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Electronic Warfare Senior Systems Engineer

  • Lancashire
  • Contract
  • £40.00 - £45.00 per hour

Electronic Warfare Senior Systems Engineer

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Warton as a Electronic Warfare Senior Systems Engineer.

The role will be an initial 9 month contract and will provide you with have experience with systems engineering principles, specifically those around system integration as well as experience working on medium to large IT or Avionics based projects would also be very beneficial.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure the refinement of the key requirements are developed to a level that allow for successful integration testing and acceptance
  • Attend design reviews throughout the development stages
  • support the supplier deliveries ensuring all required supporting documentation is delivered in line with contractual requirements
  • Determine a level of integration/qualification testing to determine successful product deliveries from each supplier
  • Develop test documentation to verify specification requirements
  • Perform the above testing on the fully integrated rig as part of Qualification
  • Document the outcome of the testing and work with suppliers to address any shortfalls or limitations in the product
  • To work as part of a very close nit team but also closely with numerous suppliers; therefore there will be a requirement for a level of travel by the successful applicant.

Key skills & qualifications

  • The UK Weapon System Support Rig (WSSR) Contract is the delivery of an Electronic Warfare and Typhoon Avionics test capability into the Royal Air force.
  • Responsible for the upgrade and maintenance of the rig in line with emerging Typhoon Aircraft standards.
  • The WSSR is a significant requirement within the contract, which allows the customer to perform his Validation of Mission Data post development, but prior to flight.
  • This role exists to ensure the successful completion of this activity such that the rig is designed, developed and integrated in the UK to provide the customer with the ability to support their in-service aircraft.
  • The candidate must have excellent Microsoft Office Excel and Word skills and be good with PowerPoint, Project, Outlook Typhoon Avionic and Typhoon MaTE
  • Personal Qualification NVQ level 3 and a Degree level 2

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Warton

Rate: £44.69 per hour (INSIDE IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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