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Systems Engineer - RF Datalinks

  • Location: Stevenage
  • Salary: Umbrella per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted over 1 year ago

  • Sector: Aerospace and Defence
  • Contact: Nick Wallwork
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 02 July 2020
  • Job Ref: 177532NW1_1593085951

We are looking for an experienced sub-system system engineer ideally with a technical background. Within the Data Link Centre of Excellence, Systems are at the heart of what we do. You will get to work across the CADMID cycle, as well as being involved in research and continuous improvement. Our current projects are multi-national, allowing you to gain international exposure.

Development of sub-system requirement documents. Data link sub system architecture design. Planning and attendance of data link trials. Calculating and applying data link power budgets.

Desirable: Knowledge of current military communications systems. Knowledge of spectrum management/co-siting interference calculations etc. Experience of antenna design/specification/testing etc. Knowledge of current error correction, compression and encoding methodologies.

Additional Skills:

DOORS SysML in Rhapsody Modelling of system performance in Matlab.

PLEASE NOTE: You will need to be eligible to obtain a full UK SC clearance in order to be considered for this role.