Functional Domain Lead

Functional Domain Lead

Job Title: Functional Domain Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17284_1633953885
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2021 13:04

Job Description

Your experience of developing MBSE models and performing functional analysis will help you join a fast-paced project in the early stages of design development, maturing the functional architecture and requirements as a functional domain lead.

You will have the opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. You will be involved in a high-profile new venture within the business, which will offer the candidate an excellent growth path in the future and would suit someone who is aiming to progress their career with an opportunity to shine within the business.

About the job:

Our client currently requires a Lead for the Respond to Threat Functional Design Domain the role covers multiple aspects including:
*Technically co-ordinate & drive activities across the Design Domain to ensure coherent & mature embodiment of the required system-level behaviour to time quality & cost. This will involve working across functions and departments to ensure a viable design.
*Identify, scope, estimate time and cost of functional design & trade studies to be undertaken
*Propose allocation of functional performance and/or constraints to physical sub-systems, facilitating key trade-offs decisions, particularly where trade-offs traverse different DA or domain responsibilities
*Manage the domain evolution, ensuring consistency between domain sub-system configurations is understood and aligned.
*Ensure the functional design and functional architecture relevant to the domain is developed collaboratively between partners. Facilitate common modelling approach and/or mutually-agreed model interfaces to aid parallel development.
*Generate and maintain design and performance, development, proving and qualification within the domain
*Ensure risks are identified as part of the System Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (SysFMEA), Design FMEA (DFMEA) and Class of Difficulty Assessments are understood and a consistent approach is taken to reduce these as appropriate.
*Ensure development of a domain-based proving & qualification strategy and manage the System acceptance for the domain
*Communicate domain-level considerations to customers, ensuring messaging consistency
*Chair internal and supporting external working groups/working communities as appropriate, IAW programme governance structure
*Have responsibility for a subset of munition equipment CPSs, leading on writing functional and performance requirements and ensuring other sections are completed by appropriate parties in reasonable timescale.

About you:
As a Functional Domain Lead your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

*Experience of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) and MBSE tools (Rhapsody)
*Experience of requirements development and requirements management tools (DOORS)
*Strong interpersonal and communication skills to interact both technically and programmatically with customers, technical specialists, equipment teams and senior management.
*Leadership capabilities to be able to direct diverse, multi-disciplinary teams and support development of members within the team.

Functional Domain Lead
Up to £38,000 - £48,000

Keywords: Functional architect, MBSE, Design, Model Based Systems Engineering, DOORS, Design review, IBM Rhapsody, Requirements, Trade study, Domain Lead, Team lead.

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.

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, to SC level.

This is a permanent position.

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