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Electronic Systems Engineer - Defence
Ref: J000537
Location: Cambridgeshire
Salary: competitive + benefits

Our client is a product and systems design company with interests in the communications, defence aerospace and medical sectors.

We are looking for an experienced Systems Engineer with a good grasp of a wide range of engineering technologies and an ability to make sense of complex, multi-dimensional engineering challenges. The role will be central to some of our client's larger, more complex projects, and includes: providing a technical interface to the customer and making sure requirements are both defined and subsequently met; pulling together potentially disparate technical elements in projects and making sure they are cohesive; leading the process of assessing and down selecting potential system designs and resolving system integration problems.

Key skills and experience:-
o Have performed effectively in a significant role on a complex system development, ideally in the defence or security domain.
o Led systems activities in all phases of the project life cycle.
o Successfully worked through the project lifecycle, from requirements development through to integration, test, and delivery.
o Led complex hardware and software integrations.
o Led system and subsystem trade studies.
o Experience of Systems Engineering principles and practice.
o Ability to analyse complex, multi-faceted engineering problems and the ability to work with unfamiliar technologies.
o Design, development, integration and testing experience of electronic hardware and software.
o Ability to take technical ownership and provide leadership and direction.
o Excellent oral and written skills, able to present complex technical concepts in clear language.
o Excellent customer and supplier relationship management skills.
o Good negotiation skills.
o One or more of the following areas of domain experience is desirable:
o Communication systems and signal processing.
o Radar systems and signal processing.
o Electronic surveillance technologies.
o Image processing/analytics.
o Electronic sensing and countermeasures.
o Unmanned systems (sensing, control, autonomy).
o Acoustics and sonar.

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