Digital Test Engineer

  • Location

    Hertfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

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  • Salary:

    Great Benefits package

  • Contact:

    Jon Goodman

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Digital Hardware Test Engineer - Automation - Hertfordshire

Our client, a leading Global Tech organisation with a significant base in the UK, is looking for a Digital Test Engineer who has a good knowledge of Testing Hardware, Embedded Software, and RF equipment to component level - alongside a proven track record in using TCL or Python to automate the testing.

They are based in Stevenage and have excellent facilities and a great, collaborative working

The following skills/experience is required:

  • Use of scripting languages to automate testing(preferably Python or TCL).

  • At least 3-4 years of commercial experience within Electronic Design Embedded Software Test Development.

  • Design, develop and implement manual and automated test solutions.

  • Create the necessary Embedded test software for use during prototyping and product development.

  • Analysing and debugging any issues alongside engineering team to help derive root cause.

  • A Degree in a relevant subject eg Electronic Engineering/Computer Science would be beneficial.

  • A sound understanding of electronics and Embedded software principles.

  • Familiarity with electrical fundamentals, power electronics, and possibly RF equipment.

  • Create production test plans and procedures for our manufacturing partners.

  • Working closely with the internal design team to ensure production testing is maintained in line with test diagnostic data and production issues.

  • Experience in test automation techniques and test harness creation

  • Experience in using a variety of techniques such as serial messaging, IDE and JTAG (XJTAG).

  • Ability to read and understand schematic drawings.

  • Design, implement and test Embedded software on the engineered platform using a variety of programming languages.

  • Experience using any of the following programming environments, Embedded C, Arm Assembler, Embedded C++, Python/Micro Python.

  • Experience carrying out regression, functional and risk-based testing.

Our client have a great salary range - and a really good benefits package.

Do call me to discuss - or send me your CV