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    £50.00 - £55.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Victoria Akokhia-King

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Role Title

Systems Test Engineer




12 Months



To define, design, build, and commission an ATA24 Test Bench

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated Power Distribution System Engineer. This position is required to fulfil a new opportunity to develop a state of art ATA24 aircraft certification facility. In this role you will utilise your experience to design, build and commission the laboratory, then support aircraft certification testing.

· Capturing, understanding and documenting system requirements and interfaces
Executing system engineering activities for testing equipment or for design implemented in electronic hardware and software, ensuring the facility's compliance to regulations

· Contributing to the integration and delivery across functions of either laboratory requirements or of end products functional requirements

· Contributing to the design, installation, integration, commissioning, usage, and sustainment of electrical power test equipment to time, cost, and quality
Leading assigned personnel, if required

· Supervising or rig directing test activities and laboratory usage, if required
Creating and performing systems tests

· Documenting required technical and configuration data, including schematics, in line with engineering policies and procedures

· Experience of the systems design lifecycle within aerospace or a similar embedded systems development environment, including RTCA DO-178B/C, SAE ARP4754A or similar rigorous development standard

· Significant experience of electrical test equipment and system verification activities.

· Experience of electrical and laboratory safety regulations

· Experience of electrical schematics

· Experience of test equipment, and/or software / hardware engineering

· An accredited degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Applied Physics or similar subject, or equivalent level of knowledge and experience

· Positive attitude and ability to contribute in a team environment

· Good problem solving and solution building skills

· Good written and verbal communication skills

· Use of system and electrical engineering tools