Principal Systems Capability Engineer

Principal Systems Capability Engineer

Job Title: Principal Systems Capability Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH16944_1618997333
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 21, 2021 10:28

Job Description

Your experience of full lifecycle systems engineering and understanding of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) will help you to join the Process and Methods team within the Systems Engineering and Design Capability department. As a Principal Systems Capability Engineer, you will support projects in their use of current and emerging systems engineering processes, methods and tools, whilst concurrently being actively involved in developing and promoting best practice usage to improve efficiency and consistency across UK projects.

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.

About the job:

Our client currently requires a Principal Systems Capability Engineer to shape and direct the direction of systems engineering. You will be placed at the forefront of development of new engineering approaches such as product line engineering, model based engineering (building on the established practices of model based systems engineering) and feature based development. The role will include;
*Providing education, training and consultancy style support to both key national and international project and business areas
*Assessing core Systems Engineering techniques and developing/delivering process improvement and behavioural change to teams.
*Supporting implementation of international alignment on Systems Engineering knowledge and expertise.
*Ability to understand and implement MBSE (Model Based Systems Engineering) concepts into practising projects.
*Ensuring consideration of a full lifecycle approach to the design of systems into project teams.
*Keeping up to date in relevant technical areas, develop skills and capabilities to be able to provide more effective services.

About you:
As a Principal Systems Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*Experience of Systems Engineering with up to date knowledge of issues in relevant specialist area(s) e.g. mechanical, electrical, software, Integrated Logistic Support (ILS), Human Factors (HF), control and analysis with experience of representing them within an architecture.
*Understanding of state of the art Systems Engineering methods and their application in the systems engineering domain i.e. experience of lifecycle issues from concept through to disposal on major projects.
*Holistic Systems Thinker with experience of: architecting in complex environments; engaging with complex stakeholders to elicit and trade needs to deliver value; architecting at different levels of abstraction.
*Capable of working autonomously and proactively, able to deal with multiple issues, tasks and priorities concurrently.
*Excellent communication and good problem solving skills are essential.
*Ideally with an appropriate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline.

Principal Systems Capability Engineer
Up to £38,000 - £48,000

Keywords: Systems Engineer, Lifecycle, V-lifecycle, Design, Requirements, Elicit, Trade-off, DOORS, Architect, MBSE, Configuration management, Systems Design, Flow down, Systems Validation, Defence, Military, Maritime, Land, Air, Sea.

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.