Shared Infrastructure Test and Integration Engineer (M/F)

  • Company : JAM Recruitment
  • Localisation : Hampshire, Portsmouth - UK - South East England
  • Position : Shared Infrastructure Test and Integration Engineer
  • Type of Contract : Fixed-term contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-08-02

Job Description

Job Description

Purpose of role:

To provide Shared Infrastructure engineering expertise and experience as a Test and Integration Engineer in the T26 Combat Systems Integration Test & Trials programme.

To establish the Software, System and Release Management practices and procedures to support operation of the Type 26 Shared Infrastructure facility at Portsdown.

This will include development, conduct, analysis of and support to Combat System Equipment integration, acceptance, assurance and de-risking activities to be conducted at the Land Based Integration Facility, Supplier\'s sites, in Scotstoun and on-board the ships.

The post, based at Portsdown will require working between Portsdown Technology Park, Scotstoun & Filton sites, on-board and at Supplier\'s premises, travelling as necessary.

Additional Information


Major Tasks and Activities:

Develop and implement the Software and System Management processes to enable operation and testing of the T26 Combat System at Portsdown.

Undertake the preparations for, conduct of, analysis and formal reporting of test, integration and acceptance trials for Shared Infrastructure as required to support the T26 Combat System Programme at the LBIF, OEM sites and on-board throughout the ship build process.

Generate, deliver and review Test, Trials and Acceptance documentation as directed by the T26 Deputy Test & Trials Manager.

Support the activity of the wider T26 CS Integration Test and Trials team and the T26 CSE Delivery Managers through the provision of specialist Shared Infrastructure expertise as required.

Key Outputs/Deliverables:

To produce the necessary documentation from which the T26 LBIF Shared Infrastructure system will be utilised to support T26 Combat System integration

To assist production of an integrated T26 Combat System Trials programme at the LBIF that will include the research, understanding and impact of the expected T23 CSP and QEC MS integration packages.

The Individual

Key Technical Skills

Knowledge and experience of Virtualisation technologies, Networks, Software Configuration and Release Management.
Understanding and experience of the testing and integration of IT Hardware and Software, preferably in a Defence Environment.
Understanding of the impact of Information Security on systems of different classifications.
Ability to generate Test Documentation from Requirements, Interface Specifications and other Supplier documentation, to conduct the Test Schedules and analyse and report results.
Key technologies / protocols likely to include VMWare, NAS, DNS,DHCP, IP Switching/Routing, Security, HTTP,VPN etc
Experience working with Switches (Juniper & Dell), Routers, Hubs, Servers, Cables and Fibre Optics, LAN, WAN, TCP/IP (Ethernet)

Company/Industry Knowledge:

Knowledge of legislative requirements (including safety and environmental regulations).
Understanding of the need to capture and maintain data generated for use by the project and the tools and techniques used.


Relevant Degree or equivalent.
Essential experience with \'hands on\' implementation or use of virtualised systems, Networking, Software Configuration management.
Desirable experience of Combat System Engineering, that is likely to include integration, test and trials of ship weapon systems.

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JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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  • Start date : asap
  • Term : 12 months
  • Experience Required : 5 to 10 years
  • Salary : £0.00 per annum
  • References : BBBH66336_1501659322
  • Activity area : Defence and security

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