We are looking to hire an excellent Qualification and test engineer to join our Dundee Office on Permanent basis.
The person will work under limited supervision to plan, develop and execute qualification and test of engineering designs to customer and industry specifications, providing immediate feedback to stakeholders when product fails or major issues encountered. Assesses and suggests root cause and works to achieve issue resolution.
Duties and Responsibilities
Recommends equipment for test and develops solutions for systems to improve efficiency and expand capability in the testing environment.
Interprets customer specifications and writes test procedures, test plans and test reports to qualify new and existing products.
Notifies stakeholders at risk events or test failures in a timely manner.
Keeps projects on time and notifies stakeholders of slippage of agreed upon timelines and suggest measures to mitigate impact.
Designs and develops fixtures for testing and characterization of engineering designs.
Procures items required for test and development of product.
Determines effectiveness of test procedures and methods ensuring adherence to specifications.
Set up machines, equipment and design/develop procedures for test.
Supports updates to relevant areas of project management planning for NPI, including % of time spent on individual projects on a weekly basis.
Provide Sales, Product Line management and customer facing teams with proposed Test and Qualification content, test schedule and estimated test costs.
Occasional local or international travel may be required.
Understanding and experience of electronic, mechanical, and environmental test equipment, software and procedures.
Knowledge and use of test equipment for either DC and/or RF/Microwave testing, including at least a subset of the following: - Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, HiPOT, Signal Generators, Power amplifiers, Network Analysers, Power Meters and Spectrum Analysers.
Knowledge of MIL-Spec or other Space/Defense/Aerospace/Medical/Railway industry specifications.
Ability to perform root cause analysis utilising standard problem-solving tools and methodologies.
Knowledge of statistical methods and tools to determine product adherence to specification.
Knowledge of 3D modelling, using drawing and simulation packages would be advantageous, but not essential.
Diversity and Inclusion
We believe that different perspectives and backgrounds are what make a company flourish. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, economic status, disability, age, or any other legally protected characteristics. We are proud to be an inclusive company with values grounded in equality and ethics, where we celebrate, support, and embrace diversity.