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Proving Engineer

Proving Engineer (BBBH14322) Stevenage, England

Salary: GBP65 - GBP70 per hour

On behalf of our client, we are seeking to recruit a Proving Engineer on an initial 6-month contract with possibility of extension. This role provides a unique opportunity to be involved in multi-million-pound international projects, owning and delivering a critical element of the proving process. This exciting opportunity within Electronic Engineering will suit an enthusiastic, motived person who is looking to broaden their skills within a multiple disciplined team supporting various projects. Your role will be to plan, prepare, conduct, and report on Equipment Level Proving activities, reporting to the Integration and Proving team lead.

Role: Proving Engineer
Pay: £70.00 per hour via Umbrella
Location: Stevenage
Contract: 6 months, possible extenstion, Full Time – With a potential WFH split
IR35 Status: Inside
Security Clearance: SC required on Submittal.


  • You will join a motivated, focused team, where communication and the ethos to share information is key.
  • You will be working in a friendly and supportive environment, providing one of the best environments to meet career aspirations and achieve a real feeling of success.
  • You will join a team that is dedicated to improving the way it works, how it interacts with other functions and directorates with a strong interest in the development of its people.
  • You will have the opportunity to develop and enhance your skills via a combination of mentoring, formal training and on the job training, with the potential of career progression.
  • You will have the opportunity to travel to other UK locations to support trials.
  • You will have the opportunity to engage with stakeholders across the business, building a network and learn about other areas of the business.

Skillset/experience required:

  • Ideally an Engineering Degree or equivalent experience.
  • Someone with a high degree of self-motivation and drive and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Experience of writing trials/technical documentation.
  • An appreciation of electronics technologies and the sorts of products that MBDA design and produces would be an advantage.
  • Appreciation/Experience of Systems Proving Process and associated methodologies.
  • Good verbal, presentation and written communication skills.
  • The ability to communicate with a wide range of internal customers, sub-contractors / partners/ suppliers at both engineering and management levels.