Senior Sensors and Systems Engineer

Senior Sensors and Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Sensors and Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Yateley, Hampshire
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH16750_1623666542
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2021 11:29

Job Description

Your experience of experimentation and testing of sensors and background in Systems Design will help you to provide technical guidance and undertake design, implementation and testing of multi-sensor integrated products, as a Senior Sensors & Systems Engineer.

You will have the opportunity to work for a world leading manufacturer of hybrid autonomous acoustic-inertial navigation systems and underwater acoustic sensors used by both manned and unmanned autonomous vehicles. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

About the job:

Our client currently requires the services of a Senior Sensors & Systems Engineer.
This role focuses on two key responsibilities:
*Experimentation and testing of inertial sensors and inertial measurement units (IMUs).
oState-of-the-art motion, temperature and vibration simulators - necessary training will be provided
*Selection, evaluation and integration of new sensors and sensor technologies:
oTemperature, pressure, magnetics, sound speed, acoustic, optical and others
*Establish and maintain technical relations with sensor providers
*Enhance test equipment and processes for both R&D and production

*Provide technical guidance and undertake design, implementation and testing of multi-sensor integrated products
*Apply and/or expand skills in system design
*Support and take part in product trials; primarily onshore and optionally offshore
*Support project management with time and cost estimates for tasks or small projects
*Apply and/or expand skills in technical project management

About you:
As a Senior Sensors & Systems Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*Wide technical understanding, interest and practical experience:
- Sensors and physics
- Electronics
- Software
- Electro-mechanical product design
*Strong analytical skills
*Complex problem solving and trouble shooting ability and interest.
*Practical data analysis and programming skills
*MSc level Degree in Engineering or Physics or equivalent proven strong analytic skills
*Practical experience or knowledge of inertial sensors or associated physics would be beneficial
*Experience with MATLAB would be beneficial

Senior Sensors & Systems Engineer
Blackbushe, Hampshire
Up to £35,000 - £50,000

Keywords: Sensors, Electronics, Software, Electro-mechanical Experimentation, Testing, Inertial sensors, Inertial measurement, Temperature, Vibration, Integration, Sensors, Acoustic
Optical, Design, Implementation, Multi-sensor, System design.

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.

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, to SC level.

This is a permanent position.

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