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Title: Hardware Engineer
Division/Function: Defence/Design, Integration and Test
Location: Waterlooville, Hampshire
Competitive basic salary plus benefits
The Serco Design, Integration and Test team at our Serco Waterlooville site require an additional Senior Hardware Engineer to work on existing and new military contracts which will involve the definition, integration, commissioning, acceptance and Post Design Support (PDS) of electronics hardware and test equipment. The work may include requirements engineering, architectural design, detailed design (electronics & mechanical, PCB layout & circuit design), verification testing (be familiar with test and measurement principles) and obsolescence management.
Analyse requirement specifications. Develop architectural & detailed hardware designs utilising COTS / bespoke components.
Contribute to design reviews. Develop verification and acceptance test strategies.
Undertake test, commissioning, integration acceptance & PDS activities including obsolescence management.
Produce plans, specifications & support documentation.
Deliver in a manner that meets the contractual requirements and the relevant internal processes.
What we’re looking for:
HNC/HND Electronic/Electrical Engineering (or equivalent).
Applicants will be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
The ability to generate comprehensive design lifecycle documentation.
Previous experience in a mix of the following areas: digital, analogue, FPGA, interface, cable, mechanical and PCB design.
Experience of EMC and RF design and the CE marking process is desirable. An appreciation of system safety engineering.
On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. Serco is a Disability Confident Employer committed to employing and retaining people with disabilities. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.