Test Engineer


Even during uncertain times, SubSea Craft are still actively recruiting. Following a successful recruitment drive, having onboarded three key members of personnel remotely, we are looking for an enthusiastic test engineer to join our leading advanced maritime technology business. The successful candidate will play a key role in achieving SubSea Craft’s objectives by developing managing and implementing test activities for our submersible craft. 


The role:

  • Lead the planning and delivery of all engineering test activities 

  • Manage the development of test procedures, ensuring that all test procedures are developed in line with the system requirements 

  • Work alongside the project manager, ensuring that test documentation is delivered to schedule and available for design reviews 

  • Working with the Operations Team to ensure operational safety and regulatory compliance throughout the testing cycle 

  • Investigation of complex system level faults found through test monitoring  

  • Tracking test activities, non-compliances and results to feed into the design cycle  

  • Lead on ensuring processes for fault reporting and investigation are complied with 

  • Producing, collecting and reporting appropriate metrics showing progress 

  • Work collaboratively with established partner organisations to deliver robust integration of test plans within defined trials periods.  


The candidate:

  • Significant test engineering experience 

  • Demonstrate test involvement across full lifecycle of a project 

  • Acknowledged engineering certification (Degree/ Apprenticeships)  

  • Experience of compilation and presentation of metrics to team 

  • Experience in electrical safety compliance requirements both operationally and in product realisation 

  • Experience with relevant engineering standards, including safety and environmental regulations 

  • Proven ability to produce innovative, technically compliant and cost-effective test solutions 

  • Excellent attention to detail 


Whilst experience in the maritime/ defence sector would be an advantage it is by no means essential. Due to our organisational set-up we are looking for a robust individual that is as happy working autonomously as working collaboratively as part of a team. 


Should you be interested in the position, please send your CV to Joe Marsh at Jmarsh@subseacraft.com