Test Engineer - Mid & Senior Level

Hazelmere, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1243608

Location Hazelmere, Western Australia, Australia

Industry IT - Software Engineering

Function IT & Telecoms

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 22, 2024

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients.  With over 1000 employees and 9,000 contractors operating in over 70 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

Our client is seeking 2x Test Engineers (MID and SENIOR level) to work within their facilities located in Perth, Australia.


The Company

A global operator of renewable energy looking to build a team in a new renewables project in Perth.


The Role

You will play a crucial role in ensuring the quality and reliability of our prototypes & products. You’ll design novel test strategies (SENIOR ONLY), collaborate with cross-functional teams, and drive continuous improvement in our testing processes. A key part of your role will be organisation and execution of physical testing in various environments, including specialised external vendors (SENIOR ONLY), test rigs, HiL & mine sites. In conjunction with physical testing, you will be logging data, working with the data team to develop post-processing methods, and reporting on test execution results.

This is a Perth based contracting role on an initial 12-month contract.



  • Create detailed test cases, test scripts, and test scenarios based on system specifications, user requirements, and industry standards.
  • Develop new testing methodologies, processes and frameworks for novel components, systems and products. (SENIOR ONLY)
  • Identification and management of external vendors for highly specialised testing of electrical components and systems. (SENIOR ONLY)
  • Execute test cases to verify the functionality, reliability, and performance of electric vehicle charging systems, including hardware and software components.
  • Develop and maintain automated test scripts to streamline testing processes and improve efficiency.
  • Execute Design Validation Plan & Reporting (DVP&R) for electric vehicle systems.
  • Identify, document, and track defects and issues found during testing, and work closely with developers to ensure timely resolution.
  • Perform regression testing to verify that previously identified issues have been resolved and do not introduce new defects.
  • Conduct performance testing to assess the charging system's capacity, scalability, and response times under various conditions.
  • Provide technical support for FAT & SAT process and work with internal and external stakeholders to help integrate products into operational environments.
  • Collaborate with the quality assurance team to ensure that products meet quality standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Prepare detailed test reports and documentation, summarizing test results, defects, and any recommended improvements.
  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts to enhance testing processes, tools, and methodologies.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand project requirements and define comprehensive test plans for high powered charging systems.
  • Collaborate with site personnel to develop site-specific procedures for product testing in operational environments.



  • Proven track record bringing multiple products through a development process that previously had no defined test method.
  • Ability to develop structured test methods & plans from scratch. (SENIOR ONLY)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with new technologies. (SENIOR ONLY)
  • Strong knowledge of electrical testing scopes, methodologies, tools, and best practices.
  • Strong understanding of data acquisition systems, including sensors, data loggers, and signal processing techniques.
  • Proficiency in gathering and analysing data from physical tests using specialized instrumentation and equipment.
  • Proficiency in test automation.
  • Experience of data quality control measures and data validation techniques.
  • Familiarity with electric vehicle charging systems and related protocols.
  • Experience with hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) and software-in-the-loop (SIL) testing is a plus.
  • Strong understanding of data acquisition systems, including sensors, data loggers, and signal processing techniques.
  • Capable of troubleshooting and resolving issues related to instrumentation and testing processes.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Perth based with full working Australian rights.


Qualifications required

A tertiary qualification is essential.


Please apply now or send your CV to alan.chua@airswift.com

For enquiries, please call Alan at 08 6146 4344

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