Lead AIT Engineer

Location Stevenage
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000-80000
Contact name: Ronan Maher

Contact email: ronan@platform-recruitment.com
Job ref: 91506
Published: 3 months ago

Stevenage – Lead AIT Engineer – £50k-£80k – Space

Platform Recruitment has partnered with an innovator within the space industry in a bid to find their next Lead AIT Engineer! You will act as the technical interface between the comapny and their vendors and customers in relations to AIT process. You will be responsible for detailed technical interactions with vendors and customers to ensure that products are ready for a smooth, successful AIT.


Main Duties:

+ Verifying that units are designed and implemented to meet testing requirements

+ Planning and implementing the assembly and test of subsystems and satellites payloads

+ Leading the development of hardware and software tools

+ Ensuring vendors are capable to ensure a quality product is delivered to the customer needs

+ Conception and definition of test procedures, test plans and test strategies


Skills and Experience Required:

+ 5+ years in the space industry in a similar position

+ Experience with a variety of communications electronics and payloads

+ Experience in AIT campaigns

+ Proven experience in scripting and test automation

+ Strong electronics knowledge



+ The salary is circa £50k-£80k depending on experience

+ This role is based in Stevenage, however may allow for some hybrid working


If you feel like you have the right skills and experience, then please apply with a copy of your updated CV and we will be in touch with more details.