Electronic Test Engineer

  • Job Reference: BSP407092
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Bluestream People
  • Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £38,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable for the right experience
  • Sector: Engineering, Engineering > Electronic / Electrical, Engineering > Project Management, Senior Appointments
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Mike
  • Email: info@bluestreampeople.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01235 838 568

Job Description

As Electronic Test Engineer you will be part of a small friendly team, working on a large variety of projects for clients in the space and nuclear sectors across Europe and USA.

As Electronic Test Engineer you will be part of a growing company with a reputation for technical excellence.

Your day-to-day duties include

  • The characterisation of electronic components during space radiation testing. 
  • Measurement of electronic instruments
  • Selecting and assembling a suite of measuring instruments for a given test and write code to acquire
  • Quality, documentation and data fidelity, so as to achieve full compliance with the customers’ specifications and deliver to budget and on time. 

Experience required

  • BSc or equivalent  in electronic, engineering or a related topic.
  • Use of measuring instruments
  • VISA API, and C++ coding 
  • Be able to communicate with hardware and instrumentation
  • M-threading applications, and writing drivers for individual instruments
  • Hands-on soldering and board prototyping 
  • Have worked in an ISO9001 environment 
  • Be prepared to travel to customer sites

Rewards and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension matched to 12%
  • Life insurance
  • Income protection
  • Health care plans and other benefits


A  growing company with an enviable reputation across the space and nuclear industries across UK and beyond. A company who truly values its people and supports career development.

Radiation testing | Electronics | Instrumentation | Measurement Instrumentation | VISA API | C++ | ISO9001 | Testing |


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