Design Authority


  • £50000 - £55000 per annum
  • Posted: 29/08/2017
  • Leatherhead KT22 Leatherhead
  • Job Ref: 216101832
  • Permanent

Job Details

Design Authority

Location: Leatherhead, Surrey

Salary: £55k

Our client are looking for a Design Authority to work on the European Galileo Navigation programme. You will be working on a number of development activities. As part of your role, you will be expected to analyse a number of client requirements and the design baseline and provide technical guidance and direction.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Technical investigations, analysis, trade-offs of solution options;

• Technical rapid prototyping

• Technical management of system build scripts and procedures and COTS deployment

• Technical management of upgrade deployment scripts and procedures (to update the

operational systems)

• Market assessment of COTS products for obsolescence replacement programme

• Providing design direction and guidance to the development and test team members

• Supporting customer design and test reviews, including production of data packs, responding to review comments and attending milestone review meetings

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Technically strong, capable of picking up new concepts / technologies

• Experience working on large projects/programmes

• Customer facing experience

• Linux/Unix - configuration, software installation/build, shell scripting

• OR Java / Web application development

This role includes the opportunity for some occasional international travel to client sites, within Europe.