Communications Engineering Consultant

Communications Engineering Consultant
40k upwards, dependent on skills and competencies (flexible locations)

As one of the UK's biggest providers of systems and engineering technology, our client works across a number of diverse markets, providing expertise to the defence, nuclear, power & energy, civil aerospace, rail, marine, petrochemical and industrial sectors.

As part of business growth, my client seeks a Communications Engineering Consultant to help develop their strategy and lead service development. Suitable candidates will ideally have experience of a variety of industries including at least one of defence, telecoms and process industries.

Candidates will have a strong technical and project background, with extensive telecommunications technologies experience, communication system architectures and their application in the design of government/business networks and systems. Candidates will also have:

- Strong understanding of transmission systems (i.e. Telco circuits, Satellite, Private microwave and wireless)
- Knowledge of routing protocols, IP addressing, Quality of Services, performance monitoring, VPN, Voice Systems, Firewalls, Wireless RF technologies, VHF/UHF/SHF Radio, and videoconferencing

The Communications Engineering Consultant will have a proven background in managing telecommunications or information systems programme of activities, with both budgetary and first line responsibility. Candidates will have managed multiple programmes simultaneously. Candidates will also have full life cycle experience (managing projects from conception to completion), including project planning, budget control, risk management, stakeholder management and cross functional team management.

Suitable candidates will have a Bachelors or Masters Degree in a relevant engineering subject with previous consultancy experience and responsibility for business development (including the development and generation new business streams in Communications and Information Systems).

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Key Words: Communications, Telecommunications, Information Systems, Transmission Systems, Routing Protocols, IP, Wireless, RF

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This role is a permanent positionElectus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Dorking, Bristol, Glasgow, Burton-on-Trent, South West, South East, Midlands, Scotland

Salary : benefits

Date Advertised : 19 Nov 2012

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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