Countermeasures Engineer

Location
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Salary
£20,000 - £35,000 per annum plus full company benefits
Posted
06 Feb 2018
Closes
06 Mar 2018
Ref
167
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent

An opportunity exists within MASS for a physics/engineering/computer science/mathematics graduate to provide specialist support to the planning, execution, analysis and development of countermeasure tactics in both the RF and IR spectrums. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: The specification and generation of models for simulating the systems, subsystems and components of non-communications RF systems such as radars, missile seekers and other EW systems. Working as part of a specialist team you will use bespoke software to develop signal processing elements of tracking systems. You will be required to program a graphical simulation environment, utilising skills and experience in research, mathematical modelling and analysis. The models will then be used to carry out threat vulnerability analysis and countermeasures development following which you will provide advice to customers based on analysis results.   The candidate must be a self-starter and shall be responsible for discrete tasks of specification, design, modelling, testing, validation, and results analysis.   The candidate must be highly motivated, enthusiastic and competent team player who can communicate clearly.   This position includes a requirement to travel in support of customer meetings. The position is part of a small team of analysts   The candidate must be eligible for UK MoD clearance for access to the appropriate security level.  

Mandatory Skill Requirements:

  • Ability to program in MATLAB or equivalent program.
  • MS Office
  • Ability to process and analyse large and complex data sets from multiple sources

Desirable Skill Requirements:

  • Knowledge of RF and/or IR threat systems, defensive aids suites and countermeasures
  • Advanced MATLAB/SIMULINK skills
  • Experience in the use of modelling and simulation of complex control systems
  • Knowledge of Electronic Warfare, Defence and/or Radar markets

This role is for 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday and based in Lincoln. The salary is £20,000 - £35,000 dependent upon experience, plus full company benefits.

Benefits will include:

• 25 days holiday
• Company pension
• Private medical insurance
• Subsidised gym membership
• Childcare vouchers
• Company benefits portal
• Share Save Scheme
• Free onsite parking

How to apply:

In order to be considered for this TVACD Engineer role you must be eligible to hold SC clearance.

MASS is an equal opportunities employer.

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