Trials Engineer - Radar / Optronics

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    North London, London

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    £40000 - £45000 per annum + + excellent bens.

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    Hannah Pepper

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    9 months ago

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Trials Engineer - Radar / Optronics

  • Radar; Optronics; RF; Microwave; Navigation

  • Customer facing; Trials; Testing; Systems Engineering; Integration; FAT

  • Enfield

  • £40,000 - £45,000

An industry leading technology and engineering company are looking to add a motivated and enthusiastic Trials Engineer to their growing team. Their unique products are world renowned as being best in class.

Activities will include Bid Support, Demonstration of the system to interested parties/customers in the UK and overseas, and system integration. Additional responsibilities will include setting up customer equipment in the installation location and feeding back any issues noted during trials and customer demonstrations to the development team.


  • Lead Trials and Testing activities to characterise and prove system capabilities

  • Demonstrate live radar equipment and systems to potential customers in the UK and overseas

  • Create Trails plans for the evaluation of system improvements

  • Create visit reports for all trials and demonstration activities

  • Record and distribute data collected from trials activities and liaise with the responsible engineers

  • Conduct UAV flights in accordance with CAA regulations within the UK and overseas to aid research and development.

  • Deliver and commission systems to customers within the UK and overseas.

  • Produce requirement and test specifications for use with new products and customer contracts.

  • Where required conduct Factory Acceptance/Site Acceptance Trials

  • Assist in the evaluation of new technology and methods beneficial to the Company's interests and support future business requirements

  • Fault find on equipment in the field and new equipment.


  • An understanding of Radar Systems is desirable, although not essential if other complementary skills demonstrate a capacity to understand new technologies quickly and effectively.

  • Previous experience in customer facing roles is required.

  • An understanding of a range of engineering disciplines (Software, Mechanical, and Electrical) is required.

  • Experience in Computer Networking, Camera Systems & Power supplies would be an advantage.

  • A full UK driving licence is required.

Take your career to the next level with this exciting and challenging opportunity!