Research & Development Engineer

Employer: General Dynamics UK Ltd
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If you are a Research & Development Engineer looking for an exciting, new, flexible challenge then we want to hear from you! General Dynamics Mission Systems is recruiting for a Research & Development Engineer, and the role comes with a favourable salary of between £28,500-£31,500.


In this R&D role, you should expect to undertake the following:

  • Support the integration, verification, and validation of R&D networks and solutions
  • Support the construction and maintenance of customer demonstration labs
  • Build and test systems composed of IT, network, and radio sub-systems
  • Produce technical documentation
  • Participate in the development process


To succeed in this flexible working role, you should have a degree (or equivalent) in engineering or a related discipline and have good technical documentation production skills. Other essential attributes include excellent communication, analytical and problem-solving skills together with a willingness to learn and work in a dynamic environment. You will also be expected to travel and undertake field trials, customer demonstrations, and network deployments.


Our company benefits

We pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose, offering impressive benefits:

  • Every other Friday off
  • A personalised career development plan, alongside regular progress reviews
  • A flexible working environment where your contributions are recognised and rewarded with a flexible benefits scheme


If this flexible Research & Development Engineer job motivates you, then please apply today.

General Dynamics Mission Systems aims to be as flexible as possible so this role could either be based working from home, with a requirement for regular travel to our sites or on field trials or based mainly within our offices in Oakdale or Chippenham depending upon your preference.

General Dynamics Mission Systems engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products, and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. We believe in maintaining a diverse workplace – inclusive of beliefs, cultural background, job experiences, thoughts, and ideas. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we welcome you to join our inclusive team!

As part of our commitment to inclusion and diversity we welcome in particular applications from women, members of the LGBTQ+ community, ethnic minority groups and those with a disability.

To find out more and to apply for this opportunity please visit our careers page...