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Senior Sonar Engineer

  • Location: Dorchester
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Are you looking to join a successful and growing Engineering company? Morson International are working in partnership with ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK in recruiting for a Senior Sonar Engineer.

ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK develop, supply and support cutting-edge maritime technology for customers worldwide. Based in Winfrith, Dorset, they work closely with the UK Royal Navy to create products which protect lives at sea.

As a Senior Sonar Engineer at ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK, you will be given the opportunity to work in an innovative cutting-edge environment, undertaking projects across the entire engineering lifecyle, from novel research through to productisation and beyond into through-life supportability.

A Senior Sonar Engineer role at ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK will provide you with the opportunity to be involved in the development of the next generation of acoustic sensing systems that provide their customers with a technological advantage.

The Scope:

Technical lead for sonar product developments and research projects
Working with Project Managers to ensure that all solutions are delivered to time, cost and quality
Working with System Design Authorities, Product Managers and Project Managers to provide technical input and identify technical solutions for programmes.

What we are looking for in you:

You will be an experienced sonar engineer / scientist and have demonstrable knowledge of sonar principles and experience in the development of sonar subsystem components with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Sonar Sensors; Sonar data acquisition; Signal and data processing algorithm and Software development; Sonar data analysis; Sonar performance modelling; Underwater Acoustics and Sonar system integration.

Understanding how sonar subsystem components and their data processing, system integration and overall sonar capability meets the user and system requirements is essential.

You will be educated to at least Degree level (or equivalent) in Physics, Mathematics or Engineering (or similar related degree) with the ability to work within and/or lead a project team.

Experience in the underwater defence and security domain is desirable but not essential.