Project Engineer - Navigation Sensors

Project Engineer - Navigation Sensors

Job Title: Project Engineer - Navigation Sensors
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894642_1522327368
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 29, 2018 13:42

Job Description

Project Engineer - Navigation Sensors
My client is looking for an experienced Project Engineer to join their rapidly evolving team. You will have the opportunity to work within a small technical team. The ideal candidate would be someone from an Electronics Design background who has 2-3 years Project Engineering experience.
Role & Responsibilities
-Acting as Sub-System Lead and/ Project Engineer for one or more key programmes,
-Development, procurement, parameterisation, verification and/or validation of complex performance models
-Monitoring supplier and technology roadmaps and identifying cutting edge and future technologies for investment
-Providing technical expertise in design reviews and other forums
-Attending internal and external international workshops and conferences
-Undertaking research and design activities in conjunction with French, Italian and/or German colleagues
-Supporting and managing the growth and improvement of existing and future test facilities
-Specifying, assessing and managing the procurement of GPS sensor systems, including receivers and antennas.
Essential Skills
-Qualified to degree-level or equivalent experience
-Background in Electronics
-Experience of technical sub-contractor management
-Experience with good engineering practices, such as requirements definition, design certification & validation, and configuration control
-Ability to motivate self to achieve demanding and evolving tasks while maintaining a calm professional manner
-Flexible, "can do" attitude, enthusiasm and a willingness to get involved
-Initiative to lead tasks and work independently when required
-Project and work package management
-Experience with configuration and requirements management tools.
-Position - Project Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Hertfordshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Electronic, Navigation, GPS, Project Engineer, Sensors, Requirements, Design, Certificate, MEMS, Validation, Development, Procurement, Parameterisation
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 Permanent Position

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