Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of integration and test will play a crucial part in working with engineering teams to carry out all of the aspects of integration and test of a brand new tactical communication system, where you will help transform the existing communication system into an open and flexible technical and business architecture. You will be working as a System Integration and Test Engineer for a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems.
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About the Job:
The client requires a System Integration & Test Engineer to support design certification, assurance and acceptance for the entire new tactical communication system. A typical day could include:
*Product and system integration testing
*Defining test cases, procedures and scripts
*Create and or execute test plans
*Problem solving to identify defects
*Provide assurance and acceptance for the system
As part of the wider Systems Engineering team you will work within a scaled Agile framework, so depending on the role you could take part in Scrum events and Sprint reviews. You will work on real kit in labs and potentially support field based testing. You will also have the opportunity to work closely with the customer.
To be the right fit for this System Integration & Test Engineer job, you will ideally need a relevant or associated degree to the role such as Electrical or Electronic engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or appropriate work experience. You will also need a broad competence and experience in Systems Integration and Test (IT / Consumer Electronics / Communications / Messaging protocols / Defence Industry) of software, firmware and hardware, and have experience or knowledge of the following;
*Capability User Case (CUC) Acceptance testing
*Build and test automation
*Tactical network infrastructures including networks, radios, routers and switches
*Internet and OSI-layered communications models
*Tools such as IBM Doors, Rational Quality Manager, Rational Team Concert
System Integration & Test Engineer
37.5 hours a week
£300 - £360 per day
Keywords: Systems engineer, Integration, Test, Testing, Electronic architecture, Requirements, Test scripts, IBM Doors, Rational Quality Manager, Rational Team Concert, OSI-layered communications models, networks, radios, routers, switches, TCP/IP
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
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