Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackwood, Caerphilly
Salary: £36400 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 894420_1517993616
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 07, 2018 08:53

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of integrating and testing complex Software based systems, will play a crucial part in contributing to the integration, test and delivery of C4I Systems. As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will develop the systems for tactical C4i systems.

You will be working for a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems. A good salary, corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment. You will receive significant mentoring from senior staff but will be expected to be focussed on undertaking consulting work from the outset.

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About the Job:

The client requires a Senior Systems Engineer to focus on the integration, test and delivery of C4I Systems. The role will involve;
*Configuring a suite of communications and infrastructure equipment in accordance with a system architecture document.
*Analysis of third party applications for suitability of integration onto communications infrastructure.
*Producing Requirements for Test suitable to exercise the integration of applications onto an infrastructure.
*Performing a number of trials and tests to establish the characteristics of the proposed equipment configuration.
*Documenting all activities in manner suitable to enhance the understanding of both technical and non-technical audiences.

You will be required to do the following:
*Analyse Complex systems in order to define and structure strategies for integration.
*Develop and document requirements for system integration and testing activities on C4I programmes.
*Provide representation of the systems under test through System modelling language (SysML).
*Support the development of appropriate integration and testing strategies.
*Support the detailed planning to successfully execute the identified strategy.
*Define test requirements, specifications and scripts
*Manage the defined integration activities.
*Manage the test execution, results and associated data.
*Production of test reports and associated test conclusions.
*Support the status reporting of integration and test activities.
*Support the continuous improvement of integration and testing processes, procedures and tools.

About You:
To be the right fit for this Senior Systems Engineer job, you will ideally have a degree in a relevant Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or IT discipline (or equivalent experience). You will also need technical competence in integration and testing of complex software based systems as well as an understanding of communications: ability to orient a problem under investigation against the Internet and OSI Reference Models, and good understanding of TCP/IP protocol suite and basic routing technologies. You will have knowledge of C++, C# and/or Application Programming Interface along with MODAF, and be experienced in using the following tools:
*Microsoft Office
*Microsoft Project
*HPQC/Rational CLM or equivalent

Senior Systems Engineer
South Wales
37 hours a week
£36,000 - £45,000
Permanent role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Integration, Test, Delivery, Software, Design, Requirements, Comms, BOWMAN, C4i, DOORs, SysML, UML, C++, C#, MODAF.

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.