Mylen Recruitment - Specialists in Technical Recruitment
Payload Solutions Engineer
Job ID - J007816
Salary - Negotiable
Payload Solutions Engineer

To support the Payload Manager responsible for all aspects of the delivery of very light-weight payloads for the Zephyr series of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) including specification, design, build/manufacture, and integration into the Zephyr HAPS platform.

Outline Job Profile
" Translating customer user requirements into technical solutions
" Provide advice and guidance to payload suppliers on optimal integration solution for a Zephyr HAPS platform
" Working with customers and suppliers provide technical summaries on Zephyr platform and payload capabilities
" Provide input into the payload development strategy and roadmaps
" To ensure the stakeholders clearly understand the requirements for the and the capabilities of the payloads
" To liaise with the other subsystems teams such as power and propulsion to ensure that the best overall solution for the Zephyr system is being implemented
" To manage the integration of payloads onto Zephyr to ensure mission success
Ensures the Zephyr HAPS Product Assurance (PA), design and verification standards are met

Qualifications / Experience
Some of following experience / skills are anticipated
" Familiarity with engineering methodologies for harsh environments
" Technical ability / familiarity with some of the following payload types
o RF communications,
o Optical and IF surveillance
o ESM and Sigint
o Data communications
" Sales and marketing support / customer facing skills
" Development of working procedures compatible with regulatory approval
" Production of documentation including Test Plans, Test Schedules
" Liaising with the software developers and hardware engineers to identify / resolve anomalous behaviour
" Strong communication skills to engage with management & technical colleagues
" Ability to work to demanding time-scales
" A familiarity with the configuration control tools and code configuration strategies
" Subcontractor management

Mylen Recruitment (part of the Doyen Group of companies) a recruitment agency specialising in Aerospace, Automotive, Aviation, Design, Mechanical, Electronic, Production, IT and Software, Engineering.
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Job Type - Contract
Contact - Alf Mills