System Integration Engineer

Location
Blackwood
Salary
£300 - £360 per day
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Ref
HQ00012789
Contact
Neil Tovey
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract
Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of integration and communications will play a crucial part in working with the systems team to make a significant contribution to the integration, test and delivery of C4I Systems.
You will be working as a Systems Integration Engineer for a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems, with the opportunity to an opportunity to provide System Integration effort on a variety of MoD integration and delivery programmes.

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About the Job:

The client requires a Systems Integration Engineer to focus on the integration, test and delivery of C4I Systems. You will be required to analyse the design of the systems under test, in order to inform ensuing tasks and develop and document requirements for system integration and testing activities on C4I programmes. You will also need to define test requirements, specifications and scripts whilst providing representation of the systems under test through Unified modelling language (UML). You will need the ability to support the development of appropriate integration and testing strategies, and planning to successfully execute the identified strategy. You will execute the tests, manage the test results and associated data, whilst supporting the production of test reports and continuous improvement of integration and testing processes, procedures and tools.

The role will allow you to support on a variety of projects performing activities including;
Configuring a suite of communications and infrastructure equipment in accordance with a system architecture document.
Producing Requirements for Test suitable to exercise the integration of applications onto an infrastructure.
Performing a number of trials and tests to establish the characteristics of the proposed equipment configuration.
Documenting all activities in manner suitable to enhance the understanding of both technical and non-technical audiences.

About You:
To be the right fit for this Systems Integration Engineer job, you will ideally need a degree in a relevant Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or IT discipline (or equivalent experience), and have experience or knowledge of the following;
Integration and testing of complex software based systems
Understanding of communications: ability to orient a problem under investigation against the Internet and OSI Reference Models, and good understanding of TCP/IP protocol suite and basic routing technologies
Proven, methodical, fault finding skills; comfortable working significant amounts of time in a C4I technical laboratory, in adherence to laboratory rules
Technical experience in the application of the systems engineering process in a Defence design and development environment

Systems Integration Engineer
South Wales
37 hours a week
Up to £360 per day
Contract role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Integration, Test, Testing, Requirements, UML, Communications, BOWMAN, C4i, TCP/IP, Infrastructure.

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.

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.

This is a contract position.

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