|Location: Somerset||Salary: Negotiable|
|Sector: Client Delivery, Defence, Engineering||Specialism:|
|Type: Permanent||Contact: Beth Currid|
Systems Test Engineer
We are seeking a Systems Test Engineer to join a highly reputable defence and aerospace organisation who are looking to employ an experienced engineer with a background in Integration, Verification and Validation. As a Systems Test Engineer you will ensure that Integration is at the forefront of IV&V with a focus on driving out defects at an early stage within the development process.
It is desirable for the successful candidate to have a relevant Degree in Engineering, or another relevant discipline, and have a keen interest in being a Systems Test Engineer. If you have previous commercial experience as a Systems Test Engineer within the defence industry that would be a plus!
Some of the main duties of the Systems Test Engineer will include:
- Write and agree the Integration strategy with other key project stakeholders, tailoring the standard IV&V process to meet the needs of the project & Integration Plans
- Review Integration aspects across the whole of the allocated project - not just at System level - to ensure integration is being conducted in the most efficient manner possible
- Demonstrate year-on-year efficiency improvements within the IV&V discipline
- Engage with other IVV&V discipline leads to constantly improve IV&V process and tooling across the AOW business
What experience you need to be the successful Systems Test Engineer:
- Educated to Degree level in Engineering (or another relevant discipline)
- Minimum 5 years' experience in a Systems Engineering lead role (IVV lead desirable), with demonstrable, practical experience of planning & managing Integration on complex software-centric projects.
- Good working knowledge of test tools (including automated test tools) and test data generation techniques.
- Good working knowledge of DOORS and how this tool is used to facilitate successful change management and acceptance.
- Competent with Microsoft Office
This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Systems Test Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested, please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!
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