Test Engineer

JOB TITLE:      Test Engineer

SALARY:          Competitive

HOURS:           37½ hours per wk – Mon – Thurs 0815 – 1700/ Fri 0815 – 1245  (Overtime hours possible)

LOCATION:      Norwich, NR7

Are you an experienced Test Engineer who is looking for a change?  Are you craving a new challenge where no day or task is the same?  If so, you are the candidate for us!


We are growing our production team and have several brand-new Test Engineer roles available.

These positions will be responsible for testing a range of world class products by checking and verifying build standards and functioning of equipment to engineering specification and tolerances.

Within this role you will also be required to work and communicate with other departments during production such as Mechanical Fitters, Wiring Team and Engineering.

The main responsibilities will include:

  • Test complex electronic and electro-mechanical systems
  • Fault finding and where necessary recommend any corrective actions required
  • Responsible for raising MRBs and closing down test operations on the company’s ERP system
  • Required to receive work instructions from your Team Leader and ensure your time is booked to the correct cost code using the company’s ERP system
  • Responsible for conducting customer witness factory acceptance tests (FATs) in a professional manner
  • Any other such duties that may be reasonably compatible with the nature and scope of the role


To be a successful candidate for this role you must be able to demonstrate the below attributes and skillsets:

  • Must have relevant experience in a similar role
  • Educated to a minimum of NVQ / City & Guilds level 3 in a relevant discipline or completed a recognised apprenticeship (in electronics or electro-mechanical engineering)
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, wiring schedules and circuit diagrams
  • Proficient in soldering, crimping, lacing and splicing
  • Assembly and testing/repair of PCBs
  • Competent in the use of electronic test equipment and able to follow complex test specifications
  • Proficient in fault finding and ability to diagnose in a methodical method involving others when necessary
  • Familiarity with a variety of Mil Spec Connectors, Cable Ident and Cable production techniques
  • Be a good team player with the ability to work using own initiative when required
  • Have the aptitude to produce workmanship to the highest industry standards

If you’re ready to take the next step in your career and be a part of a company that values your skills and contributions, we encourage you to apply for our Test Engineer position today by contacting recruitment@msi-dsl.com.