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Test and Verification Engineer

Job Title: Test and Verification Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hook, Hampshire
Industry:
Salary: Up to £400 per day + LTD Company
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1908-25_1565855902
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email: ashley.henson@sitecgroup.com
Job Published: August 15, 2019 08:58

Job Description

Sitec has a requirement for a Test and Verification Engineer for our client based in Hook, Hampshire. This is a contract role for an initial 6 monnths, the max rate of pay is up to £400.00 p/day.

Please note - due to the nature of the work, the successful candidate will need to hold DV clearance upon starting.


SCOPE OF POSITION:
To assist in the delivery of all test and verification activities pertaining to a stage within the 2C development.

The Test and Verification Engineer will be specifically responsible for all deliverables pertaining to the design and execution of test cases and test scripts for each designated test phase of the Programme to which they are allocated.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
The T&V Engineer will have the following key responsibilities:
* Identifying stage test phase motivators and contributing to the detailed stage test phase detailed project plans in conjunction with the Lead Engineer
* Compiling the stage test phase test cases
* Allocating and coordinating the stage test phase test execution schedules
* Assisting in the production of the stage and phase Risk Analysis
* Production of stage test phase Test Plans
* Production of stage phase Test Scripts including the definition of test data and expected results
* Evaluate and report on the progress and effectiveness of test effort against stage test phase project plans
* Assist in the review and validation all Subcontractor/Supplier test deliverables, including on-site inspections at Subcontractor/supplier premises.
* Production of the stage test phase Test Exit Reports
* Evaluate and report on the product quality of all stage and phase test deliverables
* Perform test execution of test phase test scripts, record and verify results and capture defects upon observation of non-compliance
* Responsible for defining the test environment configuration required to support scheduled tests during a stage test phase.


PROBLEM SOLVING RESPONSIBILITY:
The T&V Engineer will personally resolve problems related to:
* Issues arising from the T&V stage test phase test team
* Compiling the stage phase test cases
* Allocating and coordinating the stage test phase test execution schedules
* The production of stage phase test scripts including the definition of test data and expected results
* Evaluate and report on the progress and effectiveness of test effort against stage test phase plans
* Escalating issues concerning Subcontractor/Supplier test deliverables to the Lead Engineer
* Production of the stage test phase Test Exit Reports.
* Evaluate and report on the product quality of all stage and phase test deliverables


PERSON SPECIFICATION:

Formal Education and training:
* Educated to HND/Degree level either in a science or engineering based subject - essential
* Formal qualifications in testing - highly desirable

Experience:
* At least 3 years test engineering experience - essential
* Experience of projects involving multiple suppliers using varying delivery and test approaches - essential
* Knowledge and experience of IEEE829 and BS7925-2 (or equivalent) - essential
* Understanding of Problem, Change, Release and Configuration Management processes - essential
* Broad understanding of the Prince2 project management methodology - highly desirable
* Proven experience in Comms/network infrastructure testing - essential
* Knowledge of environmental/TEMPEST test techniques - highly desirable
* Knowledge of Military/secure/civil infrastructure systems testing - essential
* CISCO, Riverbed and Bluecoat experience

Other key skills/product knowledge:
* Multi-tasking and prioritisation skills
* Excellent team leading skills, including motivation and mentoring
* Excellent communication skills both internally within the T&V project and customers.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.