CV: Test Engineer



Personal information
Contact information
Candidate Profile
 Date Submitted:27-08-2011
 Last Modified:27-08-2011 (05:19)
Job information
 Current job:Test Engineer
 Employment Term:Permanent
 Job location:Own country
 Date available:within a month
 Industry:Consulting/Engineering Services
 Keywordsvibration tests, thermal vacum, IPC 620, ESD, maccor, euroterm, electrical cycling, functional testing, black body

Contact details

  • Nationality: Polish



  • Excellent soldering skills including SMT (Surface Mounting Technology) and BGA (Ball Grid Array) in accordance to IPC 620
  • PCB (Printed Circuit Board) populating, fault analysing and repair
  • Ability to read drawings, circuit diagrams and schematics
  • High experience in fault finding to component level
  • Ability to set up and use complex test equipment (oscilloscopes, multimeters, insulation meters, etc.)
  • Mechanical assembly, excellent attention to details
  • Excellent IT skills including hardware configuration and implementation, network administration, fault finding and solving problems, MS Office, HTML, PSpace (basic)
  • ESD (Electrostatic Sensitive Device) protection and prevention awareness
  • Ability to provide professional work documentation, test manuals and procedures
  • Ability to provide professional work with required standard and high quality
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to understand detailed information
  • Ability to be productive in a high quality, professional and dynamic environment
  • Self accountable and self motivated, excellent time management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to form effective working relationships with people at all levels
  • English – very good, Russian - basic
  • Driving licence category B


Employment History

Since November 2010

Test Engineer – ABSL Space Products, F4, Culham, Oxfordshire OX14 3ED UK;


  • managing and very good understanding of environmental tests including Thermal Vacuum cycling, Vibration testing, Battery Electrical cycling (Maccor platform)
  • managing and very good understanding of safety flight device handling, battery functional testing, impedance testing, acquisition and data handling
  • project test management through whole test campaign
  • harness design, manufacture, test and QA inspection according to IPC 620
  • design, build and maintenance of Thermal Vacuum control unit, management and setup of Eurotherm controllers, Squirrel data takers internal LAN network development and implementation
  • test equipment maintenance including Thermal Vacuum control units, Eurotherm controllers and data takers (Grant data logger)
  • Black body test equipment maintenance (EGSE fault finding and repair)
  • new technologies implementation including remote access to the data acquisition units and Eurotherm controller through the LAN network, process management of laptops implementation over a test team, process management of portable Maccor unit design and implementation to the test team, process management of the extension nitrogen pipe implementation
  • complex staff training, procedure and drawings review, participation in project design and prototype implementation
  • participation and cooperation in work quality improvement with other department members 


Since November 2008

Manufacturing Engineer – ABSL Space Products, F4, Culham, Oxfordshire OX14 3ED UK;


  • precision assembly of fragile equipment (space qualified battery and black body hardware)
  • participation in project design and prototype implementation
  • drawings correction and technical support
  • parts inspection using precision metrology tools
  • work in low level of pollutants environment (clean room)


May 2007 – October 2008

Test and Repair Engineer - Ryzex plc, Ryzex House Bumpers Way, Bumpers Farm, Chippenham Wiltshire SN146LH UK;


  • evaluation and repair data capture hardware including handheld terminals, radio frequency mobile computers, WLAN devices, barcode scanners and thermal transfer label printers
  • testing a wide variety of PCB, calibration high complexity equipment, fault finding to board component and software level using schematics
  • SMT soldering and components assembly and wiring
  • repair faulty electrical/electronic equipment
  • staff training
  • electronic documentation production and management
  • self quality assurance


July 2006 – Jan 2007

Level III Engineer - A Novo, Wynnwith Office, Vulcan Road North, Norwich, Norfolk NR6 6AQ UK;

  • mobile phones repair and testing, PCB check and repair
  • SMT and BGA soldering
  • reading electronics schematics, fault finding
  • using of test equipment: oscilloscopes, multimeters, power supply
  • product quality assurance


