Functional System Test Engineer

Job Title: Functional System Test Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £40 - £45 per hour + Dependant on Experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1807-76_1533636373
Contact Name: Chris Doyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2018 11:06

Job Description

Sitec has a requirement for a Functional System Test Engineer for our prestigious client. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a leading company within the aerospace industry.

Are client provide integrated Satcom Network Systems to enable Secure Communications for its customers. The systems are built utilising the latest technologies, utilising both in-house products and industrial stand network equipment.
The role is based in Portsmouth and there will be a need to travel to potentially three integration test facilities in the UK.

This is a contract role for an estimated 6 Months. The pay rate for this role is £45 per hour LTD Company.

Job summaryof Functional System Test Engineer:

* Writing Test procedures and test reports for the verification of all releases.
* Provide input to and support TRRs, TRBs and DRBs
* Testing/ verifying major components of the Core Airbus Products on remote platforms within different security domains.
* Testing/ verifying deliveries by configuring and setting up all necessary equipment in the labs
* Providing support to the other test facilities & live networks either from Portsmouth Lab or on site at the actual facilities in the UK.
* Verify (OR/SPR) resolution
* Recording observations on SPRs with sufficient detail to aid the development team to rectify.

Essential Skills of Functional System Test Engineer:

* Proven strong knowledge of software testing of systems written using Java, Python and Jython scripts.
* Sound knowledge and experience of writing test plans and test procedures from system/sub-system requirements Specifications.
Desirable Skills
* Understanding of Satellite Network Management System architecture and satellite communication systems.
* Have experience of Software developments using the Agile methodology.
* Ability to query a DB2 database.
* Awareness of TOMCAT.
* Familiarity with configuring Virtual machines
* Experience with Rational ClearCase and ClearQuest (or similar configuration control and change control tools).
* Experience with DOORs.
* Configuration Management tools such as Clearcase/Clearquest

Successful applicants will be required to be Security Cleared prior to appointment.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.