System Integration Engineer

System Integration Engineer

Job Title: System Integration Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Caerphilly, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895603_1550657717
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2019 10:15

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of integration and communications / C4i systems will play a crucial part in working with the systems team to carry out system integration with hardware & software components in a 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 working as a Systems Integration Engineer for a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems, with the opportunity to an opportunity to provide System Integration effort on a variety of MoD integration and delivery programmes.

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About the Job:

The client requires a Systems Integration Engineer to perform tasks including; product & system integration, verification, validation, assurance & platform based testing with problem investigation and support for field based testing. The job involves;
*Support the development of appropriate integration and test plans
*Support detailed planning to successfully execute integration and test activity
*Define test requirements, specifications, procedures and scripts with reference to system and product specification, design and use cases
*Execute defined 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 integration and test activities.
*Support build and test automation activity as well as the continuous improvement of integration and testing processes, procedures and tools
About You:
To be the right fit for this Systems Integration Engineer job, you will ideally need a broad competence in Systems Integration and Test and the ability to carry out SI&T activity as part of a team, and have experience or knowledge of the following;
*Understanding and experience of developing Tactical C4I Systems; knowledge of the BCIP system is highly desirable.
*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 - good 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
*Proven methodical analytic fault finding skills - comfortable working in a technical laboratory while adhering to lab rules e.g. safe handling, equipment tracking and ESD
*Ability to generate well-structured technical documents and manage through a review process to achieve release to committed deadlines.
*Ability to present formally at progress reviews and contribute productively in the team and with external UK MoD and other stakeholders.
*Technical experience in the application of practical and pragmatic Systems Integration and Test engineering on large scale Defence design and development programs
*Practical hands on experience in lab and field based military systems testing including equipment/system commissioning and fault finding
*Experience in build and test automation.
*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, HP ALM

Systems Integration Engineer
South Wales
37 hours a week
£29,600 - £37,000
Permanent role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Integration, Test, Testing, Requirements, UML, Communications, Communications, C4i, TCP/IP, Infrastructure, Software, Design.

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.