RF Test Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Defence, Design Engineering, Project Management & Controls

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  • Salary:

    £546/day (umbrella)

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Job ref:

    JO10100 - JWW

  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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RF Test Engineer - Porton Down - £546/day UMBRELLA - Contract 6months
Key Words/skills: RF Test Engineer, Weapons Systems, LabView, VeriStand, Microwave Frequencies, Direct Signal Injection, MOD, Security Cleared, National Instruments.
Job Type: Contract - Inside of IR35

The Project/Role:
The Platform Systems Division is the largest Division within Dstl and provides a single focus for military capability covering mission and weapon systems for the UK Armed Forces and primarily supports front line forces.
An RF Test Engineer is required to be part of an innovative and strategically important project that is delivering nationally important research.

Your duties as a RF Test Engineer, will include:
Prototying system testing using:
National Instruments (NI) LabVIEW Development.
NI LabView Field Programmable Gate Array modules. 
NI VeriStand framework including incorporation of Custom Devices. 
RF testing up to microwave frequencies.
RF testing and direct-signal-injection.

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced RF Test Engineer.
You will have good communication skills both written and oral.
You will need to hold current SC Clearance.

To discuss this RF Testing Engineer vacancy confidentially please contact:  James Walker DD- 0161 474 6856 MOB 07788668931

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

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