Systems Integration Engineer

Systems Integration Engineer

Job Title: Systems Integration Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Blackwood, Caerphilly
Salary: £320.00 - £350.00 per day
Reference: HQ00012987_1493730431
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2017 14:07

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of integration, test and communications will play a crucial part in working with the systems team to make a significant contribution to the integration, test and delivery of new secure communications Systems.
You will be working as a System 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 Contract System Integration Engineer to make a significant contribution to the integration, test and delivery of new C4I Systems. The job offers an opportunity to provide System Integration effort on a variety of MoD integration and delivery programmes including:
Configuring a suite of communications and infrastructure equipment in accordance with a system architecture document.
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.

Analyse the design of the systems under test, in order to inform ensuing tasks.
Develop and document requirements for system integration and testing activities on C4I programmes.
Provide representation of the systems under test through Unified modelling language (UML).
Support the development of appropriate integration and testing strategies.
Support the detailed planning to successfully execute the identified strategy.
Define test requirements, specifications and scripts under the supervision of a Systems Senior Engineer.
Execute the defined integration activities.
Execute the tests and manage the test results and associated data.
Support the production of test reports and associated test conclusions.
Support the status reporting of integration and test activities.
Support 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 Degree in a relevant Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or IT discipline (or equivalent experience) and technical experience in the application of the systems engineering process in a Defence design and development environment. You will need significant, technical competence in integration and testing of complex software based systems and an understanding of communications with good understanding of TCP/IP protocol suite and basic routing technologies. You must alos be comfortable working significant amounts of time in a C4I technical laboratory.

Contract Systems Integration Engineer
South Wales
Initial 6 months
Negotiable rate
Contract 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 contract position.

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