Job Description

Job Location

Farnborough, UK

Type of Job

Permanent

Salary / Rate

Job Ref:

TB285424

Instrumentation Testing Engineer

Our Client based in Farnborough is looking for an Instrumentation Testing Engineer to join their team to contribute in Seismic Instrumentation Testing. Our Client is an innovative maritime robotics focussed technology company with significant shareholders.

Job Description

Seismic acquisition system hardware Installation and setup

Operating Seismic acquisition system during lab tests and sea-trials

Conducting seismic sensor characterisation test measurements

Conducting seismic sensor circuit timing delay test measurements

Active participations in integration tests

Helping in cabling and connector termination for the prototype tests

Provide on request full details of 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 company’s technical standards and SEG standards

Seismic acquisition system support by direct participation in sea-trials offshore.

Participate actively in maintaining 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

Required qualifications &  Experience-

Education level – BSC or MSc in electronic engineering, computer science, or similar disciplines.

Have a good understanding of seismic acquisition sensors such as hydrophones, geophones and accelerometers.

Have a good understanding of Analog to Digital Converters (ADC), principles and practices

Have a good understanding of seismic sensors characterisation principles and measurement methods

Have a good understanding of circuit signal time delays and measurement methods

Person Specification

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

Is excited to learn and equip themselves with new skills and technologies

Is willing to travel domestically and internationally within the company to support testing and trials

Have a good understanding of signal processing, principles and practices

Have a good understanding of signal transmission lines

Have a good understanding of Instrument Tests and sensor signal quality

Have a good command in using Oscilloscopes and Function generators

Desirable qualifications & experience

Experience working with OBN seismic acquisition surveys would be an advantage. However in absence of experience, relevant training will be provided.

Experience working with SEG data formats and standards would be an advantage

Experience with hydrophone sound box measurements would be an advantage

Experience with shake table sensor measurements would be an advantage

Experience with GPS time and frequency system would be an advantage

Have a good understanding of Signal Spectral Analysis and Fourier transforms

Linux skills to complete seismic acquisition system tests day to day tasks

Have a good understanding of network configuration, switches etc.

Ability to communicate effectively on technical subject matter

Interested in this job? Call us on: 0118 981 1110