Electronic Architecture Design Lead

Electronic Architecture Design Lead

Job Title: Electronic Architecture Design Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackwood, Caerphilly
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896152_1565783846
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2019 12:57

Job Description

Are you a Systems Engineer and have experience of designing, implementing and testing complex electronic systems and subsystems within a military environment?

My client is a global player in the defence industry who provide products and support to combat vehicles around the world and is an important supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD).

Key Responsibilities

*Leading the team in the delivery of the Project Deliverables for Engineering
*Provision of strong Systems Engineering input
*Delivery of a Design to a stated level of compliance
*Change Management - causes for changes in System, Schedule & Costs; finding causes & developing balanced solutions.
*Baseline and interface management
*Engineering design development
*Delivery of technical reports and collection and analysis of system metrics
*Schedule monitoring and reporting
*System Risk and Opportunity reporting
*Occasional travel to other company sites in the UK and possibly overseas.

Key Skills & Experiences

*Experience of Systems Engineering development
*Experience of design, implementation and testing of complex systems and subsystems
*Substantial system design and development of complex hardware and software systems
*Relevant exposure to the installation of electronic subsystems into military equipment
*Ability to define electrical systems designs and implementations within military equipment
*Experience of reviewing mechanical and electrical system and subsystem drawings for completeness, correctness and cohesiveness
*Experience of team leadership
*Ideally expertise in of the Land Environment or Armoured Fighting Vehicle domain
*Experience of design sign-off to a customer
*Knowledge of relevant standards (e.g. Defence Standards; 23-09 GVA, 61-5 Power, 00-35 Environmental, 00-251 Human Factors, 00-82 Video, etc. or equivalents)

Electronic Architecture Design Lead
South Wales or Warwick
Competitive Salary + Benefits including Bonus, Flexible Working and more

Land Systems, Systems Engineering, Design, Implementation, Testing, Electronic Subsystems, Land Environment, Armoured Fighting Vehicles, AFV, Complex Systems, Hardware, Software, Def Stan

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global leader within the defence industry, with a great benefits package and various career development opportunities available to further your career.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.