Network Enabled Weapons Communication Systems Lead

Network Enabled Weapons Communication Systems Lead

Job Title: Network Enabled Weapons Communication Systems Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896470_1574938527
Contact Name: Paul Lathbury
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Job Published: November 28, 2019 10:55

Job Description

Your experience with systems engineering and data links will valuable to my client who is a leading company in the Defence sector who are providing a chance to be a key player in their communications team.

You will be part of a high performing team and functional department with your personal and professional development forming a key part of its ongoing success.

Your responsibilities will be to:

*Set the strategy for, and manage, all systems engineering activities within the Communications Team, ensuring a cohesive and consistent specification and qualified design solution for the Link 16 communications functions.
*Manage the iSMART process for the Link 16 implementation through to integration onto the aircraft platform. This will include both technical development and documentation and relevant stakeholder management
*Own the post-launch Link 16 interface definition.
*Support the development / specification of Network Enabled Capability variants and the integration of them onto platforms from a systems perspective.

About you:

The successful candidate will possess in-depth Experience in Systems Engineering and Tactical Data Links (Link 16) and have a passion for Communication Technologies supporting Network Enabled systems, project delivery and people management. You will have the ability to lead and inspire a team to success by driving forward good ideas through to completion. Candidates should show a positive outlook towards continuous improvement and the ability to find better, more efficient ways to deliver your inputs into products.

Tactical Data Link Systems Lead - Systems Engineering
Location - Bristol, Bath, South West
Salary - Competitive depending on experience

Key skills - Systems engineering, Tactical data links, Link 16, Network enabled capability, Defence

This is the chance to develop into a Technical Expert role within a market leading defence company.

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 criterion 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.