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Senior Systems Engineer (EC3)

Senior Systems Engineer (EC3)

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer (EC3)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Blackwood, Caerphilly
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 893893_1506337177
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email: neil@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: September 25, 2017 11:59

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of software / hardware product and system integration and testing will play a crucial part in leading and carrying out system integration and test activity to support design certification, assurance and acceptance for the EvO Option 3 (EC3) System.

You will be working as a 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 Systems Engineer to carry out system integration with hardware & software components in a Platform related Tactical C4I System, define & execute test cases, and carry out problem solving to identify defects and provide assurance & acceptance evidence for the system. You will be required to do the following:

*Lead elements of the EC3 team in the development of appropriate EC3 GVA Platform integration laboratory hardware configuration and associated test plans
*Support detailed planning to successfully execute Lab integration and test activity
*Define test requirements, specifications, procedures and scripts with reference to system and product specification, design and use cases
*Execute defined platform integration activities
*Execute tests and manage test results and associated data
*Support the production of test reports and associated test conclusions
*Support status reporting of Platform integration and test activities.
*Support build and test GVA Platform design activity as well as the continuous improvement of integration and testing processes, procedures and tools.
*Support the dismantling and re build of the Platform integration hardware at the MTRC and prove systems operation
*Carry out integration and test activity within the SAFe Agile Framework program

About You:
To be the right fit for this Systems Integration Engineer job, you will have practical experience of the application of Systems integration engineering on Defence design and development programs, as well as practical hands on experience in lab and field based military systems testing including equipment/system commissioning and fault finding. You will be experienced in the use of one or more the following engineering tools or equivalents: IBM DOORS, Rational Quality Manager, Rational Team Concert, Microsoft Office tools.
You will also need experience in;
*Carrying out system Integration & Test/trials activity as part of a team
*Understanding and experience of developing Tactical C4I Systems
*Understanding of tactical network infrastructures including networks, radios, routers, switches and system management considerations
*Ability to orient issues within Internet and OSI-layered communications models - understanding of messaging and routing protocols, TCP/IP, UDP, including those applicable to wireless and wired environments
*Technical awareness of electrical, mechanical and computer systems hardware including knowledge of commercial IT architecture and technologies

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.

This is a contract position.

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