24.08.2005 – July 2006

Repair Engineer - CRC CommunicAID Warsaw,  Poland;


  • mobile phones repair and testing, PCB check and repair
  • SMT and BGA soldering
  • reading electronics schematics, fault finding
  • using of test equipment: oscilloscopes, multimeters, power supply, wave couplers
  • product quality assurance


July 2005 – Aug 2005

Apprentice - Institute of Telecommunication, Military University of Technology Warsaw, Poland;

  • computer systems and network administration
  • computers configuration
  • LAN building and testing




  • 01.09.2009 – Open University, Open degree, qualification BSc(Hon)
  • 06.2008 – 03.2009 – University of Cambridge, New College of Swindon, ESOL level 2
  • 01.10.2001 – 30.06.2006 - Military University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland department: Electronics, specialisation: Telecommunication


Courses and certificates


  • Space systems engineering course (Southampton University, UK)
  • Torque (ABSL, UK)
  • ESD Principles and Prevention (CRC Poland, Anovo UK)
  • Lead free and BGA Soldering (Anovo, UK)
  • Use of test equipments (Anovo, UK)
  • English course ESOL, level 2 (University of Cambridge, UK)


Hobbies and Interests

  • Electronics (computers, hi-fi, domestic equipment)
  • Physics

Registering is the only way of posting vacancies and obtaining contact details of candidates in our CV database.

All it takes is a few minutes and a credit card (Visa or American Express). To sign-up to this service, simply click on the Register link and fill in the form. You will then have instant access to our system after on-line payment where you will be able to complete the transaction in either US Dollars, UK Pounds or Euros.

All online credit/debit card transitions are handled through our secure third party payment processors at WorldPay. Worldpay are part of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group, the 5th biggest banking group in the world, WorldPay payment solutions are trusted by thousands of businesses, big and small worldwide. 

Pricing starts at €450 (approx £400 or US$500 - use the convert tool for an exact conversion) for one month unlimited job postings and unlimited CV database access (for one user), with package discounts available if you have more permanent recruiting needs. For example, a Gold subscription will give you unlimited jobs posting and unlimited CV database access for one year at just over €250 per month!


2021 Pricing Structure (excluding VAT):

1 month - Discovery 450 euros convert
3 months - Bronze 1150 euros convert
6 months - Silver 1950 euros convert
12 months - Gold 3200 euros convert


If online payment is not convenient, give us a call at +33(0)622757477 or send us an email at We will set up an account for you and invoice you, but in this case, access to our website will be granted only after payment has been received. Note that you can also pay through PayPal.




Please note that the posting of academic positions is free of charge. All you need to do is email us your job description and we will post it for you.



Spacelinks is based in France so the following European Union regulations regarding electronic commerce apply:
- if your business is located outside the EU, VAT does not apply to you
- if your business is located in France, you will be charged a 20% VAT
- if your business is located in the EU and you don't have a valid VAT registration number, you will be charged a 20% VAT
- if your business is located in the EU and you do have a valid VAT registration number, you won't be charged VAT provided you give us your VAT number (mandatory for invoicing)



For sales enquiries and general information, you can call us on +33(0)622757477.
Support is available Mon-Fri on +33(0)622757477 or via email. Out-of-hours support is provided only via email.

Please also note that we are located in France. Our normal office hours are 09:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday. France timezone is GMT+1.



We are very serious about our job seekers privacy so only legitimate recruiters and employers are eligible for a recruiter account. All subscriptions requests will be manually approved and recruiter accounts constantly monitored. Users who enter inaccurate or incomplete information will not gain access to post jobs or search resumes. Sharing of login details with a third party will result in the suspension of the recruiter's account with no subscription refund.

To ensure you are approved, please include the following on your application:
* The website address of your Company. Under construction websites will be rejected.
* Email - Must end in Applications using free email accounts such as Hotmail, Yahoo or Gmail will be rejected.

Individual exceptions can be made on a case by case basis by emailing Accounts found not to be in compliance will be deleted.

Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2021 Spacelinks
Web Analytics