|Location: Bristol||Salary: TBC ON APPLICATION|
|Sector: Engineering||Type: Contract|
|Contact: Jack Pleon||Job Published: 22 days ago|
What the role entails:
Some of the main duties of the Systems Engineer will include:
- Role: In support of Underwater Battlefield Area denial (UBAD), project CHARYBDIS is a 5 year programme deliver competitive capability demonstration autonomous solutions for the detection of underwater threats. It will involve closer working with potential integrators and technology providers to explore and develop a wide range of approaches before assessing them and down-selecting of the construction and testing at full scale of the technology in the ocean environment. The UBAD Engineering Manager, supported by specialists engineers and scientists, will have fulltime responsibility for the technical co-ordination and assessment of by development of the parallel competing proposals by potential solution providers and the complementary work to mature and re-disk high potential de-risk component technology; ensuring that it remains focused on delivering project performance requirements in a way that balances ambition, pace and risk.
- Essential Skills: Highly motivated professional engineer (either Chartered or capable of being chartered within 2 years) with experience in the development of complex technical solutions to military customer requirements. Systems Engineering or Combat Systems (Underwater sensors and communications) technical knowledge is highly desirable but experience of technology development in other areas will be considered.
- Development Opportunities: This post provides an opportunity to further develop the skills necessary to successfully exploit high technology within the context of an agile, high pace team to deliver and test novels solutions to meet RN needs.
This really is a fantastic opportunity for a 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!
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