Principal Engineer (Systems)

Principal Engineer (Systems)

Job Title: Principal Engineer (Systems)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895980_1576854065
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
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Job Published: December 20, 2019 15:01

Job Description

Your knowledge of Systems Engineering and strong experience in leadership / management, will play a crucial part in defining and managing the requirement definition, implementation, verification and validation of a complex solution. As a Principal Systems Engineer, you will manage and develop the engineering resources to ensure that the business has the adequate skills and manpower to deliver its strategic objectives while implementing best engineering practices.

You will be at the leading edge of technological innovation, responsible for the efficient manufacture of the next generation of high integrity electronic systems for the defence and maritime industries. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

Read on for specifics on the role. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the Role:

The client requires a Principal Engineer (Systems) to be responsible for utilise their expertise in the current phase of the project, taking cognisance of cost and schedule constraints whilst ensuring adherence to processes set down by the Engineering Manager. Providing support and mentoring to other team members. The job includes;
*Responsible for system design and analysis activities:-
*Elicit, refine and create verification statements for document requirements
*Perform system analysis to derive function performance and interface requirements to satisfy system requirements
*Perform system design activities to ensure the system architecture is compatible with the baseline product, ensuring its consistency across all subsystems to meet system requirements.
*Maintain the design and specifications of the system.
*Develop and maintain system architecture design documents as necessary.
*Perform technical risk analysis, then plan document and execute verification and validation activities
*Understand and implement systems engineering tools, methodology and tasks to action requirements
*Identify any project or product quality or process risk that exists escalate and document as required.
*Initiate or provide solutions to identified risks where possible
*Participate in major reviews,(PDR, TRR etc.) throughout the lifecycle

About You:

To be suitable for the Principal Systems Engineer role, you will need to be, educated to Degree level or equivalent in an Engineering, Physics, Systems, Acoustics, or Signal Processing related discipline and have solid experience of delivering Systems Engineering activities within large projects. You will need strong and proven leadership and problem solving skills and be able to adapt use of DOORS.

Principal Systems Engineer
Salary Negotiable

Keywords: Systems engineer, Team Lead, Requirements, Analysis, Design, Review and Verification, V&V, DOORS, V-model, Lifecycle.

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 is a permanent position.

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