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Electronic Test Team Lead

Electronic Test Team Lead - Swindon

£32,000 - £38,000 Per Annum - Engineering
Ref: 1356 Date Posted: Monday 11 Nov 2019
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Electronic Test Team Lead

Swindon, Wiltshire

£32,000 - £38,000 Per Annum

Purpose of Job: To lead a team of electronic test technicians responsible for testing RF over fibre products. Responsible for the delivery of high quality products on time to the customer satisfaction.

Reporting to: Manufacturing Manager


  • Test of electronic systems, RF, power supplies and racks
  • RF test on variety of products e.g. Gain, P1dB, IP3, Noise Figure
  • Component level fault finding/debugging
  • Customer Equipment repair
  • Team Lead for a small team of test technicians
  • Responsible for achieving delivery dates
  • Support Production Engineer on (NPI) New Product Introduction


  • RF test experience e.g. Network/Spectrum Analyser and Noise Figure measurements
  • High level of understanding of RF principles and Analytical skills
  • Excellent component level fault finding/debugging skills
  • Manual soldering skills to a very high standard (surface mount and leaded)
  • Ability to follow written and automated test procedures
  • Fibre Optics Knowledge
  • Familiarity with ISO 9001-2015 quality practices


  • ONC/HNC in electronics engineering or equivalent


  • Self-motivated
  • A passion for electronics in general
  • Must be able to adapt to change in daily work priorities
  • Must take pride in producing quality work
  • Results driven


  • Team Focus – You put the needs of the team first, before your own needs and drive to achieve the goals of the department.
  • Creativity and innovation – Possessing a passion for driving continuous improvement by spotting opportunities and seeking the views of others
  • Keeping Commitments – You demonstrate a can-do attitude and you drive to complete tasks and projects and report that they are completed, even when other opportunities arise which appear to be more interesting.
  • Teaching and Sharing – You share what you know with others and seek to learn from the vast pool of knowledge in others
  • You understand that you are partly responsible for on time delivery and directly responsible for the quality of the products we are shipping to customers.

Key Objectives:

  • OTD of 90% +
  • Reduce RMA backlog to achieve & maintain a 10 day evaluation service level agreement on all new RMAs
  • Reduce RMA rate
  • Reduce rework in test


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