NATO - Tactical Data Link Engineers

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    Exciting opportunity to join a high profile Air Command and Control programme, responsible for:
     Assisting in reviewing data link CDRLs, and Tactical Data Link requirements documentation (STANAGs, DLCPs and NATO TDL policy documents). The Consultant shall also assist in reviewing document comments, supporting IPWs/TIMs with ACCS contractors to discuss and resolve comments and meetings with other organisations. Furthermore, the Consultant shall assist in reviewing CDRLs and TDL documentation describing TDL planning and multi-TDL architecture requirements. In addition, the Consultant shall provide support for the development of the tactical data link portion of the future Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs), addressing Data Forwarding, Shared Early Warning (SEW), Time Sensitive Targeting (TST), Joint Range Extension (JRE) and evolution to later versions of TDL STANAGs.
    Staff assigned to these tasks shall fall into the following category and shall satisfy the stated requirements:
    Senior Tactical Data Links Engineer. Shall have in the region of 5 years work experience within the last 7 years as an engineer specializing in military tactical data links (Link 11A/B, Link 16), either operation, implementation, development or integration.  Shall have a thorough working knowledge of STANAGs 4175, 5511, 5516, 5616; AdatPs 11, 16, 33; and the operation and tactical data links within a military C2 environment. Shall have a university degree in electronics or communications engineering, or have equivalent education from a recognised military or civilian academy or institute, or have acquired extensive knowledge in the field of tactical data links in an area of responsibility through professional experience.
    Tactical Data Links Engineer Shall have in the region of 3 years work experience within the last 5 years as an engineer specializing in military tactical data links (Link 11A/B, Link 16), either operation, implementation, development or integration.  Shall have a working knowledge of STANAGs 4175, 5511, 5516, 5616; AdatPs 11, 16, 33; and the operation of tactical data links within a military C2 environment. Shall have a university degree in electronics or communications engineering, or have equivalent education from a recognised military or civilian academy or institute, or have acquired extensive knowledge in the field of tactical data links in an area of responsibility through professional experience.
     
    These roles will be of varying durations from 6 weeks to 12 months.
     
    Rate will reflect candidates levels of experience and seniority.
     
    Due to the nature of the roles (and the experience required) it is expected that candidates will already hold (or have held) UK SC or NATO Secret clearance.
     
    All successful candidate will be required to be security cleared to either SECRET, or possibly COSMIC level and must be willing to undergo such invasive clearance as is deemed necessary.[hr]Click for more information about this job......