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Test Lead (V&V)

  • Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire, England
  • Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: Medical Devices
  • Function: Systems Test Engineer
  • Contact: Jonathan Birbeck
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 15 August 2021
  • Job Ref: 28496/002_1626438267

Test Lead / Permanent / Engineering / Basingstoke

We are currently looking for a Test Lead to join a brand new Systems division of a rapidly growing business in the Aldershot area (we ideally need engineers to commit to 40% work on site with the rest remote).

The company are growing rapidly and this is an exciting time to be a part of a business that are really making a positive difference to people's lives.


  • Lead V&V test planning, execution and reporting.

  • Define testing strategies by working with product development and other teams across the company.

  • Develop detailed test plans per the specifications and execute test cases via a combination of automation or manual testing.

  • Evaluate, select and develop test automation tools and frameworks applying latest techniques and processes.

  • Ensures that all test developments follow a disciplined engineering process.

  • Provides test forecasts and identifies test lab needs for future projects.

  • Coordinating work activities with other Managers/Team Leaders.

  • Managing and prioritising the daily activities of the team of laboratory technicians.

  • Identifying and managing external suppliers of equipment and services as required.

Due to the nature of the role we require an engineer with the following experience:

  • Substantial engineering experience (8+ years) and verification experience (4+ years) in a highly regulated industry

  • Experience with MDD/MDR.

  • In-depth understanding of Test Plans, Protocols, Reports and Design Transfer for ISO-9001

  • Good understanding of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM).

  • Experience supporting systems engineering investigations.

  • Breadth of understanding across other engineering domains, i.e. electrical, mechanical, software.