Associate Systems Engineer - GNSS

  • Job Reference: 12607
  • Date Posted: 15 April 2021
  • Employer: QinetiQ
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  • Location: Malvern, Worcestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Associate Systems Engineer

Resilient Position Navigation & Timing (PNT) / GNSS


QinetiQ supports the delivery of secured navigation which can be depended on when accurate navigation, positioning/ timing is mission critical. Our specialist teams provide our clients with consultancy support, research and the development of services & security capabilities for resilient positioning and navigation systems including Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) Receivers. We are recruiting for an Associate level Systems Engineer who will be part of our well established Navigation Engineering team and you will have the opportunity to work closely with Senior Enigneers and develop within.

The role will involve:

  • Assisting the System Design, Development & Testing of PNT products;
  • Working across a broad spread of technical, project and security domains;
  • Supporting the development of Innovative and cutting edge solutions;
  • Engaging with technical experts and incorporating their input into technical solutions;
  • Working alongside the Senior Systems Engineer to help implement new capabilities and delivery output that meets business objectives.

The Fit:
We are seeking Associate Systems Engineers who have knowledge in any of the following areas:

  • Navigation systems;
  • Navigation signal processing;
  • Multi-sensor navigation;
  • Robust navigation techniques (anti-jam, anti-spoof)
  • Real Time Kinematic satellite navigation;
  • GNSS security;
  • Alternative PNT approaches and techniques;
  • Emerging PNT technologies and threats;
  • Robust navigation techniques (anti-jam, anti-spoof)

Knowledge, Skills & Requirements:

  • Degree qualified in a science, engineering or maths subject or applicable experience;
  • Knowledge and exposure to PNT and/or GNSS technology, or similar subject;
  • An ability to interpret customer requirements and support with the development of innovative solutions;
  • An ability to work across a broad spread of technical and project domains;
  • Willing to travel to other QinetiQ/customer sites where required (expected up to 10% travel time)
  • British National, able and willing to attain MOD Security clearance.

Apply Today:
If you feel you meet the criteria for this position and would like to be considered, please apply with your CV and a brief cover letter demonstrating your suitability for the position and we will be in contact.