Satellite And Systems Engineer

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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 recruitment for some 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.