2365034 RF Telecoms Test Engineer

05 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Our client is a world leader in the design and manufacture of satellite systems. Their activities cover complete civil and military telecommunications and Earth observation systems, science and navigation programmes, together with avionics and a wide range of space equipment and associated ground infrastructure. They are recruiting for RF Telecoms Test Engineers to be based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire initially for 6 months. This is a full time role working a basic 37 hour week. Job Description: The Assembly Integration and Test Department performs electrical integration and performance verification test on spacecraft electrical sub-systems as part of a spacecrafts capability. Currently we have the need for RF capable test engineers to support verification and test activities with the X-Band Communication sub-system to the Solar Orbiter Spacecraft. The role will involve the following activities: · Perform testing in line with agreed test procedures · Responsibility for verification and close out of system level requirements relating to the Communication sub-system, and supporting functional verification activities. Generation of electrical test reports. · Identify non-conformances and assist with fault finding and resolution. Required Technical Skills The successful candidate is likely to satisfy the following requirements: · Experience with hardware and/or sub-system verification. · Experience of working in a major system integrator in a relevant industry (e.g. Space, aerospace, military) · An understanding of RF testing and verification, including test methods, modulation and coding, ranging etc, as well ATE test setups and standard RF test equipment · Demonstrate a pro-active approach Desirable Attributes · Experience in system level integration and test of electrical sub-systems is considered an advantage. · A good understanding of relevant international standards such as ECSS, MIL-STD, CCSDS etc If you have the necessary skills and expertise to be considered for this position, pleae apply on-line. The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75125351