Position – Systems Engineer/s (RF / HF / BLOS)
Type – Contract
Rate – Circa £70.00 per hour Umbrella Company – (Negotiable DOE)
Duration – 12 Months +
Hours – Typically 38 hours per week
Determination – Inside IR35
Security – UK SC / DV Security Clearance to be in place
Location’s – Forest Moor, North Yorkshire / Bristol / Hybrid working (Please specify on application)
Start Date – ASAP ?
Please note – Security clearance;
Bristol – SC Clearance
Forest Moor – DV Clearance
Help us grow and make a difference
Our client’s Mission Systems is growing, and we need you to support us delivering the next generation of Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) Radio Frequency (RF) Communications solutions for a variety of national and international customers.
We are looking for a number of energetic and driven individuals to join our expanding teams in the UK with skills in:
RF Communications, specifically High Frequency (HF) Radio Systems
Military Data Communications, Networks & security
Platforms and storage
Hardware & Software Integration
Requirements, Validation & Verification
These roles represent a fantastic and rare opportunity to join leading design teams, working on new and exciting international projects as part of a rapidly expanding organisation. Furthermore, we are actively seeking individuals to grow and develop their careers to become the next generation of world renowned Communications experts.
As our client company grows, we want to help and learn from each other in a supportive and relaxed environment with the main aim of delivering high quality products. You will work collaboratively in a team of multi discipline engineers, subject matter experts and the customer to mature and develop creative solutions for our current and future clients. You will use your knowledge to drive innovative solutions through the design, build, integration and acceptance phases.
What you will be doing
Integral part of the design team, maturing system architecture, product design and producing contract engineering deliverables.
Creating solutions in response to customer requirements, from concepts through to in-life support.
Managing interfaces and trade-offs between systems, sub systems and functions.
Developing, building, testing and trialling solutions.
Supporting in-service systems, troubleshooting technical faults.
Creating high quality design documentation.
Requirements management, justification and decomposition.
Planning Validation, Verification, Test and Acceptance activities.
Ensure task and project risks are communicated and managed appropriately.
We’re looking for a number of individuals who will bring big ideas and solve complex problems with simple and elegant solutions. If you can navigate change easily, are curious about what the future holds and always seek to learn new skills, you will thrive in this role.
Pro-active engineers with a theoretical and practical engineering background.
Have a proven track record of successful systems engineering design and support.
Engineering expertise across the engineering lifecycle V-Model or equivalent from initial concepts, requirements, design, implementation, integration, verification, validation, maintenance and supportability.
Work collaboratively with the product and functional specialisms to deliver a cohesive solution for the customer.
Has an awareness of both technical and project risks and is able to understand how these need to be managed.
Exercises care for own health and safety and that of others as defined by Health and Safety. legislation, adhere to endorsed Company policy, procedures and delegations (e.g. Health & Safety, Diversity & Inclusion, Performance & Development Reviews and Finance etc.)
We are looking for a number of engineers with experience in the following areas:
Military BLOS Communications systems
Cisco CCNA/CCNP, MOD JSP604, Security by Design, WAN/LAN
RF transmission & reception systems, antennas & RF distribution
Audio and data communications & switching
Software & Hardware integration
Test & acceptance campaign planning, preparation & conduct
IBM’s Dynamic Object-Oriented Requirements System (DOORs)
We are looking to build a diverse team with a range of skills and experience levels based on individuals who are able to demonstrate the behaviours and approach necessary to make the most of these challenging roles.
Skills and attributes
Ability to work to time, budget and quality.
Management of self and workload to ensure on time delivery.
Able to adapt to a constantly changing environment.
Team player but equally capable of working on their own.
Great communication skills.
Attention to detail.
Conversant with Microsoft Office packages.
Education and qualifications
HNC/HND or Degree in Telecommunications or Electronic Engineering.
Cisco Certified Network Associate/Practitioner
Incorporated Engineer or working towards
Equivalent, relevant experience is valued and welcomed