2367135 Lead RF Systems Expert/Engineer

Job Ref: 54220
Sector: Engineering
Date Added: 24 August 2017
  • Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, UK
  • Competitive
  • Lee Brown
  • 02392 705 487

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Lead RF Test Systems Engineer/ExpertLead RF Test Systems EngineerPortsmouth6-month contractAre you an RF Test Systems Engineer expert looking for exciting new opportunities in Portsmouth, Hampshire? If so we have a full-time, 6-month contract role available with a world leader in the design and manufacture of satellite systems that may be of interest to you. The role and requirementsThe Test Systems Expert role is for a team player, hands on Expert engineer responsible for leading Test Development engineers for test systems Architectural Development. The Expert systems specialist will be responsible for the Test System Hardware and Software activities related to the design & development of Test Systems with Test & simulation capability, to Test & Validate AIRBUSs Analogue & Digital based Payloads.Perform hardware & software development tasks, writing requirements, Architectural systems design, validation, commissioning, testing and support for Test Systems applications with an emphasis on Systems Engineering implementations.AIT Test Systems Expert reports to Head of AIT Test Systems as line manager and functionally AIT Test Systems Project ManagerQualifications and skills· Minimum Honours Degree or equivalent in an RF, Microwave, Digital or Electronics Engineering subject with Systems Engineering & Project Management modules· Solid and proven experience in RF / Microwave electronics Project Management, Systems Engineering, design & development of Test Systems having worked on RF, Microwave & Digital type designs· Test Engineering hands on and leadership role within a Communications Development or Manufacturing environment.· Design and build of RF test equipment using Genesis or ADS Systems & Microwave Models· Systems, Equipment, Unit and Interfacing Baseband, RF & Microwave Design· Hardware & Software, Baseband, RF & Microwave Architecture & Detailed Design· Test ProgrammingDesirable Skills· Solid and proven experience in theoretical knowledge and practical experience in the design and implementation of Hardware & Software for Automated Test Systems.· Project management & provision of requirements capture, BIDs Proposals, planning, estimating, resource management, reports and presentation· Systems Architecture hardware & software design, validation and implementation· Test Strategy design, development and implementation· Test/Development/Techniques/Disciplines in Microwave, RF, Baseband, Analogue & Digital Communications· Measurement method design, development, implementation, validation and delivery· Measurement Uncertainty Analysis and understanding to international standards· Baseband, RF & Microwave Architecture & Detailed Design, validation and implementation· Measurement Instrumentation selection trade-off, system integration and implementation · Test Software programming in National Instruments CVI and LabView or equivalent· Test Executives understanding in Agilent TestExec SL, National Instruments Test Stand· RF & Digital hardware design, validation and implementation· Good basic hardware & software RF , Digital & Control interface understanding About Airbus Defence and SpaceAirbus Defence and Space is a world leader in the design and manufacture of satellite systems. Their activities cover complete civil and military telecommunications, Earth observation systems and science and navigation programmes together with avionics and a wide range of space equipment and associated ground infrastructure.This is a contract position for 6 months, working full-time 37 hours per week in Portsmouth, Hampshire. You will be subject to security vetting in order to undertake work in accordance with business needs. If you are interested in the role and match the required skills and qualifications, apply today.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.