Principal Systems Engineer (Tactical C4I network and bearers)

Principal Systems Engineer (Tactical C4I network and bearers)

Job Title: Principal Systems Engineer (Tactical C4I network and bearers)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Caerphilly, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895369_1542992483
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 23, 2018 17:01

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of tactical networks and radio communications systems, hosting of applications and services, or management of information and information services, will play a crucial part in contributing to the specification, design and development, validation of solutions for a new Military tactical communications system.

You will be working as a Principal Systems Engineer for a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems, delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide.

Read on for specifics on the job. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the Job:

The client requires a Principal Systems Engineer / Tactical C4I network and bearers engineer with good subject matter expertise to contribute to the specification, design and development, validation of EvO solutions for networking. You will be capability owner at the SAFe® Value Stream level with responsibility for defining system capability to be delivered through 12 week programme increments (PI) including;
*Decomposition of higher level customer requirements into capabilities, features and high-level designs to be developed into working solutions by Agile Release Teams
*Develop and maintain roadmap for system capabilities
*Guide agile teams through development ensuring working systems meet the solution intent
*Participation in regular SAFe ceremonies including Sync meetings, Kanban for work planning and prioritisation
*Liaison with Agile Release Team(s), other Capability Owners, System Architects and support/specialist engineers to ensure a coherent system design is achieved e.g. cross functional dependencies resolved, non-functional constraints considered, interface definitions agreed

About You:
To be the right fit for this Senior Systems Engineer jobs, you will have subject matter expertise with tactical networks including radio bearers for voice and data communications and a broad understanding of network/bearer protocols for voice, reliable data delivery, routing, address resolution, including those applicable to wired and wireless environments. You will be familiar with planning, setup, configuration and monitoring of tactical networks including computers, radios, routers and switches and have a good understanding of the OSI-layered communications model.

Competence and developed skillset in engineering methods and tools for requirements management, architecture definition, design elaboration, verification & validation is needed and a demonstrable understanding of the system engineering lifecycle and phases

Principal Systems Engineer (Tactical C4I network and bearers)
South Wales
37 hours a week
Contract role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Integration, Test, Software, Hardware, Requirements, Definition, Morpheus, C4i, BCIP, TCP/IP, UDP, Radio networks, DOORS.

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 is a contract position.

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