Data Link Systems Engineer


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An opportunity has arisen with my client for a Data Link Systems Engineer to join them on a 12-month contract. This role provides a unique opportunity to apply your skills within a growing company and multi-skilled team. Exposure to complex and technologically advanced projects and products provides a stimulating experience. Working with highly talented and motivated engineers, in a friendly and supportive environment. You will be responsible for systems engineering work with weapons data links on the FCAS platform.

Role: Data Link Systems Engineer
Pay: £70 Per Hour Via Umbrella Company
Location: Stevenage or Bristol
Contract: 12 Months
Hours: Monday – Friday, 37 hours per week- Hybrid working available but there will be requirements to work onsite at times.
Security Clearance: Security Clearance Required before starting.


  • Working with the wider FCAS enterprise to develop concepts.
  • Technology maturation and demonstration.
  • Developing technology roadmaps.
  • Requirements definition and management.
  • RF system performance prediction and assessment.
  • You will be working on the development of novel solutions to challenging communications problems, making use of the latest technology.


  • The successful candidate will be a Systems Engineer with strong experience in RF systems.
  • A good understanding or RF communications systems and architectures.
  • A good understanding of antenna types and performance parameters.
  • A good understanding of RF waveforms and waveform design.
  • Must be able to achieve SC clearance. DV beneficial.
  • Have good interaction skills – verbal communication, listening and time management.
  • Proficiency in the use of MATLAB beneficial.

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Melanie Cave at Line Up Aviation
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