Test Engineer

Test Engineer

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  • Industry:

    Electronic Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £35k - 45k per year + Company + Share Benefits

  • Contact:

    Alex Flory

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  • Job Published:

    about 2 months ago

The Company

SoCode Recruitment are pleased to be partnering with a ground-breaking bio-tech company based in Cambridge. The company are a rapidly growing market leader, working on cutting edge DNA products, and have successfully commercialised proprietary gene technology.

The Position

They are looking for a Test Engineer to join their close-knit multidisciplinary team of mechanical, electronic and software engineers, synthetic and surface chemists, physicists and biologists. As a Test Engineer you will develop test rigs and protocols, and conduct tests, to compliment product development and manufacturing activities.

As a test engineer you will take ownership of several tasks including:

  • Design and development of the test rigs
  • Implementing actuation mechanisms and data-logging solutions, working
  • Working with the lead engineer/scientist on the requirements of the experimental set-up
  • Procurement of the standard and bespoke components
  • Assembly and de-bug

This role requires someone who is willing to work independently but will also have the opportunity to learn from those around them.

Skills Needed

  • Experience of having taken ownership for the design and development of test rigs and the diligent execution of robust test protocols
  • Knowledge of standard data logging platforms and data analysis tools
  • Knowledge of a range of prototyping and low-volume manufacturing methods
  • Experience of working within a quality management system,
  • Experience of developing jigs and fixtures for manufacturing and assembly purposes

This role can offer a salary between £35,000 - £45,000 plus share options.

Call to Action

So, if you like the ad, or you’d at least like to know some more, what’s next? You have 3 options….

Number 1: Click the little apply button (don’t worry, we’ll discuss before your CV or application goes anywhere)

Number 2: Email me directly on

Number 3: You can find me on LinkedIn (Alexander Flory)