RF Test Technician


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global leader within aerospace. Joining a really friendly, upbeat and driven team based in Portsmouth. There is an opening for several Test Technicians to work on an initial 6-month contract with the possibility of extension.

You will have the opportunity to performing unit electrical integration, and performance testing on satellite payloads and instruments, using Automated Test Equipment (ATE) and manual test equipment within a Cleanroom environment.

You must have a background doing Testing within Military, Commercial, Aerospace, Mobile Network, Telecommunications
Automated test experience/ measurement techniques in high reliability manufacturing / test area related to communication equipment
Electrical and communication engineering and measurement techniques, working to test procedures.
Practical / hands on relevant COTS Electrical and measurement instruments (oscilloscopes, multi-meters, Power Meters, Spectrum Analysers, Network analysers, PNA / PNA-X and signal Generators).

Working within a great team and culture of friendly people.
Working on innovative brand products for a Global leader within the world of Engineering that will enhance your CV
Discounted restaurant, onsite parking, train station within walking distance, shower, Bike Storage, Costa Coffee on site.

With this role comes the possibility of shift work:
Portsmouth working will initially be normal days (Monday to Friday) for a period of familiarisation, however, there is an expectation that the programme will require shift work at some point, which is typically 4 days on, 4 days off, 4 nights on and 4 nights off. Day shifts will run from 06:00 to 18:00 or 07:00 to 19:00 and nights shifts will run from 18:00 to 06:00 or 19:00 to 07:00. A shift uplift of 20% will be paid for shift hours between 06:00 and 22:00 and 33% for shift hours between 22:00 and 06:00.

Another common shift pattern:
Shift early 06:00hrs to 14:00 hrs for which 20% uplift is paid
Shift late 14:00 hrs to 22:00 hrs for which 20% uplift is paid
Night shift 22:00 to 06:00 hrs for which 33% uplift is paid
Some weekend working Saturday and Sunday may be required

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