Technical Lead - Network Protocols Research

Technical Lead - Network Protocols Research

Job Title: Technical Lead - Network Protocols Research
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00013180_1498722835
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 29, 2017 08:53

Job Description

Technical Lead Network Protocols Research
Your experience working with Network Protocols and your skills at extracting information from vast quantities of data, along with your ability to be a technical lead and deliver networking infrastructure and Protocol research to address client requirements would make you an invaluable asset to the business.
Working within a cutting edge science and technology organisation providing support solutions to the Ministry of Defence. This is dynamic and fast moving business.

You can apply directly at the bottom of this page, below are further details of the position.

Key Skills for the Job

Technical lead for low-to-mid TRL research and demonstration activities within small, but often multi-organisation teams.
Working on projects such as helping to shape next generation military communications.
Guide and mentor for junior staff.
Peer review of technical / engineering work.
Support to business development (development of follow-on work and new proposal development)

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes

A good technical understanding of network protocols. Specifically:
Internet Protocol suite (IPv4, IPv6)
Network security protocols including IPSec
Network management and routing protocols including SDN, OSPF, BGP
A good appreciation of current and emerging networking concepts including cloud computing, virtualisation.
A good understanding of how the above are, and can be, used in defence and commercial communications applications.
Awareness of relevant defence equipment programmes and commercial technology developments including 5G and IoT.
Experience of engineering in a collaborative context, e.g. research or standardisation.

Location: Southampton, Hampshire

Key Skills: Network, Protcol, SDN, IPSec

Southampton, Hampshire, New Forest

Salary - Negotiable Dependent on skills.

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, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
This is a Permanent position

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