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SC Cleared Systems Engineer 5327

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Jobs in Christchurch Dorset

Jobs in Christchurch Dorset. SC Cleared Systems Engineer. You MUST hold live SC Level Security Clearance.
The candidate will need to design and architect the solution and processes.
This is a permanent role based in Christchurch.
This role offers hybrid working, with 3 Days on Site and 2 Days from home.

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Job Description:

Reports to Systems and Test lead – to be allocated to subsystem leads as required. Join a pool of highly competent systems engineers able to undertake activities in design, diagnostics, network modelling, build and subsystem testing.

Tasks will include:
Firstly, have an understanding of customers’ needs.
Undertake research as well as study activities to identify candidate solutions.
Undertake and guide experimentation and derisking activities with other engineers.
Also, support the development of estimates for full production and delivery of solutions.
Develop and implement solutions fully.
Ability to track progress and report to stakeholders.
Finally, naturally, work to high standards within budget and estimates.

Key Activities:
System and subsystem level design including documents and architecture modelling as required.
Proposals and impact assessment for inclusive design changes.
RF specialism for bearer subsystem design (BLOS, BOO, DLOS).
Build and Test.
Build and configuration of network equipment.
Component level build and test.
Network Modelling.
Creation and support of a network model to aid performance and scaling tests.
Subsystem Integration.
Build as well as configure subsystems.
Subsystem tests and leadership.
Coordination of subsystem design, build and test activities.
During OSM phase, diagnostics and resolution of incidents.

Skills required:

It is not expected that any one individual will be able to undertake all the activities listed above. Skills and specialism depend on the activity. For each role, excellent experience within the domain will be required.
Specialism will be required at varying points during the programme. For example, RF, network design and configuration, network modelling, platform installation and design, platform qualification.
In general, competence in the following will be required:
Firstly, Systems engineering lifecycles.
Communications technologies, such as IP networking, VOIP, Point-to-Point radio links, 4G/5G/6G mobile technologies, network security, as well as network management.
Windows as well as Linux operating systems, including Virtualisation.
Design, development and delivery of Plans, Processes, Products, Systems and Services.
Also, must have strong communication skills.
Finally, professionalism, commitment and continual learning.

In addition, an understanding of:
Firstly, MoD or Industry IT projects and programmes.
Commercial or military networks, enterprise level designs.
Information Assurance (IA) as well as product security.
Also, security architectures, COTS integration and virtualisation.
Current and emerging technologies and roadmaps.
Finally, Design standards mandated by ITN (FMN Spiral 4, Def Stan, STANAG etc.).

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