Senior Field Service Engineer

Undisclosed Company
Devon, Plymouth
Closing date
11 Nov 2021

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Job Title: Senior Field Service Engineer
Location: Devonport - Plymouth and Bristol Hub

Overall Sector Direction
Defence Systems Technology - Mission Systems, is a Business Unit that is looking to increase its revenue substantially over the next 5 years. In particular, Complex Assets, Air Defence and Missiles (AD&M) is looking to grow substantially to meet this business strategy. AD&M have multiple projects that require field engineering support based in the UK and deployed in a Contractor Deployed on Operations (CONDO) environment.

Main Purpose of Role
You will provide Field Engineering duties to AD&M projects. The role will be based in Plymouth, Portsmouth, Bristol and an element of CONDO working based upon the project. You will assist AD&M Project Managers, System Engineers and ILS staff in the execution of their duties and provide SQEP Knowledge, Skills and Experience to support AD&M and Complex Assets and the wider Mission Systems business.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Competences
You should have experience in a Field Engineering Environment, in a hands on role, including installation and commissioning of new systems and technologies into service.
You should also have knowledge and experience of the following technologies:
* Virtual Machines
* Routing and Switching
* Telecommunications
You should have diagnostic ability to fault find in network systems and CONDO experience would be beneficial

Technically qualified to a degree or HNC level in your discipline (Telecommunications Engineering/Networking Engineering).

What else do I need to know?
* The successful candidate will hold, or be eligible to acquire, Security Clearance at the appropriate level for this post.
* Passport, Licences and Qualifications must be shown at interview stage.

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Application Guidance
All applications should be made online using PC, Laptop or Mobile devices. If you experience difficulties please click here. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.

Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.

Closing Date: 28th October 2021

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