Up to £41.00 per hour
7 months ago
IT Hardware Engineer
Duration: 12 Months
Rate: £41 per hour LTD
Our client is a computing systems organisation whose primary function is the provision and support of data acquisition / simulation / server-based systems. The role will focus primarily on the development of a number of server facilities and associated client and networked storage facilities for a new Mission Planning System being delivered to the RAF over the next 18 months.
The ideal candidate will have a proven ability across the full hardware lifecycle and a sound knowledge of Microsoft Visio 2010 Professional. The candidate will require excellent two-way communication skills, as they will need to work with other engineers at a range of levels including both the MoD and RAF customer. The candidate will be required to design, document, assemble, install and release a number of server-centred multi-client systems and assist the team through product development in tight delivery timescales. The candidates must be willing to travel to customer sites in the UK, using road and / or air transport, spending periods of up to 2 weeks away.
To deliver hardware to the customer's programme, within allocated budgets, according to the standards in the Quality Management System, including the following:
- Hardware Design, both mechanical and electrical
- Computer Aided Design - using Microsoft Visio software to design modular computing server cabinets
- Hardware build of modular computing server cabinets, using basic hand and power tools (screwdrivers, spanners, drills, etc.)
- Configuration activities
- Documentation and release of built products
Additional information: Please note, due to the sensitive nature of the project involved all applicants must be capable of gaining a UK MoD Security Clearance to SC level.