Comms Engineer

Comms Engineer

Job Title: Comms Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 09/10/2019
Reference: 896302_1570608063
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2019 09:01

Job Description

Our client based in the Gloucester area is looking for a Comms Engineer to join their team on a contract basis.

The successful candidate will need to create a reliable communication protocol that sits on top of their Ethernet-like network layer and that can guarantee delivery of event-driven data within a bounded timeframe.

The application is for an interactive flight deck where the data is being communicated between cockpit applications and the display server.

You will be part of the project team but this is a self-contained piece of work so you will need to be confident going from concept development to implementation.

Essential skills
*Experience developing and implementing network communications protocols
*Familiarity with network transport protocols (TCP, UDP)
*C Programming

Desired Characteristics
*Experience doing network modelling
*Experience in safety-critical networking or aviation networking
*Evidence of capability in an R&D environment (ideally network protocol development)
*Network security knowledge
*Familiarity with ARINC664 (AFDX)
*Familiarity with ARINC661

Additional Information
Location of work: Cheltenham
Contract role
Duration: 6 months

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a contract role.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.