Junior Systems Engineer

Junior Systems Engineer

Job Title: Junior Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896712_1583767271
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2020 15:21

Job Description

My client is one of the largest consultant engineering firms in the UK providing support to Government, Public Services and Regulated Engineering Industries. The company is growing, and due to the increasing realisation by their clients of the need to understand and manage their complex business and the technology environment, the demand for System Thinkers and Engineers is growing. They are looking for Junior Systems Engineers they can help to develop to become strong Systems consultants as they believe that understanding the complex systems, and emergent behaviour that results from the interaction of technology and people, is vital to solving tomorrow's problems.

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The client requires Junior Systems Engineers to work on a small consultancy project or as part of a large multi-disciplinary delivery team. They aim to give you:
*The skills and tools necessary to tackle tomorrow's problems today;
*The opportunity to become a Systems Thinker and Engineer;
*A career path to becoming a Systems Thinker and Engineer, including opportunities:
*For Mentoring;
*To study for NVQ Level 7 Apprenticeship (Master's degree equivalent) in Systems Engineering;
*To work towards certification and chartership qualifications, (with INCOSE for example);
*The opportunity to work with a range of clients across the Defence, Energy, Transport, Aerospace and Security sectors; and
*The opportunity to be involved in a diverse range of roles throughout your career.

The Role
Our Systems Thinkers and Engineers work on tasks ranging from small consultancy projects to large multi-disciplinary programmes, and may need to balance their time across concurrent projects. Responsibilities typically include:
*Stakeholder management across our clients and partners;
*Problem discovery and definition;
*The development of solutions to complex problems in balance with performance, cost, time and risk and using our knowledge and experience in the state-of-the-art and emerging technologies;
*The planning and implementation of solutions;
*Communicating complex concepts in a compelling and straightforward way;
*Influencing stakeholders and non-technical team members;
*Influencing the direction of Systems Engineering and introducing Systems Thinking to new industries.

About You:

To be suitable for the Junior Systems Engineer role, you will need:-
*Degree qualified, or equivalent depth of experience. A degree in a STEM subject may be an advantage but is not compulsory. They welcome applications from candidates who can demonstrate that their degree and experience has equipped them for creative and Systems Thinking;
*Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build trusted relationships;
*Ability to tailor the presentation of ideas to non-technical and senior stakeholders;
*Able to work alone or as part of a team;
*Experience and skill with the MS Office toolset;
*Willingness to acquire knowledge on how to apply Systems Thinking, and Systems Engineering tools and techniques;
*Effective and creative written and oral communication skills.


oJunior Systems Engineering Consultant
oNegotiable salary


Systems, Design, Delivery, Lifecycle, Architecture, Defence, Requirements, Modelling, UML, SysML, Archimate, MOD, Acceptance Plan, Verification & Validation, Consultancy.

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.