Matchtech

Senior Sonar Research Scientist/Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Dorchester
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
26 May 2017
Closes
23 Jun 2017
Ref
EMP391066
Contact
Martyn Hudson
Discipline
Electronic
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Purpose of Job



Specialist research scientist to support R&D programmes and product development



Scope



As an experienced scientist or engineer in the field of sonar, its application and underwater technology, this role will play an important part within an agile team engaged in cutting edge research within the underwater defence domain. The successful applicant will be dynamic, innovative, and resourceful, committed and have a track record of successful planning, coordination and delivery of research programmes. The companies sonar and maritime research programmes are varied in scope and discipline so we are considering a variety of skills, and an ability to adapt to evolving needs is highly desirable.



Knowledge, skills and personal qualities required:

* Degree level physics, mathematics, engineering, or related degree
* Demonstrated expertise in one for more of the following areas



* Sonar and acoustics
* Signal and data processing algorithm design and development
* Transducer and sensor development
* Acoustic materials
* Simulation and operational analysis in underwater or military domain



* An ability to work within and/or lead a project teamĀ· Proven communication & written skills
* An ability communicate technical findings and concepts to a range of expert and non-expert stakeholders including team, management and customers
* Ability to influence of stakeholders (internal and external) to shape technical strategy
* Ability to proposed, plan, coordinate and deliver research programmes
* An aptitude for problem solving