Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894237_1513865905
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2017 14:18

Job Description

I am looking for a Senior Systems Engineer with experience in the development of solutions for the military land domain. You will be joining an organisation that are leaders in developing mission and safety critical equipment in the Aerospace and Defence industries.

Key Responsibilities

Development of solutions for the military land industry following a systems engineering approach.
Holding discussions with customers resulting in elicitation of key stakeholder requirements.
Development and derivation of customer requirements into realizable product requirements. Requirements based verification and validation of product requirements, using manual and scripted methods.
Production of interface control documents, system design documents and other supporting documents.
Controlling and managing engineering change throughout the development lifecycle.
Preparation of technical proposals including estimations and presentations.
Organise, direct and control tasks, people and resources.

Key Skills & Experiences

Experience in Electronic or Software Engineering development
Microsoft Office inc Visio
Configuration Management Tools
System Architecture including SySML modelling
Co-ordination and technical leadership of a multi-discipline project team to develop and deliver complex mechanical, electronic and embedded software solutions
Experience of safety critical solution development in accordance with DO-178/DO-254 or IEC61508.
Experience in electronic architecture development
Experience of relevant UK Land vehicle Defence Standards such as DEF STAN 59-411, DEF STAN 61-05, DEF STAN 00-35.


*Senior Systems Engineer
*Location - Cheltenham
*Salary - Negotiable depending on experience

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 role

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