RF Test & Validation Engineer

RF Test & Validation Engineer

Job Title: RF Test & Validation Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897203_1613483456
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 16, 2021 13:50

Job Description

RF Test & Validation Engineer - Contract
My client is looking for an experienced RF Test & Validation Engineer to join the team based in Portsmouth. You will be involved in systems level preparation and execution of all test activities involving telecom payload up to the delivery to the Satellite Integration Facility. It also requires a strong link to the spacecraft level Payload Validation Engineer in order to support any preparation activities that may be required.
Key Responsibilities
-Responsible for the analysis of customer requirements & definition of appropriate verification methods (Test, Analysis, Review of Design, Inspection).
-Responsible for Project requirement traceability through the generation of a Design, Verification Document (DVM).
-Responsible for ensuring that all activities identified in Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) are successfully conducted.
-Responsible for definition of the Communications Module Test Strategy in line with requirements through Customer & Project liaison & negotiation.
-Responsible for managing repeater performance validation via test - equipment and repeater level.
-Definition of standard Airbus validation approach for new payload architectures.
-Identifying and implementing process improvements.
-Interface between customer representatives, payload project team and AIT-PTH
Essential Skills
-Communications system design and analysis
-Knowledge of Validation and Verification processes
-Knowledge of RF Test techniques.
-Teamwork with good communication skills.
-Position - RF Test & Validation Engineer - Contract 12 Months
-Location - Portsmouth
-Rate - Negotiable
Key Words - RF, Radio Frequency, Test, Validation, Design, Verification, Analysis, Review
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 role

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