Hardware Engineer

Posted: 21/11/19
Recruiter:Advantage Resourcing
Disciplines: Hardware Engineer
Salary:£40 Hourly
Location:Portsmouth, Hampshire
Description: Advantage Resourcing is seeking candidates to apply for a Hardware Engineer role working with a leading Defence organisation on Maritime Projects. This will be a role paying £40.00 LTD/Umbrella per hour and will be for 12 months (37 hours per week).

This will require a level of security clearance so please bear this in mind when applying. This will be located in Broad Oak, Portsmouth.

The role is for a Hardware Engineer to be a part of the Type 26 Tactical Data Links Hardware team working on the assembly of components into both commercial and platform standard cabinets.
In the role you will provide hardware expertise to building, installation, testing activities and acceptance events of Commercial and Platform specific cabinets at a variety of locations across the south of England.

The platform standard cabinets (along with supporting equipment) will undergo design proving and environmental testing at a certified test house. There will also be a requirement to engage with sub-contractors and suppliers where necessary.

*Knowledge and experience in assembling COTS hardware and PC technology.
*Experience with COTS cabinets, cabinet/rack/unit design, wiring and wiring schedules, power distribution etc.
*Good documentation skills
*A good team player with strong communication skills, and an ability to quickly learn on the job
*Experience in Naval Combat System Equipment build, manufacture, physical integration, installation and acceptance
*Knowledge of EMC and environmental (shock, vibration, cooling) control measures applied to equipment containing COTS items to meet military specifications
*Experience of working with sub-contractors
*Experience in Design Certification

For more information please contact Martin Hartshorne at Advantage Resourcing.

The internal reference number of this vacancy is 830618. Please note that due to the high number of applications it's not always possible to provide detailed feedback to all candidates, please accept my apologies for this

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