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Role Title and Location: Test Equipment Development Engineer - Stevenage
Job Ref No: P7506SX
Reports to: Engineering Project Manager or Technical Lead
Salary and Benefits: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our highly skilled and dynamic Test Equipment Design Team offering the right candidate a stimulating role coupled with an exciting career path. We have a number of vacancies in our rapidly growing, highly skilled team that designs Test Equipment for all of MBDA’s products. This role encompasses a broad spectrum of engineering disciplines and product technologies offering the right candidate challenges not only in their core discipline, but also scope for growth and career development across the business.
Vacancies exist in the technology domains of:
RF Systems test
Mechanical actuation test
Analogue and Digital electronics test
Systems level test
Digital communications link test
Vacancies exist in the skill domains of:
Test solution architects
Test Equipment Hardware design (Rack based Test Equipment and Portable test solutions)
Test Equipment integration, validation
Documentation and certification
What are we looking for?
Experienced Engineers in the design, integration and validation of electronic / electro mechanical equipment and systems
Knowledge of test equipment, test needs and techniques in support of product life cycle development
Design Proving and performance testing during development
Environmental and EMC testing during qualification etc.
Product integrity testing in Series Manufacture
Other experience / knowledge (non-essential, but desirable):
CE marking (LVD and EMC).
Design for Test methodology
Test data analytics and problem solving
Working in multi-functional teams
What’s in it for you?
The opportunity to work for a successful, International business, one that forms part of the Sunday Times Top 25 Companies to work for; a Company that has achieved Gold status for the Investors in People Award.
MBDA has a strong commitment to supporting on-going professional and career development. You will have the opportunity to develop and broaden both technical and leadership skills within a growing company.
Exposure to complex and technologically advanced products, providing a stimulating experience.
The opportunity to travel to other MBDA sites in the UK and in Europe and to develop your language skills
MBDA is committed to providing a working environment which allows everyone to make the most effective contribution to MBDA’s business and where all people are treated equally, fairly and with dignity with equal opportunities for career development and progression for all. We welcome all those with the skills and capability to work within MBDA
What would you get?
Competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, an employee funded voluntary private healthcare scheme, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities.
Design and development of leading edge Test Equipment products from conception through to delivery and ongoing support.
Working with supportive project teams to develop effective total test solutions to meet delivery timescales and technical performance through the Unit Under Test product development, qualification and production life cycle.
Integration and proving of Test Equipment with the Unit Under Test.
Working with colleagues across Europe to deliver test solutions.
What’s great about the team?
The UK Test Equipment team is a multi-disciplined dynamic, focussed and agile team of about 100 engineers specialising in all aspects of Test Equipment design, including specialisation on hardware, software and embedded real-time systems. These skills are located together in one plateau providing an atmosphere of supportive cooperation and interdependence that binds the team together to face the challenges of the future
Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve and maintain SC security clearance or above without restrictions that will inhibit the individual’s ability to fulfil the requirements of the role. Your eligibility for the appropriate level of security clearance may be discussed with you during the recruitment process. Any existing clearance holders may be able to transfer clearance (subject to approval).
MBDA is committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. We value difference and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.
We welcome applicants who are looking for flexible working arrangements. MBDA is a proud member of Working Families – the UK’s work-life balance organisation.
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