Payload Solutions Engineer

Recruiter
Protec Technical Ltd
Location
Farnborough
Salary
£360 pd
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Payload Solutions Engineer Farnborough 12 months £360 /day Description To support the Payload Manager responsible for all aspects of the delivery of very light-weight payloads for the series of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) including specification, design, build/manufacture, and integration. Outline Job Profile Translating customer user requirements into technical solutions Provide advice and guidance to payload suppliers on optimal integration solution for a platform Working with customers and suppliers provide technical summaries on project platform and payload capabilities Provide input into the payload development strategy and roadmaps To ensure the stakeholders clearly understand the requirements for the and the capabilities of the payloads To liaise with the other subsystems teams such as power and propulsion to ensure that the best overall solution for the Project system is being implemented To manage the integration of payloads onto Project to ensure mission success Qualifications / Experience Familiarity with engineering methodologies for harsh environments Technical ability / familiarity with some of the following payload types RF communications, Optical and IF surveillance ESM and Sigint Data communications Sales and marketing support / customer facing skills Development of working procedures compatible with regulatory approval Production of documentation including Test Plans, Test Schedules Liaising with the software developers and hardware engineers to identify / resolve anomalous behaviour Strong communication skills to engage with management & technical colleagues Ability to work to demanding time-scales A familiarity with the configuration control tools and code configuration strategies Subcontractor management For more information please contact John Paul at Protec Technical Ltd.
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