« Back to Results Systems Architect - Aviation Location Crawley, West Sussex Salary 65000 £ - 100000 £ / Year Category Electronics jobs Contract Type Contractor Shift Type Afternoon External Reference 151119THA Network System Architect Industry: Defence and Aerospace Location: Crawley Employment Type: 12 month FTC (PAYE)Salary : £65000 to £100,000 DOEA Systems Engineer with experience of designing embedded network architectures (strong multimedia over IP communications) is required to join our client's System Engineering department. Reporting to a Systems Project Leader and responsible to the Communications Domain Expert, the successful applicant will be working in both rotary wing and fixed wing environments, specifying and designing IP based intra platform communication subsystems and integrating these subsystems into a variety of avionics and radio systems. Knowledge of software network stacks as well as the traditional network infrastructure perimeter (switches, routers, firewalls, cryptos, modems etc.) is preferable and an understanding of network security accreditation is also required. Key Responsibilities: * Preparation of Requirement Specifications for Communication Subsystems * Communications Subsystem Architecture and Top Level Design * Preparation of ICDs for Communication Subsystems * Preparation of Technical Statements of Work for equipment suppliers * Preparation of Integration Plans for Communications Subsystems * Preparation of Plans and Specifications for Subsystem testing (ground and flight) * Analysis of trials results and provision of airworthiness data * Management of equipment supply subcontractors associated with a program * Liaison and ability to communicate effectively at meetings with customers Requirements needed to exceed at the role: * Detailed knowledge of multimedia over IP Communication Systems * Multi-vendor virtual & physical network design and implementation at layer 2 and layer 3 including multicast, firewalls, QoS, VPNs and cryptography devices * Knowledge and experience of Time Sensitive Networks (TSN) * Detailed knowledge of TCP/IP stack including tuning for performance and reliability * An understanding of Ethernet Protocols (10Base2 to 10 Gigabit) * Distribution of Audio and Video over Ethernet * Audio and Video Codecs * Network vulnerability testing * Knowledge of intra platform communication sub systems * Knowledge of how Avionic systems interrelate and interconnect * Previous experience of working with airworthiness organisations (DERA/CAA/FAA) * Knowledge of aircraft environmental requirements * Knowledge of operator aspects of avionic systems * Experience of interfacing with third party organisations * Understanding of certification requirements (EMC and Environmental) * Familiarity with Defence Standard, MIL-STDs and civil standards * Good written and verbal communication skills. * Self-motivating individual able to work alone or as part of a team * PC Literate: Windows, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access & Visio * Requirements capture and management in DOORS * Background in Electronics / Avionics development. * Educated to either Degree or HNC/HND level. * Interest in system design. If you feel you have the experience and ability to excel at this role then respond with your latest CV Roevin acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Roevin UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Roevin. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explains how we will use your information - please copy and paste the following link in to your browser: http://www.roevin.co.uk/candidate-privacy-information-statement To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Gordon Boughton MoreInformation Share this Page on Search for jobs Keyword Location Find Jobs Please select an auto suggested location.