Radio Systems & Infrastructure Engineer

Job Title: Radio Systems & Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP subject to clearance
Reference: JO0000020963_1593616629
Contact Name: Emma Broderick AIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 01, 2020 16:17

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit a Radio Systems and Infrastructure Engineer for a nuclear MoD establishment in Reading. The post is for an estimated 6 month contract initially and is paying competitively on an hourly basis.

Successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment

Job Purpose
To support the business in providing a high quality communications environment by providing and
managing the provision of Operational and administration expertise to the User community.

Qualifications required


  • Minimum: ONC in electronics or equivalent experience / qualification in the field.
  • Qualifications or equivalent experience working on Layer 2 and 3 networking systems
  • TETRA experience, working knowledge and equivalent qualifications

Nice to have:

  • Teltronic TETRA systems training - willing to train in
  • TETRA systems engineering training

Key requirements and essential skills for the role:

TETRA engineer, Systems engineering background, IP networking, Electronics (Time Served).


  • TETRA engineer
  • Systems engineering background,
  • Good IT skills using Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio
  • A strong team player
  • Willing to work in a tightly regulated environment

Nice to have:

  • Working knowledge of working on IP networking equipment
  • Working knowledge of windows 7 and 10 operating systems
  • Experience on working within a project team.

Key Responsibilities:
Deliver Technical Excellence

  • Provide a resilient cost effective highly available infrastructure to the business on top of which hosted services can be deployed, managed and maintained.
  • Core Radio System Support - Build / maintain and manage the provisioning of Radio environments to the company, in keeping with current SLA's, through effective processes, KPI's and problem management.
  • Be responsible for diagnosing and following through to resolution any problems, escalating to team members or other teams and vendors when required.
  • To maintain technical skills to allow us to benefit from new and emerging technologies in order to make supportive decisions.
  • Interrogate system logs and identifying potential issues with systems and infrastructure.
  • Implements strategies to prevent system downtime and potential failures.
  • Perform and manage routine audits of systems, assets and software, to ensure system integrity
  • Installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, software and system management tools.
  • Ensuring the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability.
  • Proactivity development plans/designs and install new hardware/software to maintain and improve service availability and redundancy.
  • Act as a focal point for providing answers and direct inputs to technical queries and to provide technical direction to project, facility and contract staff; on system infrastructure design and installation requirements.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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