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Device Engineer - Intelligence - Contract


Defence / Public Sector




Job Description

Device Engineer - Intelligence - DV Cleared

Location: East Midlands

Rate: Negotiable

IR35: Inside

The Role:

Our client requires support in either; Research/development into encrypted devices leading to successful decryption of devices (encryption/software) or Research/development into fault finding/repair of mobile devices, use of equipment to recover data from digital devices (hardware). This would be a 6-12-month Contract assignment.


* Knowledge of electronic system design.
* Knowledge of diagnostic and fault-finding principles.
* Knowledge of surface mount manufacturing principles.
* Report writing.
* Risk Management
* Machine and power tool handling.
* Electronic Test equipment use.
* Soldering and SMD technologies.
* Practical experience, building, testing and designing complex circuits.
* Experience with testing, building and repair of surface mount technologies.
* Real world experience using oscilloscope, logic analysers, and spectrum analysers.


* Detailed knowledge of how encryption systems function, and what vulnerabilities each method is subject to.
* Knowledge of programming languages this should include one high level language and one low level.
* Comprehensive knowledge of how mobile device operating systems operate. Either iOS or Android.
* Report writing.
* Risk Management.
* Excellent Information Technology.
* Embedded software development.
* Static and dynamic program analysis techniques.
* Experience conducting research and development.
* Experienced in developing computer applications.
* Desirable experience developing information security applications.

If you are available and interested, please apply in the first instance and you will be contacted to discuss the position further.