Systems Engineer - Future Combat Air Systems

08 Jun 2021
06 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Systems Engineer - Future Combat Air Systems

A Systems Engineer is required to work on a twelve month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Dorset.

Overview of the Systems contract role

As a Systems Engineer you will work closely with our Technical Managers and Integration Engineers to translate customer requirements into compelling designs, bids and solutions that can be delivered on time and on budget.

Your main responsibilities as a Systems Engineer may involve some of:

Understanding and interpreting customer requirements
Creating high level and detailed system designs
Develop options for potential solutions
Understanding of competitors and suppliers
Performing sub system component studies
Evolve and innovate existing solutions and new ideasKey skills required for the Systems Engineer


Track record of Enterprise, Project or System Level Design Solutions
Requirements Definition and Analysis
Requirements compliance and design to cost
Verification and Validation
Problem solving
Developing supplier statements of work
Supplier and customer engagementBeneficial understanding of,

MoD contracts and bids
Military IT, communications, platforms, gateways, networking systems
Security architectures, system integration, virtualisation, cloud, accreditation
Integration of systems into military vehicles
Acceptance, trials, demonstrations and delivery processesThe role is based in Christchurch, Dorset - commutable from Salisbury, Fordingbridge, Ringwood, Lymington, Ferndown, Bournemouth and Poole with excellent access from Southampton, Eastleigh and Winchester

If you are a Systems Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Defence opportunities please contact Kris Foston on or phone (phone number removed)

Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information.

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