Systems Engineer – CAST

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Raytheon UK

Job: Systems Engineer (CAST)
located at Warminster, Catterick &
Sennelager.

This is primarily with the ABACUS
Simulation but also requires additional MOD systems to
be both utilized and integrated. The expanding nature of
MOD training requires the support of additional emerging
gaming capability that can be integrated into the CAST
environment.

The position will be based at the Customers Site at
Warminster with the requirement to regularly support
the sites in Catterick & Sennelager (Germany). Regular
travel between the Catterick and Sennelager sites will be
required

Nature and Scope
The role of the Systems Engineer will be join an existing
team of engineers. Additionally he/she shall be required
to become familiar and competent with current
capabilities and support the CAST Lead in developing
further opportunities within that environment. In
addition to providing support at the CAST site
opportunities may arise to deploy CAST systems into
‘offsite’ locations – the ability to provide support to these
activities is a prime requirement of this post.
When required the successful applicant shall be required
to attend relevant training courses, provide support to
other CAST sites and represent Raytheon in a positive
and exemplary manner.

Main activities are:
• Configuration and/or integration of individual systems
to match training requirements
• Conduct appropriate training to ensure Users are
competent to conduct Exercises
• Provide coverage, when required, to support CAST
activities at relevant sites
• Support the day to day and IT operations activities at
the site
• Carry out Engineering, Operational and Administrative
duties associated with CAST site
• Support CIS Exercises at the Catterick and Sennelager
sites, whilst being based at Warminster
Key responsibilities:
•Configuration and/or integration of individual systems
to match military training requirements
•Conduct appropriate system training to ensure the
military Users are competent to conduct their exercises
•Provide coverage, when required, to support CAST
activities at relevant sites
•Support the day to day and IT operations activities at
the site
•Carry out Engineering, Operational and Administrative
duties associated with CAST site
•Support remotely networked CIS Exercises at the
Catterick and Sennelager sites, whilst being based at
Warminster
•Support to the CAST activity at all sites, using primarily
ABACUS/CIS/VBS3
•Liaise with the military customer and build scenarios to
fit their requirements
•Establish consistent and measurable processes for the
support & administration activity
•Comply with configuration and control procedures
•Attend further training when required
•Comply with laid down company procedures
•When required, be willing to work at night and do shift
work

Competencies
Essential:
•SC Security Clearance or ability to obtain this
•Up-to date knowledge of battlefield terminology and
doctrine
•Good working knowledge of Windows OS, LAN
Technology
•Experienced trainer
•Good knowledge of IT systems and associated support
•Good knowledge of VMware
•Presentation & Training skills
•Physically fit as lifting is part of the role

Desirable:
•Cisco routing, switching & VOIP
•Leadership of small teams
•Windows Server administration
•Fibre/Copper LAN installation & PC Repair
•Windows Server 2012/2016
•Knowledge of DII, DIS & HLA
Personal Characteristics
• Team Player – supportive of colleagues but able to
control small teams
Team :
• Ethical – aware of the impact of actions upon others
• Pragmatic – recognises what is achievable and scopes
performance accordingly
• Integrity – delivers factual information in a timely
manner
• Motivated – accepts adversity and continues to strive
for credible solutions
• Diplomatic – sympathetic to varying Customer needs,
exercising discretion where necessary. Sensitive to
cultural and political issues within a multi-national
environment
• Achiever – demonstrates a ‘can do’ attitude in their
approach to work

Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you
develop your career from the moment you join. Activities
range from on-line learning modules, to external training
and support for taking professional qualifications
relevant to your role.
Standard Benefits:
•25 days holiday + statutory holidays
•Contributory Pension Scheme
•Life Assurance
•Flexible Benefits

Diversity:
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We
are an equal opportunity employer that promotes
inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals
for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon
to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences
which supports growing our business and creates an
environment where everyone has an equal opportunity
for success.

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