Vacancy detail

Test Engineer - Senior

£40,000 – £60,000

Location: United Kingdom (Bristol – Bristol) Type: Permanent

Test Engineer - Senior

We are looking to recruit the ideal Test Engineer for our exciting client who are one of Europe's leaders in security and defence and one of the world's fastest-moving and industry-leading space businesses.

The successful Test Engineer will get the chance to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, which has been constantly innovating to provide efficient and technologically advanced solutions in aerospace, defence and connected services across the world for over 15 years.


The successful Test Engineer must be able to carry out the following tasks:

  • Performing in-house and/or external testing for Cryptographic and or Key Management Systems.
  • Documenting the tests and test results for allocated area of responsibility
  • Verification and Validation specifications, procedures, schedules and reports are produced, demonstrating appropriate test coverage.
  • Appropriate tools and techniques are used to integrate, qualify, verify, validate and accept equipment to Airbus Defence & Space standards and to customer specifications.


The ideal Test Engineer should have experience of the following:

  • Must have experience of formal Verification and Validation of networked electronic equipment and/or supporting software applications
  • Familiar with test and integration methods for software development
  • TCP/IP network configuration and test
  • Test script/software development e.g. Python
  • Automated Test Experience


The client is offering the following comprehensive compensation package:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Annual profit share
  • Enhanced pay for maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave
  • Strong career development
  • Offering flexible working

Because of the nature of work undertaken, these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. If you meet this criteria you will also undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum DV level

Reference: AMC/PDU/2021-TES

Apply for this vacancy

Your CV will be sent to the selected department. At no time will your CV be sent outside of Anson McCade without your authorisation.

Your name

Your email address

Attach a file (CV formats accepted: .doc, .docx, .txt, .pdf)


Prior to submission of this form, the user acknowledges and accepts Anson McCade's Terms and Conditions of Use + Privacy Policy

I acknowledge and accept