Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894751_1525181353
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 01, 2018 14:29

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of Electronic or Software Engineering development, will play a crucial part in supporting the development of the next generation of military land products.

You would have the opportunity to work for a leading developer of mission and safety critical equipment in the aerospace and defence industries based in Cheltenham.

Read on for specifics on the role. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the Job:

The client requires a Senior Systems Engineer to support the development of the next generation of military land products. The role will involve deployment on the next generation of electronic command and control products.

This job includes:
*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.

About you:

To succeed in this role you will need previous Systems Engineering experience, a good engineering or science degree preferably in systems engineering and be able to operate within a multi-discipline team. You will need experience in Electronic or Software Engineering development and Requirements Management using DOORS. It will also be useful for someone to have knowledge of Microsoft Office inc. Visio and Configuration Management Tools.

Ideally you will have experience in Systems Architecture including SySML modelling and it would be useful to have experience of safety critical solution development in accordance with DO-178/DO-254 or IEC61508 and of relevant UK Land vehicle Defence Standards such as DEF STAN 59-411, DEF STAN 61-05, DEF STAN 00-35.

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary negotiable

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.