MilDef develops rugged computers and electronics for the defense sector. We are a rapidly growing manufacturer operating in a global market. MilDef holds ISO certifications for Quality and Environment.
MilDef continues its expansion and we strengthen our organization with a new employee to the Technical Department.
As a Project/Sales Engineer you will be part of our technical team and will be responsible for providing technical support to all aspects of the business. This will vary from pre-sales support, requirements management, project and stakeholder management, field trials, customer presentations and exhibitions.
The role is varied and taskings will often change depending on the demands of the business. You will be expected to support all day to day operations of the business as seen fit by the technical manager.
The role is office based in Cardiff, although you will have a full UK driving license and you will be expected to regularly travel to customer sites to support the sales function. International travelling may be required as and when it is deemed necessary so an up to date Passport is essential.
Due to the nature of the business, you will be willing to undergo UK Security Clearance checks. Probation in this role can not be passed until such clearances are achieved.
You will have a degree in a relevant Engineering, Computer Science or IT systems discipline. Experience working in the defense industry is desirable and will be taking in to consideration in lieu of formal qualifications.
You will have a keen understanding of IT and the latest developments in the areas of Data Terminal Equipment such as Servers, Laptops, Tablets and smaller handheld end user devices. Knowledge of IT Networking components such as Switches, Routers and VoIP is desirable.
You will have an appreciation of associated standards such as MIL-STD-461, MILD-STD-810, MIL-STD-1275B, DEF-STAN 23-09, DEF-STAN 00-35, DEF-STAN 59-411.
Your English communication skills, oral, written and presentational will be excellent, and use of Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio and MS Project is a given.
Your work assignments
• Pre-Sales Technical Support
• Requirements and Project management
• Concept Exploration and Development
At MilDef you are offered a service in an international company that grows and invests in the future. We value our staff highly, have a solid introduction for new employees and are alert about your skills development. You become an important part of a positive and innovative team that focuses on customers and is extremely quality conscious.
As we work for an even gender distribution, we would like to see female applicants for this service.
For further information, contact Greg Clark, firstname.lastname@example.org
We apply a continuous selection and therefore welcome your application at www.mildef.com as soon as possible, however, by 2018-03-31.