Systems Engineer – Satellite Communications

Systems Engineer – Satellite Communications
Permanent – West Sussex
Competitive Salary and Benefits

Stream resourcing are currently working with a globally leading, innovative Aerospace company that spans across both the Military and Civil domains. They currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Systems Engineer to join their team, working primarily in the commercial fixed wing environment, specifying and designing satellite communication systems and subsystems and integrating these with a variety of avionics systems on a variety of platforms. The Systems Engineer will be responsible for the execution and delivery of assigned work package tasks to budget and schedule.
Key tasks and responsibilities:

* To execute Systems Engineering tasks in accordance with the company DDQS Process, the relevant Systems Engineering Management Plan (SEMP) and associated subordinate Engineering Plans.
* To contribute to the design and development of SATCOM systems covering various frequency bands used by current and future civil & military communication systems
* Preparation of User Level and Systems Level Requirement Specifications
* Contributing to System and Subsystem Architecture and Top-Level Design, considering wider product policy and technology roadmaps
* Requirement allocation to Subsystems; working collaboratively with other engineering disciplines to ensure the correct flow down of requirements and flow up of compliance evidence
* Preparation of Interface Specifications.
* Preparation of Technical Statements of Work for equipment suppliers, and management of equipment subcontractors
* Preparation of IVVQ Plans, development of Test Means and Test Schedules, and execution of subsequent tests providing evidence for functional and non-functional requirement acceptance across all planned test points.
* Contribute to the execution of the System Qualification & Certification
* To support in the identification, mitigation and closure of dependencies, Risks & Opportunities

Essential and Desirable Skills/Experience

* Knowledge of existing Avionics SATCOM Products and System developments. In particular, knowledge of Inmarsat and Iridium services and Swift Broadband (ARINC 781, 771A, 761 & 741, and DO262C MOPS) are sought
* Knowledge of Civil Aviation Communications Systems and Networks both current and future visions & trends
* Experience of requirements capture, decomposition and management (e.g. in DOORS) is essential
* Experience of system architectural design is essential, and architectural modelling is beneficial
* Experience of developing models of system performance (e.g. In MatLab/Simulink or alternative tool set) is beneficial
* Understanding of engineering standards, engineering processes and maturity models
* Experience in development of systems in accordance with ARP4754A, ARP4761 and supporting RTCA DO-178B software development and DO-254 hardware development
* Experience working with network systems and networking principles, data, voice, or video and network software and hardware, data, voice, or video
* PC Literate: Windows, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio

In line with the companies’ baseline Security requirements, candidates will be asked to provide evidence of identity, eligibility to work in the UK and employment and/or education history for up to three years. Some vacancies may require full Security Clearance which can require further evidence to be provided.

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