SWS Liaison Engineer

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Public Sector
South West
£40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Gold Group
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SWS Liaison Engineer



SWS Liaison Engineer needed for a multinational Defence organisation based in Bristol who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded SWS Liaison Engineer that takes pride in their work with an in-depth knowledge of development using Missile, Guidance and Test Instrumentation subsystems and support equipment, SWS logistics processes and good working knowledge Missile, Guidance and Test Instrumentation documentation.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the SWS Liaison Engineer will include:

* Work as a fully integrated member of the TSPT Missile, Guidance and Test Instrumentation team
* Represent and assist with the management of various company SS meetings and special projects
* Liaise with internal/external organisations under the direction of TSPT
* Have an understanding of and respect the need for confidentiality
* Provide daily liaison communications between company SS teams at RNAD(C), SWSB, Devonport and TTF
* Assist with the Project Management of major modifications to the Missile, Guidance and Test Instrumentation Subsystems

What experience you need to be the successful SWS Liaison Engineer:

* Excellent working knowledge of the Missile, Guidance and Test Instrumentation subsystems and support equipment
* Excellent understanding of Missile and Guidance handling operations
* Good working knowledge Missile, Guidance and Test Instrumentation documentation
* Have a working knowledge of Project and Risk disciplines
* Knowledge of the SWS Logistics process
* Good working knowledge of the interface between Missile, Guidance and Test Instrumentation and other SWS subsystems and Ship Interfaces
* Clear and concise written communication skills
* Ability to orally communicate clearly and effectively at all levels
* Be IT literate in the most common PC based systems
* Be flexible and adaptable while still maintaining good attention to detail
* Have evidence of ability and willingness to adapt within a dynamic environment
* Be enthusiastic, motivated, reliable, show initiative and be able to work to deadlines

Desirable skills and experience:

* Experience of the Polaris Sales Agreement and its background
* Knowledge of the Trident Systems Project Team Terms of Reference
* Knowledge of the US Strategic Systems Projects stakeholders including design authorities, particularly SP27, SP23 and the associated subsystem contractors
* An understanding of the Vanguard class submarines’ life cycle

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a SWS Liaison Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested, please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

*Please note that eligibility for UK security clearance up to DV level is required for the SWS Liaison Engineer position*

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Contact Details:
Gold Group
Tel: 01342330541
Fax: 01342 330 520
Contact: Zak Mendoza

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