EVT Cryo Cooler Test Engineer

Line Up Aviation
County of Herefordshire
10 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Line Up Aviation has carved its own place in the recruitment of Aviation and Aerospace personnel all over the world for more than 30 years. We work with some of the industry's best known companies who demand the highest standard of applicants.

Role: EVT Cryo Cooler Test Engineer

Location: Stevenage

Salary: D.O.E

Duration: 6 Months Minimum


Our client is an international commercial aircraft manufacturer with multiple divisions. They now require a EVT Cryo Cooler Test Engineer.

The successful candidate will be required to apply for and receive a disclosure Scotland certificate prior to commencement of the contract.

The cost of the application is met by the contractor and not redeemable from the client.

Job Description

Undertaking a full range of engineering activities within the electrical test team for Cryo Cooler programs, where the primary role is to configure, instrument and undertake test operations on space equipment using specialist /bespoke test equipment to meet customer quality test standards and requirements.

Responsible for Electrical Test activities on Cryo Cooler programs to include all aspects of test setup, execution and post process activities.

Working in conjunction with the Environmental Test Manager and Lead EVT Engineer:

  • Review, interpretation execution of electrical test requirements.
  • Provide test solutions.
  • Definition of project test equipment requirements.
  • To provide technical inputs to formal project reviews.
  • Preparation of test plans, test procedures and test reports.
  • Preparing and organising electrical and mechanical test activities.
  • Performing electrical integration, manual and automated test at unit, subsystem & system level.
  • Ensure standard electrical AIT processes are applied for bespoke project specific Cryo-cooler requirements.
  • Electrical test and support during environmental test activities.
  • Maintain test instrumentation, facilities and equipment including a robust planned preventative maintenance cycle.
  • Liaise with internal customers about their projects.
  • Provide technical input into test equipment design and procurement. Including test equipment reliability, root cause analysis of process and quality errors, and identifying improvement opportunities.
  • Ensure safety standards are met and safe working practices adhered to. Ensure all procedures work instructions and processes are followed and correctly annotated on the completion of every operation.


Demonstrable experience working in an Electrical/Mechanical test environment.

In depth knowledge of testing of high value, high precision assemblies.

Self-motivated and able to learn quickly through on-the-job experience.

Development of Automatic Test procedures (ATP) using bespoke high level test S/W language, for execution of the test and control of the test environment.

Computer Literacy - especially in Microsoft office with advanced knowledge of Excel.

Competent in the use of various types of test equipment used for electrical and mechanical measurements.

Competence and awareness of pressurised systems and pressure vessels.

Understanding of technical documents (drawings, procedures, technical notes) and general engineering practices utilised in the Aerospace industry.

Writing and updating technical documentation specifically test procedures.

Development of Automatic Test procedures (ATP) using bespoke high level test S/W language, for execution of the test and control of the test environment.

The candidate must be prepared to be flexible in working hours, the test lab covers 24hours a day so ability to cover varying shifts is required. And occasional Overseas travel

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Carla Olliver at Line Up Aviation

Due to the number of applications we receive, it's not always possible to contact unsuccessful applicants. Unless you hear from us within 14 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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