Implementation Engineer-Validation & Verification

Telecommunications, Defence, Telecommunications Engineering

We are working on behalf a large UK MOD/Saudi client based in Riyadh who are entering the next stage of a $3.2 billion dollar project and require a Implementation Engineer-Validation & Verification on a full-time basis.

Excellent Salary which is discussed on application due to working with a sensitive client.

To be eligible for this position you must hold a valid UK passport.

Company accommodation provided (Utilities are paid excluding telephone calls)
Company Car Provided (serviced and fuel paid)
3 per year unaccompanied - 2 accompanied
Medical Insurance provided
Annual bonus based on availability and company status, also there is yearly appraisals

**Please note this position is based in Riyadh/Saudi Arabia**

**Open to British Passport holders with a current UK Passport**

**You must hold a valid UK Driving Licence

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES & FUNCTIONS for the Implementation Engineer-Validation & Verification

The purpose of the position is to manage system Integration and Test activities as part of the Specialist Communications System Engineering team. The candidate will be conversant with RF and Microwave Engineering, Radio Communications, IP Networks and Systems Engineering design, analysis and integration and test.

He will provide technical governance and review of the Integration and Test activities at the Product, Subsystem and System Level Acceptance Tests.

The role requires strong system integration and test skills combined with good people skills and a ‘can do’ attitude to contribute to the planning and execution of the test strategy and plan to support a demanding programme schedule.

 Primary Responsibilities:

Technical point of contact for project related test and acceptance activities.

Provide Engineering support for new and existing designs from a test and acceptance point of view.

Ensure the Project Manager is aware of the progress of works and is immediately informed of any issues (as appropriate).

Manage Systems Acceptance Process and Plans across multiple Subcontractors and Stakeholders.

Publish Systems Integration &Test documentation as required by the programme schedule.

Review Systems Integration & Test documentation by the Subcontractors.

Perform auditing of the Acceptance Process.

Manage System Verification Cross Reference Index (VCRI) and corresponding SI&T data.

Analyze test results and raise high quality, detailed observation-reports as necessary in a timely manner

Ensure change control techniques are followed for tests

Manage configuration control of products and systems under test

Adapt plans flexibly as necessary (Priorities may change. Occasional peaks of work may be necessary)

Provide information and metrics to the engineering team lead to enable management reporting

Participate in engineering meetings as required.


Degree in an engineering/or relevant discipline (or equivalent experience)

Significant, proven engineering experience (IT/Consumer Electronics/Communication/Military/Defence Industry) - preferably with a good level of experience in systems integration and test of software, hardware and requirements verification.

Good all round office and IT skills, particularly MS Office.

Excellent interpersonal skills.

Ability to self-manage with little supervision

Ability to meet challenging timescales

Flexible approach, able to use own initiative.

Excellent written and spoken English.


Business experience in the Defense Sector.

System Engineering Lifecycle experience.

Experience of COTS/MOTS integration into military vehicles.

Experience in major military integration projects.

Experience of living or working in the Middle East.

 If this is of interest, please contact Jason Pocock






Job Facts

  • Paid housing
  • Utilities paid
  • Car
  • 40 days holiday
  • Medical cover
  • 3 x flights
  • Bonus

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Jason Pocock