Matchtech

Systems Engineer - METOC

Recruiter
Location
Dorchester
Salary
£36.55 per hour
Posted
26 Apr 2017
Closes
24 May 2017
Ref
389046
Contact
Jason Parish
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The METOC system is currently deployed and in-service on the Type 45 Destroyers, ready for Sea Trial on the QE Class Carriers and in the design phase for the Type 26 Frigates.

Responsibilities

The role will be predominantly within the QE Class team, but will be involved in many activities across the product area depending on the successful applicants skillset, to include :-

* Requirements management

* Production of updates to design and associated documents
* Preparation and delivery of Contract Deliverable Documents.

* Analysis of information from trials and testing

* Response to customer observations
* Collate, interpret and summarise 3rd party certification
Support to hardware integration if appropriate

The Individual

Essential Skills:

* Good documentation and analysis skills
* An excellent team player with strong communication skills, and an ability to work independently with minimal supervision and quickly learn on the job
* Knowledge of and experience in designing with COTS hardware and PC technology. Desirable Skills:
*

* Experience in Naval Combat System Equipment architecture, technical design & delivery; including physical requirements and associated design & installation attributes, build & manufacture, physical integration and Acceptance
* Experience of working with COTS IT equipment, cabinet design and assembly
* Knowledge of EMC and environmental (shock, vibration, cooling) control measures applied to equipment containing COTS items to meet military specifications
* Experience in test and acceptance management