Shared Network Infrastructure - Principal Engineer

  • Location

    Filton, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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    Up to £46.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Morson Rosyth

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Purpose of role: Within the Combat Systems Shared Infrastructure (SI) Team, coordinate the requirements definition, delivery, acceptance, and support of the network architecture for the Combat System network architecture. Outputs/Deliverables: Review of Design Documentation relevant to networks area. Completed Interface Specifications as allocated (eg ELAs). Sub-system Data Flow Database. Layer 1 Network Configuration Database. Responsibilities Tasks and Activities: 1. Assure that Supplier provided designs/specifications meet platform requirements. 2. Support the development of interface documents that capture how using subsystems will interface with the network. 3. Review Supplier provided design documentation for accuracy and adherence to agreed design architecture. 4. Support activities to understand the through life costing of the network infrastructure and to identify innovative concepts to reduce through life costs. 5. Identify the high level requirements for Network Data Flows 6. Monitor the development and integration of the OEM solutions defined for the networks. Applying research techniques and lessons learned to refine the network design. 7. Support integration and acceptance testing, assuring that requirements have been delivered. 8. Configuration control of Layer 1 Network Infrastructure Management Tool. 9. Facilitation of Private/Public IP Allocation to vessel. 10. Technical Review of Networks & Information Technology Documentation from Suppliers and Combat System Stakeholders. Key Accountabilities: Provide support to the SITA in the development of SI hosted System Enterprise Level Agreements (ELAs) and Interface Specifications.

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.