Systems Engineer

09 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Systems Engineer - Aerospace, Systems Integration

Our client is a very successful Aerospace/Defence company, they are looking for a Systems Engineer to provide technical direction and decision making in support of project delivery. You will also manage internal and external resources to successfully deliver allocated projects, through requirements definition, analysis, design, development and qualification.

As a Systems Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

A strong understanding of systems engineering in the context of aerospace systems, equipment and the integration of equipment onto platforms or packaged sub-systems.
Understanding of mechanical, electrical, electro-mechanical, fuel and hydraulic principles and systems.
Understanding of the operation and maintenance of military or civil aircraft, particularly large transport types.
Understanding of military & civil aircraft airworthiness and certification.
Experience of liaison with customers and suppliers.
Good written and oral communications skills.
Understanding of systems engineering methods.
Degree, HND, HNC in aerospace/mechanical/electro-mechanical engineering or equivalent.

As a Systems Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Establish clear requirements baselines prior to commencement of design or change activity.
Define and lead analyses in support of system design, integration and change assessment.
Actively contribute to and/or lead defined aspects of the project to achieve optimal balance between requirements, schedule and cost.
Manage requirements verification throughout project execution to successfully demonstrate compliance for a DDP.
Estimate resource requirements, plan projects and report progress.
Ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with LCM, SOF-E and other internal processes.
Work with Programme Management to ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with technical, cost and schedule requirements.

Our client provides proven and trusted solutions in air-to-air refuelling, life support, weapons carriage and unmanned systems, deliver assured performance and class-leading through-life costs that enable our customers to bring complex projects to market quickly, and with minimal risk.
Their innovative range of technologies and services solve challenging problems in harsh environments across commercial, defence and security markets, from deep space to the depths of the ocean, specialising in meeting the growing demand for data, connectivity and bandwidth, including satellite communications; defence electronics; air-to-air refuelling; aviation services; life support and mission equipment.

Keywords: Systems Engineer, Systems Engineering, Project Engineer, Development Engineer, Systems Integration, Aerospace, Avionics, mechanical, electrical, electro-mechanical, fuel , hydraulic military aircraft, civil aircraft, weapons carriage systems, , unmanned systems, fuel systems.

Systems Engineer - Aerospace, Systems Integration

Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits

Location: Wimborne, Dorset

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