Instrumentation Testing Engineer

Farnborough, Hampshire

Instrumentation Testing Engineer

Permanent Staff Position

Location: Farnborough

Looking for an Instrumentation Testing Engineer to contribute in Seismic acquisition Instrumentation testing aspects for our clients in-house developed autonomous underwater drones known as Ocean Bottom Seismic robotic Vehicle.

You will be:

  • Self-driven to deliver quality Instrumentation testing and can meet deadlines with confidence.
  • Have a proactive attitude and a professional approach in working with cross-disciplinary teams
  • Excited to learn and equip themselves with new skills and technologies.
  • Are willing to travel domestically and internationally within the company to support testing and trials.

Your Key Responsibilities will be:

  • Ocean Bottom Seismic robotic Vehicle.
  • Seismic acquisition system hardware Installation and setup.
  • Seismic acquisition system software installation and setup.
  • Operating Ocean Bottom Seismic Robotic Vehicle Seismic acquisition system during lab tests and sea-trials.
  • Conduct seismic sensor characterisation test measurements.
  • Conducting seismic sensor circuit timing delay test measurements
  • Active participation in Ocean Bottom Seismic robotic Vehicle integration tests.
  • Helping in cabling and connector termination for the prototype tests.
  • Provide on request full details of the seismic acquisition system equipment list to aid shipping to and from the trials.
  • Provide full details of seismic acquisition system power requirements to aid trial preparations
  • Adhere to compliance with the company's technical standards and SEG standards.
  • Ocean Bottom Seismic robotic Vehicle seismic acquisition system support by direct participation in sea trials offshore.
  • Participate actively in maintaining the Geophysical module and Seismic acquisition system Inventory.
  • Adhere to HSEQ compliance requirements during lab and trial tests.
  • Take part in enhancing seismic acquisition system technical documentation with system installation, configuration, testing and implementation user guides.

Your Skills Knowledge and Experiences:

  • Education level - BSC or MSc in electronic engineering, computer science, or similar disciplines.
  • Have a good understanding of Analog to analog-to-digital converters (ADC), principles and practices.
  • Have some understanding of circuit signal time delays and measurement methods.
  • Have some understanding of signal processing, principles and practices.
  • Have a good understanding of signal transmission lines.
  • Have some understanding of Instrument Tests and sensor signal quality.

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