Senior System Engineer - C4i

Senior System Engineer - C4i

Job Title: Senior System Engineer - C4i
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackwood, Caerphilly
Salary: £36800 - £46000 per annum
Reference: 895575_1549902277
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2019 16:24

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 Senior 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 Senior Systems Engineer to make a significant contribution to the integration, test and delivery of C4I Systems programmes through application of world class Systems Engineering expertise.
The programme offers an opportunity to provide System Engineering effort on a variety of MoD integration and delivery programmes. The work will cover a variety of activities including:
*Configuring a suite of communications and infrastructure equipment in accordance with a system architecture document.
*Analysis of third party applications for suitability of integration onto communications infrastructure.
*Producing Requirements for Test suitable to exercise the integration of applications onto an infrastructure.
*Performing a number of trials and tests to establish the characteristics of the proposed equipment configuration.
*Documenting all activities in manner suitable to enhance the understanding of both technical and non-technical audiences.
About You:

To be the right fit for this Senior Systems Engineer job, you will have practical experience in one or more of the following areas acquired through relevant job roles:
*Technical competence in integration and testing of complex software based systems.
*Understanding of communications: ability to orient a problem under investigation against the Internet and OSI Reference Models, and good understanding of TCP/IP protocol suite and basic routing technologies.
*Excellent written communication skills. Proficient in use of Microsoft applications, including Word, Excel, Visio. Ability to generate well-structured technical documents and meeting minutes. Ability to manage documents through a review process, and achieve document release to committed deadlines.
*Excellent influencing and negotiation skills.
oMicrosoft Office
oMicrosoft Project
oHPQC/Rational CLM or equivalent
*Knowledge of C++, C# and/or Application Programming Interface would be an advantage
*Knowledge of MODAF would be desirable
*Degree in a relevant Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or IT discipline (or equivalent experience).
*Technical experience in the application of the systems engineering process in a Defence design and development environment
Senior Systems Engineer
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.

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