Systems Test and Integration Engineer - SW/HW Integration - DOORS - Yeovil

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3 months, with potential to extend
Nicholas Howard Ltd
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Systems Test and Integration Engineer - SW/HW Integration - DOORS - Yeovil

Nicholas Howard is delighted to be recruiting for a Systems Test and Integration Engineer to join a leading Integrated Systems and Technology Business, responsible for a wide portfolio of high technology programmes, complex integration, training and through-life support, spanning the defence and civil sectors. The role will support a high priority mission critical programme.

Duties include:

  • Providing and contributing to test activities to all intergated solutions programmes on I&T system level tasking
  • Ensuring that test procedures are developed in line with the system requirements and to the standards required by the I&T processes
  • Ensuring that test documentation is delivered to schedule and available for Test Readiness Reviews (TRR), and consistent across all Integrated Solutions programmes.
  • Ensuring that Test execution is completed to cost & schedule
  • Liaise with the system level I&T team to ensure maximum efficiency in running test, finding and diagnosing faults
  • Investigation of complex system level faults found through test
  • Monitoring and progressing fix development & embodiment
  • Ensuring I&T processes for fault reporting and investigation complied with
  • Producing, collecting and reporting appropriate metrics showing progress
  • Using metrics to guide decisions and for management reporting
  • Liaising with internal and external equipment engineers to ensure rapid diagnosis of problems

Key skills, qualifications and experience:

  • The engineer should be able to function well within a team, interfacing with the Test manager, Integration and Test team lead and team members from the internal test organisation
  • The engineer should be familiar with estimating and recording time and resource against planned testing and for coordinating test assets.
  • Demonstrable test experience across the full test life cycle. With a track record of delivery in complex, challenging, cutting edge test environments, with specific focus on Software test activity.
  • Demonstrated understanding of requirements and processes
  • Effective verbal and written communications
  • Good analytical skills

Desired skills, qualifications and experience:

  • Experience of MOD projects.
  • ISEB/ISTQB accredited
  • Experience of DOORs
  • Experience of System Integration and IV&V
  • Experience of Jira

The role can offer a competitive rate, along with options for remote working and a 9 working day fortnight. Please register your interest by applying now!

*Please note, candidates will need to be eligible to go through the vetting process in order to acquire SC level security clearance - please ensure you are eligible prior to applying.

Liaising with internal and external equipment engineers to ensure rapid diagnosis of problem