System Integration Engineer

Location
Caerphilly
Salary
£300 - £350 per day
Posted
22 May 2018
Closes
19 Jun 2018
Ref
894830
Contact
Neil Tovey
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract
Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of integration of hardware & software components and communications will play a crucial part in working as part of a team responsible for system integration and test activity to support design certification, assurance and acceptance for the next generation of military secure communications 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.

Read on for specifics on the job. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the Job:

The client requires a Systems Integration Engineer to focus on the integration, test and delivery of a Tactical C4I System. You will be required to carry out system integration with hardware & software components, define & execute test cases, and carry out problem solving to identify defects and provide assurance & acceptance evidence for the system. You will operate as part of the System Team at the Value Stream Level within a Scaled Agile Framework. Tasks will be varied and include product & system integration, verification, validation, assurance & platform based testing with problem investigation and support for field based testing.
The role will allow you to support on a variety of projects performing activities including;
*Support the development of appropriate integration and test plans
*Support detailed planning to successfully execute integration and test activity
*Define test requirements, specifications, procedures and scripts with reference to system and product specification, design and use cases
*Execute tests and manage test results and associated data
*Support the production of test reports and associated test conclusions
*Support build and test automation activity as well as the continuous improvement of integration and testing processes, procedures and tools.
*Carry out integration and test activity within the SAFe Agile Framework program
*Ability to carry out SI&T activity leading or as part of a team
About You:
To be the right fit for this Systems Integration Engineer job, you will ideally need technical experience in the application of practical and pragmatic Systems Integration and Test engineering on large scale Defence design and development programs, and have experience or knowledge of the following;
*Understanding and experience of developing Tactical C4I Systems; knowledge of the BCIP system is highly desirable.
*Understanding of tactical network infrastructures including networks, radios, routers, switches and system management considerations
*Ability to orient issues within Internet and OSI-layered communications models - good understanding of messaging and routing protocols, TCP/IP, UDP, including those applicable to wireless and wired environments
*Technical awareness of electrical, mechanical and computer systems hardware including knowledge of commercial IT architecture and technologies
*Practical hands on experience in lab and field based military systems testing including equipment/system commissioning and fault finding
*Experience in build and test automation.
*Microsoft Windows Platform experience with good understanding of Windows architecture, services, security features, and virtualization
*Experienced in the use of one or more the following engineering tools or equivalents: IBM DOORS, Rational Quality Manager, Rational Team Concert, Microsoft Office tools


Systems Integration Engineer
South Wales
37 hours a week
Up to £350 per day
Contract role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Integration, Test, Testing, Requirements, UML, Communications, MORPHEUS, 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.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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