Data Link Systems Engineer

Location: Havant, Hampshire Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: April Burton

Data Link Systems Engineer

Permanent and contract positions available

£40,000 - £50,000 - Permanent salary


Must be eligible for Security Clearance

The successful Data Link Systems Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

* Salary £40,000 - £50,000
* 9-day fortnight average 37.5-hour week
* 25 Days holiday
* Good pension scheme
* Other benefits to be disclosed on application

Purpose of the role:
The Maritime Communications and Data Link Engineer will be responsible for the operational and system analysis and design of system integration solutions for maritime opportunities and programmes.

Some of the main duties of the Data Link Systems Engineer will include:
* Requirements assessment and management.
* Support to System Architects in development of system solutions.
* Design of allocated segments of system, technical impact assessment and control.
* Presentation at internal and independent design/study reviews.
* Technical risk assessment and reduction, including assessment of TPMs and TRLs.
* Technical input to programme management and cost estimation teams.
* Generation and maintenance of specifications and interface control data for internal, procured and customer-furnished subsystems.
* Subsystem-related interaction with potential and actual customers.
* Support to selection, subcontract technical oversight and liaison with suppliers and other technical agencies.
* Conduct of acceptance off-contract from suppliers.
* Support to system integration and platform installation.
* Technical input to training, ILS and sustainment activities.
* Planning and control of own work and of any assigned engineering team.
* Conduct of operational analysis and performance of Concept and Assessment Phase design studies on behalf of internal/external customers.
* Support to the conduct of internal and customer-funded research and development studies.
* Support to development of Systems Architecture and Technology Roadmaps. Assessment of existing Systems, modified or new Systems and embodiment of COTS/MOTS solutions.

What you need to be the successful Data Link Systems Engineer:

* Extensive experience in Communications and Data Linkprojects within the military maritime business area
* Maritime Communications and Data Link architecture/integration development capability
* The candidate will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and work well in a team environment
* The candidate will be capable of developing and communicating a vision for maritime programmes

* A good knowledge of other Maritime systems that integrate with Communications and Data Link systems including peripherals and encryption devices
* Previous Maritime Systems Engineering experience
* Current knowledge of Defence and IMO Standards
Must be eligible to go through security clearance

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Data Link Systems Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

Data Link Systems Engineer
Permanent and contract positions available
Must be eligible for Security Clearance

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