New Malden, Surrey
Up to £40.00 per hour
24 days ago
Hardware Engineer to be a part of the Shared Infrastructure (SI) Hardware team working on the assembly of components into both commercial and platform standard cabinets.
Experience in Naval Combat System Equipment build, manufacture, physical integration, installation and acceptance
Knowledge of EMC and environmental (shock, vibration, cooling) control measures applied to equipment containing COTS items to meet military specifications
Experience of working with sub-contractors
Experience in Design Certification
Knowledge of Virtualisation (VMWare, in particular)
Knowledge of Dell and Juniper COTS hardware
In the role you will provide hardware expertise to design, procurement, building, installation, testing activities and acceptance events of COTS and Platform specific cabinets at a variety of locations across the south of England. You will support design proving and environmental testing at a certified test house. There will also be a requirement to engage with sub-contractors and suppliers where necessary. You will provide technical support to bid work.
Knowledge and experience in assembling COTS hardware and PC technology.
Experience with COTS cabinets, cabinet/rack/unit design, wiring and wiring schedules, power distribution etc.
Good documentation skills
An excellent team player with strong communication skills and an ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Understanding of Configuration Control and baselines
Investigation and resolution of design issues
Support to development systems
Good understanding of the Engineering Lifecycle
Ability to manage complex issues for multiple concurrent projects balancing the needs and priorities of each project against the others
To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.