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Telecoms Radio Systems Engineer vacancy in Manchester - North of England (232ww)

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Location: Manchester - North of England
Region: North West
Salary: £35K - £37K
Vacancy type: Permanent
Sectors: Cyber/IT Security, Engineering, IT/Telecoms, Information Security, Management, Project Management
Placed by: Ex-Mil Recruitment
Telecoms Radio Systems Engineer (232ww) – Manchester - £35-37k dependent on experience + Benefits

Our Client is a fast-growing SME in the radio communications sector. With offices across the UK, its principal areas of business are systems design and installation, sales of equipment, equipment hire, repairs and maintenance and aerial and airtime rental.

Our Client is looking for Telecoms Field Engineer to join their growing team to provide RF Engineering Support in the field for their customers and further afield and Operations in the North of England.
The Telecoms Field Engineer will be responsible for maintaining customers systems, providing rapid technical support, conducting surveys and ensuring system availability is maintained.

Must have requirements.
- Hold SC Clearance or be able to gain SC.
- Be available to work ‘on-call’ with a 4-hour response time for the customer.
- Make themselves available to work nights as required.
- Be able to travel abroad for between 4 and 6 weeks if necessary.

Main Responsibilities:
- Design, deployment and maintenance of DMR systems including carrying out surveys and report writing.
- Configuration and fault-finding analysis on basic IP networks.
- Deploy, fault find and restore body camera solutions.
- Deploy, fault find and restore Push to talk Over Cellular devices.
- Maintenance, configuration and fault rectification on Meshed networks.

Person Specification -Essential & Desirable (e) (d)
- Good standard of education. (e)
- Good literacy and numeric skills. (e)
- CRB. (e)
- Disclosure Scotland. (e)
- Minimum of SC cleared (e)
- RF Product Manufacturer training/certifications. (e)
- IP Network Management training/certification. (d)
- MOD security clearance. (d)

- RF propagation. (e)
- RF fault diagnostics. (e)
- Networking topologies. (e)
- TCP/IP. (e)
- Ability to fault find telecommunication platforms. (e)
- Telecommunications exposure to technologies outside of the company core business, i.e., WIFI, database management, SATCOM, Fibre Optics etc. (e)
- Exposure to PMR products. (d)
- Experienced on Motorola, Hytera, Tait, Entel Products and associated Software and Systems. (d)
- MPT 1327 Trunk radio. (d)
- Micro shot links. (d)
- Cellular. (d)
- Knowledge of Fylde trunking systems. (d)
- Advanced knowledge of RF and Antenna System Commissioning and Testing. (e)
- Information Management and Cyber Security experience. (d)
- Project Management experience. (d)

- Process and procedure driven. (e)
- Good customer service ethos. (e)
- Excellent written and telephone communication skills. (e)
- High standards in presentation of documentation and installation work. (e)
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. (e)
- Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a successful team. (e)
- Ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines. (e)
- Ability to cope under pressure. (e)
- Ability to embrace and manage change. (e)
- Commitment to own personal development.
- Creative and willing to contribute ideas and professional opinion. (e)
- Willingness to work unsociable hours at short notice if needed. (e)
- Demonstrate a ‘’can do attitude (e)

Your package will depend on your qualifications and experience, as well as company vehicle, phone and laptop.
Other benefits include 21 days paid holiday rising to 25 accruing from length of service plus bank and public holidays, life assurance of 4 times basic salary, compulsory pension provision etc.

For more information, please contact Warren Wright at Ex-Mil Recruitment Ltd on 0333 202 6500 ext 2, or [email protected] or via the website www.ex-mil.co.uk

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