Principal Systems Engineer - JPO System Architect

Principal Systems Engineer - JPO System Architect

Job Title: Principal Systems Engineer - JPO System Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bristol
Salary: £450.00 - £550.00 per hour
Reference: HQ00012990_1493730566
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
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Job Published: May 02, 2017 14:09

Job Description

Your experience in System Architecture design practice and methods and knowledge of Tactical communications systems design, development, deployment and operation (specifically Morpheus Architecture), will play a crucial part in developing the Systems Design Authority Capability of the UK MOD and supporting the transfer of skills and knowledge to the UK MOD.

You will be working for a world leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems as a Principal Systems Engineer. A good salary, corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Job:
The client is recruiting for the strategic position of Principal Systems Engineer, who will be responsible for implementing systems engineering processes, procedures and technical input into the JPO change processes, and capabilities in support of EvO and future IS SDA Capabilities. The post will have 2 main responsibilities; to develop the Systems Design Authority Capability of the UK MOD, through joint development of processes, artefacts, tools and ways of working; and to support the knowledge transfer of skills, knowledge to the UK MOD. The job will involve;
Support Business transformation lead in developing the overall JPO Change Process, methods and ways of working, including establishment of the Programme Management Office
Develop 'best practice' processes and governance
Work with the Authority JPO staff to develop artefacts and technical governance procedures
Support the Knowledge Transfer Manager in developing and delivering knowledge transfer plan.
Support the transfer of knowledge to the authority staff, including mentoring and training
Provide subject Matter expertise on Morpheus Architecture to Authority staff

About You:
To be the right fit for this Principal Systems Engineer, you will have extensive knowledge of System Architecture design practice and methods for Tactical communication System design, development, deployment and operation. You will also need demonstrable experience in developing and adapting processes for application to new projects/programs and transferring knowledge.

Principal Systems Engineer JPO System Architect
£450 - £550
Contract role (Initial 6 months)

Keywords: C4i, Tactical Comms, Evo, Morpheus, Architecture, Systems Design, Systems integration, knowledge transfer, Change process, Artefacts, Procedures.

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 contract position.

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