Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Security & Telecommunications Engineer

Cyber Security/Telecommunications.

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About Royal HaskoningDHV:

Royal HaskoningDHV has been connecting people for 140 years. Together, through our expertise and passion, we have helped contribute to a better society and improved people’s lives with work under-pinned by our sustainable values and goals. We are an independent international engineering and project management consultancy, leading the way in sustainable development and innovation.

Royal HaskoningDHV is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences. We recognize that embracing diversity unlocks innovation and creativity and fosters collaboration. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of our communities and the customers we serve.

Why our people love working at Royal HaskoningDHV

Our colleagues are keen to invite you to get a better insight in what drives them at Royal HaskoningDHV.

A little background on our Maritime Team:

Royal HaskoningDHV are at the forefront of innovative maritime planning, design and development, and our teams of multi-disciplinary experts have assisted our international clientele to create successful ports and maritime infrastructure worldwide. We have provided expert commercial, technical and operational advice and created master plans across the five continents for a wide range of port projects.

We are one of the largest and most experienced teams of port planning professionals and engineers globally and we are world leaders in the production of port feasibility studies, master plans and designs.

A little background on our Security and Telecommunications Team:

Royal HaskoningDHV have a dedicated Security and Telecommunications team specialising in providing expert technical advice to the global maritime market.

We provide consultancy and design services to the global maritime market. We specialise in the feasibility, design, and specification of a wide range of Security and Telecommunications technologies within Ports, Shipyards and Container Terminals.

Our design services include design of the following systems:

  • Data, Voice and Security Networking
  • Outside Plant (OSP)
  • Structured Cabling System (SCS)
  • Local Area Network (LAN) / Wide Area Network (WAN)
  • Wireless Local Area Network (WI-FI)
  • Network Management System (NMS)
  • Telephony and Unified Communications
  • Hotline Systems
  • Shipside Communications Interface
  • Mobile Communications (LTE/4G/5G)
  • Telecommunication Equipment Room Design
  • Meteorological System Design
  • Public Address Voice Alarm System Design (PAVA)
  • Fire Detection System Design
  • Site Radios - Ultra-High Frequency (UHF) Radio and Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA) and Very High Frequency (VHF) Marine Radio Systems
  • Satellite Phone System
  • Access Control systems
  • Video Surveillance Systems
  • Physical Security – Gates, Fences etc
  • Biometrics and Personnel Identification
  • Thermal Imaging Systems
  • Control Room Design
  • Radar Surveillance
  • Underwater Countermeasures
  • Perimeter Detection System
  • Cargo and Passenger Scanning Equipment
  • The majority of our projects follow the principals of Critical National Infrastructure and the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code.
  • Our projects are a mix of commercial, public, governmental and defence.

Responsibilities as a Security and Telecommunications Engineer (Graduate)

In this versatile and dynamic role, you will work within the Security and Telecommunications team, designing scopes on global projects within the maritime industry.

Project includes both greenfield and brownfield projects within ports, shipyards and container terminals.

Duties will include:

  • Prepare designs for Security and Telecommunications systems, from initial concepts through to detailed designs.
  • Collaborate with our engineers and continuously look for the best technical solutions.
  • Determining the best design approach to be undertaken
  • Participate in client meetings relating to the Security and Telecommunications discipline
  • Collaborate with our Revit Technicians to develop a 3D Revit model in line with the project requirements
  • Develop Security and Telecommunications performance specifications
  • Develop Security and Telecommunications tender design packages
  • Co-Ordination the Security and Telecommunications scopes with other disciplines
  • Support Apprentices in their development

As our team is spread across the UK, travel between offices will be required along with occasional travel to client offices in the UK and abroad. 

For this role you should have:

  • A desire to develop within a global consultancy design team
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, organisational, analytical and time management skills
  • Have a drive to be become chartered with the IET at CEng or IEng level

What we can offer you:

Ambitious. Exciting. Lively. Collaborative. Dynamic. That’s how our colleagues describe our company. Want to contribute to Enhancing Society with your expertise? Be part of an open network where you’re connected with the brightest and smartest people and technologies? Join us!

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Leeds, Edinburgh, Liverpool, London, Newcastle, Peterborough, Brighton and Exeter
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Computer Science
  • Cyber Security
  • Information Technology
  • Telecommunications

Also Accepting...

  • All STEM disciplines

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