Senior Systems Engineer - Position Navigation & Timing

Senior Systems Engineer - Position Navigation & Timing

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer - Position Navigation & Timing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Malvern, Worcestershire
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897116_1614683320
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 02, 2021 11:08

Job Description

Your Navigation Systems experience (ideally GNSS receivers or PNT), and expertise in Systems Engineering, will play a crucial part in supporting the delivery of secured navigation which can be depended on when accurate navigation, positioning/ timing is mission-critical.

Due to continued growth across the department, we are looking to appoint experienced Systems Engineers to play a significant role in the in the design and implementation of navigation systems including satellite navigation receivers.

You will be working for a multinational science and technology specialist who is one of the UK's largest Defence contractors. Their teams make a critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving. A good salary, corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Job:

The client requires a Senior Systems Engineer - Resilient Position Navigation & Timing (PNT) to provide our clients with consultancy support, research and the development of services & security capabilities for resilient positioning and navigation systems including Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) Receivers. The role will involve:
-Lead/contribute to all stages in the delivery of customer focused research, development, consultancy and product support activities in the field of resilient Position Navigation and Timing (PNT)
-Provide technical expertise and advice on PNT aspects;
-Interact with and lead Subject Matter Experts working in multidisciplinary teams;
-Communicate ideas with multiple stakeholders and customers, at all levels, technical, non-technical and management;
-Able to identify, capture and drive forward innovative PNT solutions;
-Leading and contributing to projects, work packages and bids;
-Capture & Analysis of customer requirements, interpreting these to define clear road maps;
-System Design, Development & Testing of PNT products;
-Working across a broad spread of technical, project and security domains with the ability to work at both the 'big picture' and technical detail levels;

About You:

To be the right fit for this job you will have broad experience across Navigational systems including GNSS receiver products or PNT, as well as strong systems requirement and design experience. You will have a Degree in a science, engineering or maths subject or demonstrable equivalent experience. You will need the ability to provide innovative solutions to complex technical problems and will ideally need some of the following;
*Navigation system specification
*Navigation signal processing
*Multi-sensor navigation
*Robust navigation techniques (anti-jam, anti-spoof)
*Real Time Kinematic satellite navigation
*GNSS security
*Alternative PNT approaches and techniques
*Emerging PNT technologies and threats.

Senior Systems Engineer - Resilient Position Navigation & Timing
The role can be based in; Malvern, Farnborough, Portsmouth or Lincoln
£30,000 - £65,000

Keywords: Navigation, Maritime, Strategy, Capability, Management, Requirements, System Design, Development, Testing, GNSS, Capture, Analysis, PNT

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.

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