Algorithm Specialist

This job appears on /jobs/17929

Algorithm Specialist

Salary:To £55k plus bonus and benefits
Location: South West, Bristol
Consultant:Tony Smith
My client, a world leader in the defence sector, requires an Algorithm Specialist to join them in Bristol (or Stevenage) and develop innovative algorithms in the areas of Control, Navigation, Guidance, Tracking, Data Fusion and Mission Planning as a key member of the Guidance, Control & Navigation team.

Algorithm Specialist

The Algorithm Specialist will work within a team delivering algorithms across the full life cycle of products from technology concept to in-service support; algorithms are key enablers to achieving the performance needs of current and future Weapon and Missile Systems.

To be considered for this role, applicants will be degree qualified (or equivalent) in a subject with mathematical content (e.g. Aerospace Engineering, Control Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science) with post-doctoral or post-grad industrial experience in algorithm development.

Specific knowledge or experience in any of these areas is of benefit:
  • A keen curiosity about innovative technologies and their applications
  • Domain knowledge such as Flight Dynamics, Aerodynamics, Sensors, Servo Systems, Actuators, Autonomous Systems, Robotics, Mechatronics,
  • Algorithms knowledge such as Modern/Classical Control, Navigation, Data Fusion, Tracking and Guidance, Machine Learning
  • Tools and Libraries such as Matlab, Simulink, Python, C/C++, Py Torch, Open AI-Gym/Universe, Model based design
  • Experience of algorithm research and / or product development and support
  • Relevant read across knowledge and skills from complementary subject areas is welcomed

Algorithm Specialist
Bristol (or Stevenage)
Salary to £55k plus bonus and benefits
Hybrid working based on project needs
Key Skills: Missile Systems, Missile, Weapons, Weapons Systems, Algorithm, Aerospace, Guidance, Control, Navigation, Algorithm Design, Implementation, Verification, Defence, Matlab, Simulink, Python, C, C++, PyTorch.

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 these 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 role is a PERMANENT position
Tony Smith