Proving Lead

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Proving Lead

Salary:£50000 - £55000 per annum
Location: Hertfordshire, South East, England
Consultant:Neil Tovey
Telephone:01202 204099
Your experience of Systems Engineering and verification and test / trial planning will help you join one of the UK’s highest profile and largest defence programmes, building on world-class design: incorporating new ideas, functionality and technology to deliver to customers.

As a Proving Lead you will be part of a successful Seekers and Datalinks Systems team working at the forefront of technology, developing new and innovative seeker solutions from complex requirements.

You will have the opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. You will be involved in a high-profile new venture within the business, which will offer the candidate an excellent growth path in the future and would suit someone who is aiming to progress their career with an opportunity to shine within the business.
About the job:
Our client currently requires a Proving Lead to join the Qualification and Proving team. The team are critical to the product development process, being closely involved through each stage of development. The role is very broad; you will gain a detailed understanding of RF Seeker design as well as building experience working with capable teams across all development activities, supporting cutting edge modelling techniques, diverse trials scenarios and lab-based proving and integration activities.

About you:
As a Proving Lead your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
    • Experience proving system and subsystem level functionality, SW/FW integration and proving
    • Ability to diagnose system failures and their likely causes: hardware/software/firmware/design
    • Passion and persistence to get a job done and done well
    • Someone to challenge the norm and push the boundaries of what is possible
    • Great communication skills are a necessity to be able to communicate with all levels of the project and disseminate technical information to stakeholders in an understandable manner
    • Ability to build excellent working relationships with team members and external departments, suppliers and customers and other key stakeholders
    • Desire to develop, build & grow the proving team and the people within it as the project progresses
    • Familiarity with RADAR, control systems and digital signal processing is desirable

Proving Lead
Up to £55000
Keywords: Firmware, Software, Design, Model Based Systems Engineering, DOORS, Verification, Validation, Certification, Test, Trials, Requirements, Defence.

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. 
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, to SC level.
This is a permanent position.
Neil Tovey