Build & Test Technician | Aberdeen, UK

    The primary role to support the Build & Test Manager to assemble, integrate, configure, test and repair various VSAT/LTE communication equipment for land base and offshore customers.

    Interested? Send your CV & Cover Letter to

    Major Responsibilities

    • Perform upgrades and troubleshooting on equipment including but not limited to ; Cisco, iDirect, Comtech, Terrasat, Codan, Intellian, Cobham/SeaTel, Sailor, Iridium and Auto acquire systems.
    • Perform testing with various Ku, Ka and C-band equipment.
    • Complete all Build & Test documentation accurately and update online records.
    • 19” equipment rack assembly, cable wiring including coaxial, ethernet, power and data termination and testing.
    • Update and communicate job progress with supervisors and associated parties.
    • Attend Project kick-off meetings.
    • Identify and compile Bills of Material (BOM).
    • Configuration and testing of equipment returned from customer site ensuring equipment is ready to be deployed at short notice.
    • Return Materials Authorisation(RMA) co-ordination within and out with the region.
    • Assist Field Service with on-call duties.
    • General workshop duties.

    Qualifications & Professional Skills

    • Commercial field or military experience with satellite, RF, radar and microwave technologies.
    • 2+ years experience in technical design and production in a Build & Test environment.
    • Reliable and proven troubleshooting ability.
    • Knowledge of electrical systems and wiring.
    • Good knowledge and use of hand tools.
    • Proficient use of test equipment including spectrum analysers, power meters, multi-meters
      and ethernet cable testers.

    Attitude & Competencies

    • Highly motivated with a positive approach to all tasks.
    • Ability to work effectively within all levels internal and external.
    • Strong team player.
    • Willing to work overtime when required.
    • Ability to work under pressure.
    • Follows all Health & Safety at Work policies

    Interested? Send us your CV & Cover Letter to