Graduate ILS Engineer

Graduate ILS Engineer

Job Title: Graduate ILS Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895924_1559308082
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2019 14:08

Job Description

Our client are a leading independent Engineering Consultancy specialising in the delivery of support solutions to Communications and Information Systems, primarily within the Defence Industry.
They are currently in the market for a Graduate Engineer to join them.

This is an exciting opportunity to advance your career and to get involved in interesting and dynamic projects within the defence industry.
As you progress through the Graduate Scheme, you will learn and develop skills and knowledge relating to all key aspects of Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) including Supportability Engineering and Analysis, Supply Support and Technical Publications. You will develop an understanding of the linkages to other project areas and will be required to interface with external work streams on all aspects of ILS.

ILS is a methodology that plans and directs the identification and development of logistics support and system requirements for military systems, with the goal of creating systems that last longer and require less support.

ILS Engineers who have progressed their career in this direction can become highly sought after individuals.
Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

They currently require the services of a Graduate ILS Engineer on a permanent basis. About the job:
*You will provide support to the Lead Engineers on various projects for the range of equipment and software applications associated with the various system architectures associated with the Programmes
*Liaise with staff and customers throughout the programme to ensure that ILS Principles are adopted and understood
*Deputise for the ILS Lead Engineer where required, particularly in cases of sickness or holiday
*Identify and manage Supportability Risks internally and understand project risks that impact the ILS work stream or deliverables
*Manage ILS deliverables across projects which will include Failure Reporting, Analysis and Corrective Action System (FRACAS), Spares Modelling, Codification and Technical Publications
*Participate in the creation and upkeep of contractual ILS documentation
To be suitable for this role you will have:
*Minimum qualification of a 2:2 honours degree in (Engineering, Maths, Physics or IT based discipline)
*Be able to demonstrate the understanding of the challenges associated with ILS Engineering
*Be able to demonstrate good written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Reading, Berkshire area
Up to £24K Plus Benefits

Keywords; ILS, Project Management, Defence, MOD, Supportability, Graduate

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 this 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 role is a permanent position

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