The Company and the Role:
The Company provides radar technologies and capabilities of detecting the smallest of targets in clutter. The Company meets the surveillance, safety and security needs of a large variety of land and sea clients across the globe. Due to continued expansion, they are looking for a Surveillance Field Systems Engineer to join the team at a site in North London. This is a full time permanent position.
As a Surveillance Field Systems Engineer your remit is commissioning Harbour Acceptance and Sea Acceptance Tests for Shore Based Sensors, Naval and Security Systems.
You will carry out service interventions, pre-installation ship surveys and site surveys for Shore Based Sensors/Naval and produce detailed reports.
You will participate in Shore Based Sensors, Naval and Security Trials and Testing activities to characterise and prove system capabilities.
You will complete short training courses as part of a setting to work / commissioning exercise and participate in technical meetings, as well as providing technical liaison with sales teams and customers.
Key Features of the Role:
The Surveillance Field Systems Engineer will be required to communicate effectively, as well as being vigilant and act in a professional manner in the presence of customers.
Maintaining confidentiality of any sensitive product information.
Part of the role will require you to complete service reports.
You will also be expected to be physically active, as you may have to walk 300-400 metres with a tool kit possibly weighing 10 kilos.
You must also be able to walk up the equivalent of 10 flights of stairs, plus an additional 10 meters on a ladder, as well as working at heights up to 40 metres, harnessing yourself to a mast to commence service activities, or fit into tight spaces and twist and manoeuvre your body.
You will be expected to travel within the UK and overseas at short notice.
Knowledge and Skills:
You should be an accomplished Surveillance Field Systems Engineer.
You will need to be OND qualified, preferably have an HND in an Electronics field.
You must have experience in an electronics servicing environment, preferably Marine orientated, with a proven track record in demonstrating knowledge of electronics in a hands on discipline.
You will need excellent communication skills both technically and socially with the ability to interact at all levels within the organisation.
You will have sound knowledge of computer including hardware and software with the ability to use various software packages such as Microsoft Word and Excel.
Finally, you must be able to carry out the physical requirements of the job role.
What’s on Offer:
A competitive basic salary, a range of excellent benefits and amazing career progression within a global corporate company. Benefits include:
Group Stakeholder Pension Scheme
Life Assurance Cover
Employee Assistance Programme - Consisting of a legal, bereavement assistance, medical information services and counselling helplines.
Healthshield Scheme – Designed to assist employees with dental, optical, physiotherapy, complementary therapies, specialist consultations, tests, chiropody and health screening costs. This also includes additional benefits for hospital patient care, stays and surgeries.
Personal Accident Protection and quick payment of claims.
Membership of fitness centres and corporate rates.
Costco card at heavily discounted price for all employees.
Cycle Scheme and cycle to work scheme.
The Travel Club with free membership and a wide range of discounts across many holiday destinations and excursions. Plus £100 off your first booking and access to the VIP lounge.
Please do not apply for this vacancy unless you are an experienced Surveillance Field Systems Engineer with the above skill set and experience. Also, supply a supporting statement detailing why you would be suitable for this vacancy.
4exMilitary receives an overwhelming number of CV's /Resumes each day, and each one is reviewed personally by a Consultant. Our pre-selection process is very thorough in order to meet the specific requirements of our clients.
If your details meet the criteria set by our client, then we will contact you regarding the position. If you are not contacted by us, then please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion. However, we will keep your details on file and should another suitable or matching vacancy become available then we will contact you.