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The Naval Combat Systems Integration Support Service (NCSISS) delivers the necessary integration, test, evaluation, and acceptance activities across all phases of the equipment lifecycle to support the development and delivery of operationally effective and safe Combat System capability. It enables MOD and industry to make informed decisions based on objective, credible evidence that is generated by experts in an environment which is free from supply chain conflict of interest.
QinetiQ’s NCSISS capability is delivered collaboratively with our partners at our Portsdown Technology Park (PTP) site where most staff are based, supported by further staff based both at our Bristol and other sites. PTP hosts various facilities which are representative of key RN naval Combat Systems and their constituent equipment and which allow defect resolution, design support, integration, test and evaluation, acceptance and interoperability activities to be undertaken. The Synthetic Test Environment and Analysis Tools Service (STEATS) team support the NCSISS capability by providing;
As a member of the STEATS team, you will operate within a team of system and software engineers in support of delivering the NCSISS contract. You will be required to conduct activities as directed by the STEATS team Project Manager, working in partnership with the STEATS Technical Lead to ensure a consistent approach to the design, delivery and support of our products and services in accordance with a through life management plan.
We are looking for an individual who is willing and able to work in a team of system engineers contributing to the introduction and use of distributed simulation and test equipment for combat system integration environment, predominantly at PTP. However, the ability and willingness to travel to other locations in the UK and abroad to witness external supplier testing and trials will also be necessary.
Particular skills/experience required:
Please be aware that this role is subject to both security & export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that you must hold full British citizenship and obtain the right to stay and work within the UK. Restrictions may also mean that any dual or previous nationalities held can affect the security clearance and roles that you can perform within QinetiQ.