Graduate Systems / Hardware Engineer

22 Nov 2012
29 Nov 2012
Emma Rourke
Job Function
Specialist Area
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client are an award winning provider of communication systems for the modern royal navy and are involved with major projects such as T45 and QEC. They currently have an exciting opportunity for a graduate calibre systems / hardware engineer to join their vibrant Basildon office.

This role is for a graduate / junior Systems / Hardware engineer to develop in house talent specific for the needs of the Special Projects business unit. You will be responsible for designing hardware, incorporating processing and RF module level designs.

Reporting to the Systems Engineering Team Leader, the Graduate Systems Engineer with work at project level with Engineering Authorities and through mentoring will develop both Systems and Equipment level specialist engineering knowledge in support of the business unit.

The Systems Engineer will play a key role in the following activities:
Systems Engineering
*Provide system engineering support to investigation and definition of radio based systems and architectures for inclusion in project bids. Continue design and development of such architectures throughout the project development phase
Specification & Documentation
*Authoring specifications from requirements documents and compiling supporting documentation and records in the design life cycle. Analysing customer requirements and forming compliancy against our standard and future products.
Design Approval & Verification
*Compiling design proving test specifications and test plans. Design proving products by using internal test facilities and external test houses.
Hardware Development
Digital and Analogue Design & Schematic Capture.
*Designing Analogue and Digital hardware, incorporating op amp design, filter design and capturing designs using the company's schematic capture tools. Using MATLAB and DSP tools to perform successful DSP implementation of waveforms. Also supporting the design through to manufacture using the company procedures and systems.
Peer Review
*Reviewing engineering designs using the company verification review process.

The successful candidate will be degree qualified in an Engineering, Physics or similar discipline or equivalent. Any involvement or interest in development within the following topics is extremely desirable:
*System architecture design
*MATLAB modelling and analysis
*Digital and/or analogue hardware development
*Radio based architecture
*DSP development techniques

In return, you will be offered an extremely competitive salary and an unrivalled benefits package, including early finish on a Friday, flexible working and a generous company bonus scheme.

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