Hardware Systems Engineer.
Hardware Systems Engineer A Hardware Systems Engineer is required to work on a twelve month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Edinburgh. Overview of the Hardware Systems Engineer contract role As a Hardware Systems Engineer, you will report to the Lead Hardware Systems Engineer and Project Design Authority as applicable. Your responsibilities will include estimation of development activities, design of technical solutions, implementation or subcontract of proposed solutions and the testing involved in verifying them. You will also be required to help in diagnosing and solving customer reported issues. As part of the development team, you will be expected to work closely with your team members, as well as providing support to other teams such as business winning, development, test, and support teams. Key skills required for the Hardware Systems Engineer Experience of: A strong Hardware and Systems Engineering background A good understanding of the complete engineering lifecycle and configuration management A good working knowledge of the development processes (e.g. requirements, design, specification, implementation, integration and testing, acceptance), and development tools (e.g. Requirements Management, Modelling and defect reporting systems) Experience of providing engineering input and support to business development activities would be an advantage. Demonstrable knowledge or experience in some or all of the following would be especially desirable, in particular their applications in a military context: Electrical engineering disciplines e.g. BS7671 qualified CAD experience / familiarity desirable Communications technologies: IP networking (including network design), VOIP, Point-to-Point radio links, serial communication, 4G mobile technologies, network security, network management, A good understanding of designing equipment to meet stringent environmental requirements such as EMC, Environ...