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Communications Engineer

Date: 04-May-2021

Location: Portsmouth, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Job Title: Communications Engineer

Permanent Position

Job Location: Portsmouth


About the role:


We have a requirement for a Communications Engineer to undertake communications engineering  design, development, system integration, and test and acceptance activities to support Maritime communication systems in the underwater C4I domain. The Communications Engineer will be responsible for successfully applying current knowledge to development of legacy and current military-specific communications technologies in support of planned and future military communication installations to the MOD.


What will I be doing?


  • Specific responsibilities for which the Communications Engineer has a requirement to deliver will include input to design, development, setting to work and trials operation of communication systems across the communications spectrum. Including Line of Site, Beyond Line of Sight and Mobile Technologies.
  • The Communication Engineer will plan/structure own work and report to Project Manager/ Lead Engineer on progress;
  • You will engage with relevant customers and stakeholders undertaking design and test activities to ensure requirements are met.


What do I need?


  • The Communications Engineer should be qualified to degree level in a communications, Electrical Engineering, Physics or Maths discipline.
  • You should have experience of defence communications systems.
  • The Communication Engineer should have basic Matlab Skills.


Why join us?


We are a world-leading security and technology service provider who have invested billions of pounds in their services working with the most high profile clients on the most cutting-edge projects. This role is available as the company is expanding.


 QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. People around the world depend on us for their safety and security, and to enable the safety and security of others. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Our site is a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines, and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, we get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Come and find out how you can play a role.


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