Network Test Engineer

Ref: DS_NetEng_JOB  ·  Posted on 08 August 2022


Our client is a well-established defence and space company that specialise in the development of Satellite products, Satellite communications, and spacecraft payloads across the UK. They are industry leading innovators for everything aerospace focused within the industry.

They are looking for a Network Test Engineer to fill a 6 month on site role. The ideal candidate will be experience in producing network solutions and be competent in CISCO (CCNA or CCNP), SNMP, FTP, and networking theory.

Key responsibilities
  • Be an effective and productive member of the team including being the lead focal point for escalations.
  • Using appropriate tools and techniques, design and develop solutions to Client’s standards and to meet the build requirements of the product.
  • Produce build specifications and build reports for nominated products
  • Produce hardware and software solutions for integration into the test system where required.
  • Document these solutions to the required standards and achieve QA acceptance of the build method and documentation thereof.
  • Be responsible for own career development.
  • Be responsible for own time keeping with regard to task milestones.
  • Maintain a record of all work carried out, either in formal drawings and specifications or in engineering log books.
Skills & experience
  • A Technical qualification (CCNA/CCNP) backed by several years experience producing network solutions.
  • Several years’ experience in a similar role within industry.
  • Familiar with test and integration methods for software, hardware and network systems, and strong in the build development methods for at least one of these.
  • Competent in all skills as shown: CISCO (CCNA or CCNP), SNMP, FTP, networking theory.

The client would also like to see some of the below, but this is not essential:

  • Netcool, DOORS, Starteam (configuration tool)

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Please note that the client has determined that the off-payroll working rules will apply to this assignment and therefore this contract will be run through an Umbrella Company. Income tax and primary national insurance contributions will be deducted at source from any payments made to the intermediary.

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