Senior Verification Test Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 2334

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £65,000 - £70,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


  • Definition and execution of test protocols from system, user and risk related requirements
  • Reviewing of test related documentation (protocols, reports, memorandums, etc.)
  • Creation of bespoke test environments and rigs (software, hardware or combination of both)
  • Contributing to the overall compliance of the system, and identification of gaps (including documentation)
  • Understanding system level behaviour and ensuring this is fully verified and documented
  • Technical oversight of a small technical team of test engineers
  • Monitoring and reporting test progress to the Task Manager
  • Developing process improvements to streamline test activities

About You:

  • Significant experience in a test/verification role
  • High attention to detail and excellent communication skills
  • Experience of planning and executing tests from requirements (core and derived)
  • Experience of defining system test approaches incorporating software, electronics and mechanics
  • Exposure to Device Risk Management
  • A strong degree in a technical / scientific discipline or significant experience in a similar role


  • Robotics
  • Verification of Medical Devices (or alternatively, another highly regulated industry such as Aero-space)
  • Working in an Agile environment
  • Awareness of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
  • Familiarity with medical devices standards and certification
  • Experience of delivering products to market
  • Experience of scripting languages such as Python
  • Experience with HAST/HALT and environmental testing an advantage

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK