Permanent contract
Posted on 01/03/2021

Network System Engineer

London
System Engineering
£35,000-£50,000
SII UK
4530

Network System Engineer

SII UK are partnered with a global leader developing smart application and systems utilisied across the UK transportation infrastructure. As part of a division wide ramp up due to recent successful bids SII are building a team of Engineers to develop software, systems, networks and architectures for programmes such as HS2 and projects within Network Rail and London Underground. 

The Network system Engineer will support the UK activities in the following areas:

  • Development of technical solutions throughout the pre-bid and bid phases to secure identified business opportunities;
  • Delivery of technical responses to bids
  • Ensure that solutions developed and offered our customer are seen by the customer as being credible, robust, practical and good value;
  • Support the effective handover of technical solutions from bids to programmes, to the nominated Programme Team;
  • Undertake technical governance on delivery projects and ensure that project adheres to the solution baseline.
  • Deliver pre-sales technical consultancy in a way that leverages future opportunities

Educational Requirements:

Required:

  • Degree qualified in a scientific, technical or engineering discipline, or equivalent

Desirable: 

  • Chartered Engineering Membership

Technical Requirements from a Systems orientation: 

Required:

  • Proven technical solution definition and delivery track record in transportation systems of any kind and a good level of understanding of existing transport communication and supervision solutions and products
  • Proven experience in the development and delivery of safe, high availability, resilient and secure solutions, concepts, engineering principals and processes;

Desirable: 

  • Backbone communications systems, e.g. Fixed Transmission Networks, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Operational Control Centres, including:
    • SCADA
    • Telephony
    • CCTV
    • Access Control
    • Network Management Systems
    • Radio Communications, e.g. GSM-R, TETRA
    • Broadband Communications, e.g. 802.11
    • Station Management Systems, including:
      • Help Points, Passenger Information Systems, PA, CCTV
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Required skills
LAN
WAN
Desired qualities
Autonomous
Organised
Team Player
Versatile
Benefits
Group Income protection
Life Cover
Pension Scheme
Private Medical Insurance & Critical Illness Cover