Experimentation Engineer

Experimentation Engineer

Job Title: Experimentation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896439_1573819699
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 15, 2019 12:08

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Experimentation Engineer, to join the Weapons Systems Simulation and Experimentation Team. The successful candidate will work closely with the head of function to engage the wider business to establish a portfolio of experimentation opportunities. In this role you will own the campaigns to identify opportunities for the use of experimentation in support of future weapon system developments.

Joining a department that has advanced the use of distributed simulation in Weapon System Design and Development you will have the ability to Investigate and propose technology innovations to advance the simulation and experimentation capability, including preparing business cases for investments.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:
*You will play a pivotal role to support the team in the development of real-time software components to simulate weapon systems.
*You will be involved in the Integration of hardware components and real equipment to provide an end-to-end representation of the system that is used with the end user.
*You will support the group in their use of simulation standards (DIS and HLA, DDS)
*Report monthly on campaigns and the resulting experimentation to the Head of WSSE
*Effective planning and co-ordination of the team to ensure projects are delivered on time, on cost and to quality required.

You will have the following experience
*You will be comfortable operating in an environment where there is frequent change, where you will use your skills and experience to deliver our projects on time, by effective planning and co-ordination of our simulation experiments.
*You will have the ability to engage a disparate range of stake holders internally and externally to grow the experimentation portfolio and future work where you will build and develop relationships.
*You will be able to demonstrate your ability to lead and conduct bidding activities with a range of internal and external stake holders.
*You will have previous exposure or knowledge of
*The successful applicant will have excellent verbal and written communications and will be comfortable giving presentations.

Title: Experimentation Engineer
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive
Location: Hertfordshire

Key Skills: Experimentation, Simulation, Software, Integration, Hardware, Technology, Defence, Aerospace.

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

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 permanent role

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