Date posted



, England


£26,000 - £28,000

Job Description

Ref: VR/04595

Senior Test Engineer

£26,000 – £28,000

Erith, Kent

Our client are an EMS company, that focus upon the design and manufacture of advanced electronic assemblies for customers operating in a wide range of vertical markets and located in the UK and overseas.

Due to continued growth they are looking to add a Senior Test Engineer and test engineer to their Testing team. As a Senior Test Engineer you will be involved in production testing, verification and fault-finding of all in-house products at appropriate stages of the manufacturing process.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum ONC/HNC in Electronic Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • High level of experience within electronic manufacturing and Test environment.
  • Thorough understanding of Test Methodologies. 
  • Excellent familiarity with basic and advanced electronic components and their in-circuit functionality. 
  • To be very competent in the reading of and interpretation of Circuit Diagrams, with respect to PCB assemblies and systems.
  • High level of Fault-finding ability to be able to Fault-find down to component level.
  • Ability to use basic and advanced test equipment  e.g. Digital Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, bench Power Supplies, Spectrum Analysers, Network Analysers, Function Generators etc.
  • To have very good general Communication skills.
  • Excellent Team Working skills.
  • Confident in dealing directly with Customers.

Main Responsibilities:

  • To test assemblies in accordance with written test procedures and achieve production delivery targets.
  • To be able to diagnose any faults on assemblies down to a component level.
  • Assist and Mentor junior Test staff with regards to Testing and Fault-finding of products.
  • Review problem/persistent Failures, and report findings to generate preventative actions.
  • To support the Chief of Test/Test Manager in the fault-finding/repair/design and manufacture of Test Fixtures and other support actions.
  • To understand and implement necessary anti-static precautions.
  • To follow instructions as indicated on BOM and route cards
  • To understand IPC standards with regard to own area.
  • To be aware of company health and safety requirements
  • To actively participate in the Companys Continuous Improvement Programme.
  • To generate and debug programs for the Takaya Flying Probe Machine.



TEL: 01322 293 286


Full Time


Engineering & Construction


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