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Digital Test Design Engineer

Digital Test Design Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    Up to £70 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Digital Test Design Engineer

£70 per hour inside ir35

6 months (extension highly likely)

Stevenage - Hybrid working

Two stage virtual interview

Immediate start date available

Sector: Aerospace & Defence

Current SC security clearance required on submission

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a digital test design engineer to working with a leading aerospace company creating cutting edge aerospace technology.

The successful candidate will generate the software and validation of ground-based test systems capable of carrying out both proof-of-design and performance tests within a world leading high-tech space product business-line.

This is an exciting opportunity to work alongside a project setting new highest in the space industry.


  • Software design and debug
  • Hardware/software integration and debug
  • Test validation and design proving
  • Design and software control (versioning, documentation, technical reviews)
  • Work efficiently within a dedicated test system design team

Core Skills:

  • Very strong background in software design and implementation, especially in the context of a test application
  • Strong experience in the following software languages: Python, Javascript, HTML, plus version control systems (e.g. svn/git)
  • Strong experience in using test instrumentation interfaces (SCPI, visa/pyvisa, GPIB)
  • Familiar with Agile project methods
  • Proven track-record working within a product "design and test" business environment
  • Experienced in software/hardware integration and debug

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of working within a product manufacture/test domain
  • RF test and measurement experience
  • Knowledge of digital electronics design and manufacture (schematic capture, PCB, FPGA/ASIC, power architecture)