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Vacancy - Datacomms Engineer 387jc

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Location: Redhill, Surrey
Salary: Excellent package + Car allowance, On Call Allowance and overtime
Vacancy type: Permanent
Sectors: Cyber/IT Security, IT/Telecoms
Placed by: Ex-Mil Recruitment
My client, who are an independent provider of Sat Comms and IT Support with a truly world-wide footprint are now seeking a Datacomms Engineer in this brand-new role to join their dynamic and expanding team.

You will be reporting to the Technical Director and the main purpose of your role will be:
• To provide a dedicated knowledge level and skills application on all types of data communications ranging from simple e-mail applications to complex computer networks involving the use of devices such as routers or switches.
• To provide installation and commissioning engineering resource in the field world-wide for MoD/Gov systems, at times short notice
• To lend technical support to business generation aspects of the Organisation in relation to the product
• To support MoD Systems with the build and test of new or repaired systems
• To be a lead field representative of my client for installations, providing training to other engineers

Therefore, your key tasks will include:
• To assist MOD System engineering with product & services evaluation consistent with the Company strategy based on requirements from Sales, Marketing, management, etc or self-generated.
• Main bulk of spec based around supporting MOD Systems Engineering projects through lifecycle, design, prototype, build, install, integration and testing. With supporting documentation.
• To carry out verification of design solutions, through testing as advised by the systems engineering manager
• To provide assistance to the project’s office for any escalated faults.
• To provide training on terminals as required, for bespoke solutions
• To work with management and marketing initiatives on technical aspects of product marketing and arrange and support suitable customer demonstration facilities
• To understand the use of Cryptographic equipment and its impact and use in company applied systems
• Set-up and Demonstration of complex satellite communication systems to meet customers’ needs.
• Performing System Administration tasks as required in the Global Security Organisation document

To be eligible for this role, you will need the following experience, skills and qualifications:
• Satcom terminal experience required (DVB/Inmarsat)
• Must hold, or have the ability to achieve, DV Security Clearance
• Excellent communication and time management skills
• Good administration skills
• Flexible and pro-active
• Awareness of MoD systems and requirements
• Broad IT & Network skills required,
• Professional registration desirable
• NVQ Level 4 Desirable or similar level
• Broad knowledge of Network installation required
You will also need to have or be able to hold DV clearance

In return they are offer an excellent starting salary as well as a good benefits package which includes Sponsored personal pension plan, Private Health Care (single cover), Car Allowance and an On-Call Allowance
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