Systems Engineer

08 Nov 2019
06 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Location: Various UK Locations

About the Company:

We currently have a vacancy to join one of the world's leading, global defence, security and aerospace companies as a systems engineer. With approximately 3,500 employees based at 5 UK locations and revenue of GBP600million, our client delivers support to more than 50% of the Royal Navy's surface fleet.

Job Description:

Would you like to have the opportunity to directly shape the future architecture and design of Submarine Combat Systems?
As a Systems Engineer, you will be part of a team responsible for the high level design specification of the Common Architecture for the next generation of the Combat System for UK submarines.

Your main responsibilities as a Systems Engineer will involve:

- Attending stakeholder workshops to elicit requirements
- Undertaking system modelling to define the solution
- Engaging with suppliers to advance solution development
- Authoring work products for internal review/approval such as design descriptions and statements of work, tactical service definitions and architectural and system policies
- Engaging with subject matter experts to ensure safety and security requirements are addressed
- Delivering against agreed work packages and be entrusted to communicate progress or issues

Skills and Qualifications:

- Complex systems architecture definition, requirements and design management experience gained from a complex engineering environment, such as defence or aerospace
- Ability to apply systems thinking to complex system and architectural challenges.
- Experience of modelling in UML/SysML or similar language - desirable but not essential
- Experience of high end processing technology, networks and protocols - desirable but not essential

You will have a proactive attitude to your work, alongside excellent stakeholder management skills. You must also be comfortable with challenging others, to achieve the successful elicitation of requirements. You will be an excellent communicator, possess good attention to detail and be thorough with your work.

You must be eligible to apply for SC clearance and, therefore, must hold a British passport and have lived and worked in the UK for the past 5 years

Additional Information:

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During registration, please let us know where you are currently located or which locations you would consider taking a position in, required salary and notice period.

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