Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackwood, Caerphilly
Salary: £36400.00 - £45500.00 per annum
Reference: HQ00012986_1493730692
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2017 14:11

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of modern database technologies and tactical C4i Systems, will play a crucial part in working with the product engineering group to develop the information management system for a new tactical comms system.

You will be working for a world leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems for military, government and civil customers. 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 requires a competent and rounded Senior Systems Engineer to design and develop the Information Management System. The candidate should be experienced in modern database technologies, Model Based Systems Engineering, and familiar with Tactical C4i systems. They will be familiar with producing candidate designs, conducting trade studies, working within design constraints and adapting COTS to operate in the tactical domain You will be required to show expertise in the following:
Requirements Analysis
System Design and Model Based Systems Engineering
Working with defined standards
Defining and conducting trade studies
Performing make / buy analysis
Authoring of high quality

About You:
To be the right fit for this Senior Systems Engineer job, you will have experience of will have good understanding and experience in designing information based systems. Knowledge of the Bowman system and tactical domain experience is useful. Technologies that must be understood include:
Relational and NoSQL databases
Database replication technologies
Canonical Data Model design pattern
Data Modelling techniques

You will be educated a BEng / BS Honours Degree (or equivalent) in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics or similar and will be able to demonstrate significant competence and experience practicing as a Systems Engineer along with working to MOD standards.
In addition the following skills and experience are desirable:
Tactical / impaired / disadvantaged networking
Knowledge of UDP / TCP
RESTful web services
Agile working practices (SAFe, Scrum)
Model Based Systems Engineering using SysML
Knowledge of commercial IT architectures and technologies

Senior Systems Engineer
South Wales
37 hours a week
£36,400 - £45,500
Permanent role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Design, Requirements, model, trade studies C4i, NoSQL databases, Canonical Data Model, Bowman system, UDP, TCP, SysML, IT architectures.

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.