An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Systems Engineer to join Airbus Defence & Space working on Military Satellite Communications (Milsatcom) at our lively base in Portsmouth, UK.
Reporting to the Future Military Systems Team Lead, you will form part of a team defining end to end system architectures for a number of Milsatcom prospects, including the UK MOD's Skynet 6 and the Commonwealth of Australia's Project Maier.
We see this as a great opportunity to be part of some diversified and future looking programmes. Airbus Defence and Space is proud of what it was able to achieve with a successful industry/military PFI (Skynet 5), setting the standard and establishing what can be done with inter-satellite links, navigation and space-based networks. You will be part of a systems engineering team undertaking end to end architecture definition and design, spanning geostationary and low earth orbit satellite constellations, ground control stations and wide area networks.
At Airbus, we support you to work, connect and collaborate more easily and flexibly. Wherever possible, we foster flexible working arrangements to stimulate innovative thinking.
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This role involves working within the UK Defence industry, requiring the applicants to be UK Nationals Only (No Dual Nationals) and able to be security cleared to a UK SC level.
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