Graduate Test Development Engineer

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  • Salary:
    negotiable / Competitive
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  • Posted:
    7 days ago
  • Category:
    Test Development Engineer
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We are working with a Northamptonshire based company, who are seeking a new graduate (2024) for this fantastic opportunity to gain experience and learn skills to be able to independently design and develop Automatic Test Equipment solutions to the highest quality.

An established company who is vastly experienced test equipment manufacturer and one of very few companies providing the complete test solution, from test system design and build all the way through to fixturing and test software for the electronics industry. Their quality and unrivalled expertise means they can offer a range of solutions to their customers.

They pride themselves having an enviable reputation for supplying quality products and services, where precision counts. Responsive to their customers’ needs they provide progressive and customised solutions. As a trusted partner they have over 3000 installed test applications, ISO9001 accreditation and global customers across sectors such as: aerospace, automotive, defense, energy and Rail.

General Description

Learn how to:-

  • Design and develop electronic test applications for functional test.
  • Define the test approach and document the project scope for each assignment.
  • Prepare and develop product test specifications and procedures in-line with customer’s requirements.
  • Test Program Generation using LabVIEW™ and TestStand.
  • Commissioning of Test Applications on site at customer premises around the world.
  • Ensuring that procurement, design, development, test and implementation are within project scope and /budget.
  • Support the preparation of project proposals and specifications for external bids.

Training Provided

Schematic Capture, Electronic and Electrical Design, Pneumatic System Design, LabVIEW and TestStand Programming, Software Installation.

The Ideal Candidate

The successful candidate will have a degree in electronic engineering/electrical engineering, be a self-starter with excellent organisational skills and the ability to work on a variety of projects. Someone who enjoys a team environment and have strong verbal and written skills. Essentially you will live within the Northamptonshire area and hold a full UK or EU Drivers licence.


  • Salary £Competitive
  • Bonus Scheme – shares 10% of company profits equally between employees
  • Working Monday to Friday – 37.5 hours per week (flexitime)
  • 20 Days plus Bank holidays – (Increasing by 1 day every two years to a maximum of 25 days) + bank holidays
  • Pension
  • 20% contribution to Health care
  • On-site parking 

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