Systems Engineer - MILSATCOM

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
06 Dec 2022
22 Dec 2022
Job Title
IT Director
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Systems engineer (MILSATCOM)
Defence & Aerospace
Bristol – Hybrid working
Market related salary

We are assisting our client a large UK defence company who is looking to recruit a Systems Engineer with MILSATCOM's experience. You will be part of the Mission systems team responsible for supporting the MILSATCOM Service Delivery organisation to deliver a range of new and modified subsystems, end to end services covering a range of Military and Commercial technologies and software.

Please not that you will need to either hold or be eligible to obtain Security Clearance (DV) for this position. Please only apply if suitable.

Roles & Responsibilities
As the Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Designing and delivering End to End telecoms solutions within the MILSATCON domain
  • Innovate using industry leading products and 3rd party services over LEO, MEO and GEO
  • Provide expert knowledge on technology and operations, including satellite modems, Network Management Systems and IP Networking
  • Responsible for full Engineering lifecycle from requirements, design, production, test, integration, and Assurance
  • Be part of multi–discipline project team
  • Proactive in your approach, you'll have excellent leadership skills combined with the ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment with new and exciting challenges each day.

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Proven experience in the design, implementation, and delivery of communications systems
  • In–depth knowledge of Systems Engineering processes on large and/or complex engineering projects
  • Demonstratable experience in the defence or telecommunication industry, ideally MILSATCOM or COMSAT but not essential.
  • Demonstratable experience of project delivery following engineering process from requirement to in service
  • Collaborative individual.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to champion high performance and inspire others.
  • University degree or equivalent experince communications in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunications, or related discipline
  • Must be a sole UK National and willing to undergo security clearance to a DV level.

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Generous market related salary
  • Flexible working options
  • Matched contribution pension scheme with life assurance
  • Flexible benefits, including cycle to work scheme, discounts, and our Share Ownership Scheme
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Training and development opportunities

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to (url removed) or ring (phone number removed) and ask to speak to Matthew Brindley who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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