Communications Systems Engineer

Ref No. EMP459244
Location Portsmouth, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Our client are a cutting edge autonomous systems manufacturer seeking an experienced systems engineer to join them in their Portsmouth headquarters.

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Solid systems engineering experience acros the lifecycle and a good understanding of communication systems.

The Job

Job Purpose:

Responsible for the analysis, design, implementation, optimization and enhancement of communication systems and networks by translating internal and external requirements and objectives into solutions. Conducts architecture design, feasibility and modelling including link budgets, coverage and interference analysis. Responsible for performing the integration and/or test of communication systems to meet program technical, schedule and cost objectives. Responsible for the compatibility of communication and networking interfaces and first article product integration, ensuring seamless interface between the design and production of communication systems.

Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Capturing and managing internal and external customer requirements related to communication systems
  • Assuring compliance against standard communication system architectures such as point-to-point LOS, MANET (including ELOS), WAN (e.g. LTE) and OTH (principally satellite)
  • Planning, coordinating and/or carrying-out integration, commissioning, verification, validation and qualification activities including networking.
  • Identifying, collating and reporting programme and technical risks to the relevant stakeholders
  • Acting as named communications SME across all products and projects
  • Training Technical Support and commissioning teams to implement and support (including fault finding and analysis) both LOS, OTH and WAN communication systems
  • Interacting with the wider engineering teams both in the UK and worldwide, to develop optimal solutions to meet both engineering requirements and business needs.
  • Monitoring suppliers for new technology, obsolescence etc.
  • To ensure compliance to relevant standards, legislation and other mandatory obligations.
  • Lead/assist in commissioning of new vessels, products and other integrations of communications systems.

Experience required

  • Degree qualified in a relevant subject or with equivalent relevant experience
  • A sound knowledge of communication systems ideally within the defence or maritime sectors.
  • Knowledge of satellite communication systems a distinct advantage.
  • Proven experience in an systems engineering role and familiar with all elements of the systems engineering lifecycle.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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