Integration and System Validation Engineer

Integration and System Validation Engineer

Job Title: Integration and System Validation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896969_1602841188
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 16, 2020 10:39

Job Description

Your experience of systems integration, and knowledge of systems validation activities will help you to make a difference by undertaking a range of Integration and System Validation activities, supplying specialist advice and support to a wide range of ongoing projects.

As an Integration and System Validation Engineer, 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. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

This is an opportunity for someone with good knowledge of aircraft systems or weapon systems integration to utilise this, whilst increasing their knowledge and experience across a broad range of disciplines.

About the job:
Our client currently requires an Integration and System Validation Engineer to work within their dedicated Integration and System Validation team. The roles encompass the life-cycle phases from Assessment through to in Service and will include some or all of the following activities:-
*Trials Planning: Designing and planning trials including Air Carry Trials and Live Firing Trials to ensure that the required data is obtained from the trial.
*Trials Conduct: the conduct of trials activities such as Environmental trials, Electro Magnetic Capability/Electro Magnetic Pulse trials, Hardware-in-the-loop, Safety trials on live ordnance, Flight Trials and Live Firing Trials in both UK and overseas locations.
*Trials data gathering, assessment and reporting.
*The conduct of lab based compatibility activities.
*Missile preparation and test, including live build activities.
*Design Certification. Production of Design Verification Plans and Certificates of Design.
*Leading and supporting engineering activities on trials sites to demonstrate system operability.
*Leading and supporting demonstrations and customer acceptance trials on complex weapon systems.
*Prepare trials and integration documentation at all stages of a project life cycle.
*Carry out investigations into a full range of engineering problems, and develop and prepare solutions, solely or as a member of a project team.
*Define testing approaches and specify tests in assigned/specialist area(s).
*Plan, control and deliver assigned projects or work packages, and make an input as required to cross-functional projects/investigations.
*Plan, control and deliver assigned projects or work packages, and make an input as required to cross-functional projects/investigations.
About you:
As an Integration and System Validation Engineer you will need experience of working in one of the following environments:
*System Integration
*Design Proving and Trials
*Missile Test
*Interface Design
*System assessment and acceptance
*Design Verification
*Electrical / mechanical construction and interfacing
*Electronic design/test

Integration and System Validation Engineer
Up to £35,000 - £48,000

Keywords: Air platform, Fixed wing, Rotary, Weapons, Weapon Systems, Missile,Defence, Systems, Electrical, Mechanical, Integration programmes, Integration requirements, Interface control documentation, Integration trial, Validation, Verification, Acceptance, Systems assessment, Test.

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 may also be required to undergo security clearance vetting to SC or DV level.

This is a permanent position.

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