Radar Systems Engineer

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  • Location:

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    over 1 year ago

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Radar Systems Engineer

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £35,000 - £55,000

A global aerospace and defence organisation specialising in state-of-the-art radar systems, providing support to the UK Royal Navy are seeking a Radar Systems Engineer.

You will be part of a team that ensures the UK's surface fleet is at peak operational performance, working in a facility that provides vital support for Royal Navy warships whilst researching future combat systems and technologies.

Responsibilities -Radar Systems Engineer

  • Providing a 'System of Systems' approach to Integration, Assurance and Analysis activities within the domain of radar engineering. Using Data Recording and Analysis equipment and other built-in/bespoke integration toolsets to interpret system operational capability.

  • Providing succinct and accurate and timely reports to support integration, trials and assurance activities as requested by the Customer

  • Conducting analysis in support of trials recordings and provide suitable reporting with narrative to substantiate finding

  • Keeping abreast of Complex System advances and major system changes in order to remain current and competent (identify and attend training acquaints and in-house briefings as appropriate).

  • Working on a broad and interesting range of projects and tasks within the Combat Systems domain.

Skills and qualifications - Radar Systems Engineer

  • Technical experience of radar Systems, host equipment's and interfaces.

  • An understanding of how radars are designed and the differences between radars with different end functionality.

  • An understanding of Pulse Repetition Frequency and how it can be used with modern digital systems.

  • An understanding of radar cross section and how it may impact radar performance.

  • A good understanding of modern IFF Interrogators and Transponders?

  • A good understanding of IP based networks and their utilisation within modern digital systems

What we're looking for in you:

  • Ability to develop effective partnerships with a variety of stakeholders (internal and external).

  • Flexible approach to tasking - Team tasks to be subdivided and allocated within the core team according to specialisation and managed to a timely conclusion.

  • Be proactive and adopt a professional approach in dealing with technical issues and colleagues within the business unit and externally.

  • Ability to handle a diverse set of personalities

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