Test Engineer

Engineering & Technical
£25,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Contract Type:
Full time

The Just Recruitment Group are currently recruiting for a Test Engineer for their client based in Colchester, Essex. 

The successful applicant will join the production team to fault find high performance Intel® processor single board computers, switches and networking cards. 

Suitable applicants will have a strong digital electronics background with microprocessor experience and be able to read and understand manufacturers’ data sheets and schematics. 

He or she will be expected to identify faults down to signal level, identifying which component has failed. 

A familiarity with oscilloscopes, logic analysers and In Circuit Emulators (ICE) is assumed. In addition to the technical aptitude, the role requires the ability to work to tight time scales, and to support our test technicians with product testing when required. 


You should be educated to graduate standard (preferred), or qualified to UK Higher National Diploma (HND) standard in Electronics or equivalent. You will have a number of years practical experience working on similar complex products, including experience of some of the following: 
• 32/64 bit microprocessors, preferably Intel 80x86 architecture 
• High performance communications peripheral devices, for example Gigabit Ethernet 
• Complex programmable logic devices 
• High performance interconnects, for example PCI Express or RapidIO 
• High speed digital logic (400MHz and faster) 
• Advanced memory technologies such as DDR 4 SDRAM 
A working knowledge of any of the following would be a distinct advantage: VME bus, CompactPCI, VPX, PMC, XMC or AMC architectures. It is also important that you have the ability to interact well with other technical staff. 


Very competitive salary package, with generous relocation allowance within the UK where appropriate. Company-supported private pension scheme. Non-contributory private health insurance scheme. 

For more information on this position, please contact Just Recruitment Group Ltd at braintree@justrecruitment.co.uk or telephone 01376 528660 quoting job reference 905180.