Satellite And Systems Engineer

Satellite And Systems Engineer

Satellite and Systems Engineer required for the UK's leading Engineering Support Service Organisation!

Job Description

Role: Satellite and Systems Engineer
Location: Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Salary: To £50K + Benefits

Satellite and Systems Engineer required for the UK's leading Engineering Support Service Organisation!
Job Purpose

The Satellite and Systems Engineer is a customer facing role reporting to the Head of Programmes and Engineering. The role leads the Business Unit's integrated project engineering team and provides a systems approach to specialist engineering design and support services in the fields of Satellite, Radio Frequency (RF) communications and general engineering.

Satellite System Engineer:

" To be a source of technical expertise in RF antenna systems and associated equipment, including radiation hazard.
" To contribute to complex and diverse projects and bids within the communications arena for a broad range of security and defence sector customers.
" Provide support and expertise within the department to support customers with new build projects, system enhancements, obsolescence management and system repairs.
" Have an excellent understanding of satellite ground station infrastructure and be able to either manage the design or advise on the design of such systems.
" Knowledge of how to perform RF testing on these and other RF systems.
" The role will also include work on other RF systems from RF switching, coaxial feeder, RF over fibre to antennas working at frequency ranges of LF through to microwave.
" Provision of technical expertise in RF antenna systems and associated equipment.
" Design, procurement, management and supervision of the implementation of antenna systems and associated equipment.
" Knowledge of HF and V/UHF RF based communication systems.
" Experience of working with antenna systems, feeders, combiners and matrix systems.
" Experience of operational procedures and practices employed in high power broadcast installations and receive sites
" Experience of military communications systems or commercial broadcast systems.

Knowledge, Qualification and Experience:

" Must hold a relevant engineering degree or alternatively HNC/HND qualification.
" Must possess Chartered Engineer (CEng) or Incorporated Engineer (IEng) status registered with the Engineering Council in an appropriate engineering discipline.
" Possess 5-years experience in an antenna systems engineering role, working with systems similar to those used in the high power communications and broadcast industry.
" Possess 5-years experience in the antenna engineering project environment working to deadlines using quality procedures.
" You will hold current DV clearance

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Key Consultant

Richard Rendell

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I account manage a number of ARM's major defence and aerospace clients across the UK. My aim is to ensure that an exceptional service is provided to all our clients and candidates. I also ensure opportunities for all ARM services are offered and maximised across all of our defence accounts.

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