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    Technology & Digital

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    Jake Johal

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    20 June 2024

Test Engineer | Electronics/SIT/UAT/Regression | Salary starting from £40,000+ | Bath | Onsite | 2 Interview Stages

Are you passionate about the maritime industry and the innovative technology it involves?

Are you looking to work with a leading global maritime technology company experiencing tremendous growth?

Are you excited about joining a dynamic team of six in a company known for its internal promotions and success?

Do you thrive in an environment that prioritizes training engineers to the highest standards?

Have you done automation or interested in learning it?

Yolk Recruitment is partnering with a top-tier maritime technology firm that is expanding rapidly. They are seeking a skilled Test Engineer to join their team to ensure the readiness of their electronic products for market release.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for validating a range of electronic products through comprehensive testing processes. This role includes manual black-box testing, systems integration testing, and user acceptance testing, all with a focus on enhancing customer experience.


  • Review and analyze project requirements and documentation.
  • Develop test conditions and acceptance criteria to ensure product usability.
  • Plan and perform tests for products using communication protocols like VHF, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth.
  • Conduct pre-compliance testing to meet certification standards.
  • Create and present detailed test plans, scenarios, and reports.
  • Set up and maintain test environments with necessary tools and connectivity.
  • Document and evaluate test results, manage defects, and retest fixes.
  • Assist in root cause analysis and issue resolution.
  • Design and execute regression test suites.
  • Monitor and report on test progress, product quality, and potential design improvements.
  • Coordinate with third-party testing companies for external validation.
  • Ensure products meet industry standards (e.g., ISO 9001:2015).
  • Identify and manage risks, issues, and dependencies.
  • Enhance team processes and procedures through collaboration.


  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities.
  • Effective problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Experience in test design, planning, and estimation.
  • Familiarity with various testing methodologies (SIT, UAT, regression).
  • Hands-on experience with electronics and mechanical components.
  • Proficiency with test management tools (e.g., JIRA, Zephyr).
  • Understanding of requirements traceability and SDLC.
  • Experience testing on Android and iOS devices.
  • Proficiency with Windows OS and Microsoft Office tools.
  • Use of test support tools (multimeters, data loggers).
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., SVN, BitBucket).
  • Degree in electronics or communication (preferred).
  • ISEB/ISTQB certification or equivalent (preferred).


  • Experience with structured testing and manual black-box testing.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to simplify and communicate complex issues effectively.
  • Capability to prioritize workload and manage time efficiently.
  • Openness to new ideas and adaptability to changing requirements.
  • Dedication to personal and technical development.
  • Knowledge of modern testing practices and methodologies.


  • Private healthcare
  • Pension up to 5%
  • 25 days annual leave + plus bank holidays and increased with length longer service

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