TTP plc. Full-time 2019-09-25

Test Technician - TTP Ventus

  • Location
    Cambridge, United Kingdom


We are looking for a Test Technician to join our growing Engineering team, either part-time (a minimum of 20 hrs/wk) or full-time. You will support the development of new products by scheduling and running pump performance and lifetime testing, as well as carrying out other technical work such as building test fixtures or performing diagnostic tests. You will be part of a well-backed, rapidly growing company created to commercialise Disc Pump, a revolutionary, award-winning micropump technology.

About TTP Ventus

TTP Ventus Ltd is part of TTP Group and a spin-out from sister company TTP plc, a world leading technology and product development organisation. TTP's pioneering innovations can be found in medical devices, digital printing, laboratory automation, wireless communications and micro technologies, to name just a few.

We are located on Melbourn Science Park, TTP Group’s own campus of offices, laboratories and production facilities.

About the role

We have a strong product pipeline, with plans to launch multiple new products per year as well as continuously improving our existing ones. Testing pumps is essential to guaranteeing quality, as well as providing the data needed to develop new designs. As Test Technician you will be an important member of our Engineering team, with responsibility for scheduling, running, and documenting performance and lifetime testing. Your role will also include other technical lab work, supporting our wider R&D and Engineering activities, such as building test fixtures and carrying out diagnostic work. We are looking for someone who can work both independently and as part of a team, has keen attention to detail, and is enthusiastic about working within a rapidly growing business on a disruptive new technology.


Your skills will include:

  • Experience in technical test, manufacturing, or technician work
  • Good computer skills, including MS Office (Word and Excel)
  • Experience of documenting and reporting results
  • Thoroughness, with a keen attention to detail
  • Good manual dexterity

The following would be beneficial:

  • Experience working with pumps or other fluidic components
  • Knowledge of flow and/or pressure measurement
  • Experience operating test equipment
  • Experience building test fixtures

Please contact for further details, or to apply directly online by submitting your CV and covering letter.



You will receive a competitive salary supplemented by a Group-wide annual profit share scheme and the option to join the Group’s share incentive plan.

Health and lifestyle package

You’ll benefit from a generous pension scheme, private healthcare and life assurance. You will be based on TTP Group’s Science Park located in attractive countryside just outside of Cambridge with canteen and sports facilities onsite. A Cycle to Work scheme is also available.

How to apply

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