RF Cognisant Engineer

Job type:
3 months
Datasource Computer Employment
flag_no United Kingdom

Project description:
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Job Role: RF Cognisant Engineer

Location: Hampshire

Type: Contract

Duration: 3 months Initially

Salary/Rate: Rates DOE

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: SC Clearance

RF Cognisant Engineer - Contract - Hampshire - Rates DOE

The Radio Frequency Cognisant (RF Cog) Engineer will be responsible for the operational and system analysis and design of system integration solutions for maritime opportunities and programmes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Requirements assessment and management, support to design of system and support systems infrastructure, technical impact assessment, design baseline synthesis and control
  • Support to System Architects in development of system solutions
  • Planning and control of own work and of any assigned engineering team
  • Conduct of operational analysis and performance of Concept and Assessment Phase design studies on behalf of internal/external customers
  • Support to the conduct of internal and customer-funded research and development studies
  • Support to development of Systems Architecture and Technology Roadmaps. Assessment of existing Systems, modified or new Systems and embodiment of COTS/MOTS solutions
  • Interaction with potential and actual customers, suppliers and team-mates
  • Systems input to subsystem specifications and interface requirement specifications
  • Presentation at internal and independent design/study reviews
  • Preparation and delivery of proposal material
  • Technical input to programme management and cost estimation teams
  • Technical risk assessment and reduction, including assessment of TPMs and TRLs

Additional/Occasional Duties and Tasks

  • RF Cog support to other non-Maritime programmes with our client as required
  • The candidate will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and work well in a team environment
  • The candidate will be capable of developing and communicating a vision for maritime programmes

Required Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with extensive professional experience
  • Considered an expert, authority in discipline

Desired Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Proven experience with the successful design, implementation, integration, and test of Maritime Radio Frequency systems to include Radar and Communication
  • Previous Maritime Systems Engineering experience
  • Current knowledge of Defence and IMO Standards


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