Career Opportunity: Senior Radio Systems Engineer

Posted: 2 August 2021
For 30 years TES has deployed and maintained sophisticated communication systems. We are systems integrators and seek a highly skilled, self motivated and talented radio systems engineer to design and deliver bespoke high-tier solutions.

We work with blue chip companies and governmental organisations to build long term relationships through unrivalled technical expertise and client service.

We believe in enjoying our work and have a strong sense of team as well as promoting work life balance. We have a flat management structure where you will be a key part of our team in an exciting period of growth.

JOB description

Senior Radio Systems Engineer

Job Description

• Design and build of bespoke technical solutions according to customer requirements.

• Provide technical assurance to customers.

• Configuration and test of Network devices (Switches/Routers), IT equipment (servers/PCs) individually and as part of the whole radio systems in the assigned projects.

• Microwave link design, Ofcom licence applications and liaising with clients on technical issues.

• Preparation of technical design documents, incl. FAT & SAT documents.

• Preparation code-plugs/fleet plans for customer requirements (Motorola & Tait).

• Troubleshooting and maintenance of telecommunication equipment from different vendors such as Motorola and Tait.

• Faults management with log analysis, defects debug and work around responsibility.

• Business support: analysis and presentation of new products or solutions.

• Involved in providing technical support to the communication systems in major contracts.

• Strong customer facing skills interfacing at various levels (technical and managerial) with high profile customers.

• Ability to share knowledge and understanding in a coherent fashion, a professional approach, especially with the customer, and to guide and support other members of the team.

• Work within the values and behaviours of TES and be passionate about being part of a forward thinking and proactive business.

Skills and Experience:

• RF planning & propagation experience including wide area radio site coverage planning, PTP and multipoint,  DAS and RFoF. Be competent in key RF planning principles such as path loss, reciprocity and system overhead analysis.

• Strong IT experience specifically: database management, Windows server installation, Virtualisation & networking topologies & TCP/IP & DMR/PMR software applications.

• Experience in fault finding across a multitude of telecommunication platforms.

• Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

• RF fault diagnostics.

• Broader technical skills, specifically in the design of bespoke solutions.

• Degree qualified.

Behavioural Requirements:

Delivering Outcomes - Responsive to overcoming obstacles and issues to maintain focus and deliver excellent service.

Working Together - Demonstrates a 'can do' attitude, is highly approachable, recognised and respected for willingness to contribute and share expertise.

Communicating with Impact - Communicates clearly in an engaging manner which inspires and motivates others. Confident at influencing and negotiating effectively to achieve the best outcome.

Resilience - Flexible and adaptable to changing needs and responsibilities. Celebrates achievement of others and encourages the team to recognise success.

Honesty and Integrity - Plays a full and active part in building a positive culture, takes ownership and leads by example.

Emotional Awareness - Uses awareness of own and others strengths and limitations to help others achieve outcomes. Values people as individuals and considers the impact of their behaviour on others.


Competitive dependent upon skills and experience, reflective of the senior and specialist nature of the role. Benefits include employers pension contributions, death in service cover, occupational sick pay, allowance & subsistence schemes and private use of company mobile phone.

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