ELECTRONIC WAREFARE INTEGRATION ENGINEER

Recruiter
Morson International
Location
Lancashire
Salary
£35.00 p hour
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

ROLE

Delivery of an Electronic Warfare capability providing the EW programming element and toolsets. The Integrated Generation System is one such toolset and the development of this product is across a number of different international suppliers. This role exists to support the deliveries from each of the suppliers and to perform the task of integrating each work package, perform a level of testing and qualification before delivery to the customer facing delivery team.

A key aspect of the new toolset is the development of a new Graphical User Interface (GUI) and one of the major responsibilities within this role is to help the development of this functionality such that it supports the processes and procedures that the customer utilises to generate their mission data for the Fast Jet platform.

Individuals should have proven ability with systems engineering principles, specifically those around system integration as well as experience working on medium to large IT projects would also be very beneficial. Additionally, a background on fast jets would be desirable but not essential as new ideas and approaches will be welcomed.

The role will require an individual to work as part of a very close nit team but also with a number of suppliers from both the UK and Germany therefore there will be a requirement for a level of travel by the successful individuals.

AT THE COAL FACE / TASKS / RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Capture and define specific IGS requirements for dissemination to suppliers
  • Support to IGS suppliers in understanding these requirements where necessary
  • Attend various design reviews during the development stages
  • |Support the supplier deliveries ensuring all required supporting documentation is delivered in line with contractual requirements
  • Determine a level of integration testing to determine successful product deliveries from each supplier
  • Perform the above testing on the fully integrated product
  • Document the outcome of the testing and work with suppliers to address any shortfalls or limitations in their products or our own
  • Package and delivery the product such that this can be delivered by the customer team out in country

ADDITIONAL SECURITY INFORMATION: WE SEEK 6 INTEGRATION ENGINEERS WHO HAVE WORKED IN A MILITARY / DEFENCE ENVIRONMENT / INDUSTRY WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS OR WHO ARE CAPABLE OF OBTAINING SECURITY CLEARANCE (SC LEVEL MINIMUM)


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