Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896467_1576849183
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 20, 2019 13:39

Job Description

As a Senior Systems Engineer, you can make an immediate impact as part of the systems team working on the end-to-end system simulation of a range of operational training electronic warfare pods by the MoD on behalf of NATO.
Your experience in Systems Engineering, will help you to support development engineering work packages using broad through life experience - early phase right through production, for my corporate client in the Aerospace industry.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside leading thinkers in the industry at a company renowned for cutting edge technologies and innovative solutions. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

Below are some further details on the role. If you are interested please apply.

About the job:

As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will be working within a team of systems, hardware and software design engineers, programme managers, and other supporting functions, to deliver project specific goals. The role will include;
*Identify where the SHE Standards are applicable to appointed operations/tasks and apply safe systems of work identified.
*The safety, quality and design compliance of all activities
*Contribute to definition/development of Systems Engineering technical strategy
*Contribute to and lead customer meetings where appropriate
*Coaching/Mentoring - help develop staff competency by sharing abilities/knowledge/skills in order to meet business requirements
*Maintain, grow and promote relevant technical skills and domain knowledge
*Team leading - facilitate maximizing the performance of the team through motivation, conflict mgmt., good communication
*Contribute to bids and estimating - increase the chance of successful bid by providing appropriate/quality input to the satisfaction of the Bid Manager and other stakeholders
*Act as technical lead and design authority for nominated projects through the entire lifecycle
*Carry out requirements engineering/management and engineering design methods as required
*Development and maintenance of key system engineering documents including system and sub system requirements, configuration and other technical documentation including manuals and training material
*Understanding and reviewing systems, hardware, software, test and integration documentation to confirm that the hardware, software and architecture design are compliant
*Recognising the need for and proposing process and product improvements to ensure best practice and compliance with relevant standards (including safety)
*Travel within the UK and overseas to support business needs as necessary

About you:

As a Senior Systems Engineer your skills and qualifications will include:
*Demonstrated track record of technical delivery
*Good technical knowledge of one or more of the following: air traffic control systems technology, airborne radar, electronic warfare, surveillance, networking and communications systems and associated technologies
*An understanding of one or more of the following: avionic, electrical and mechanical certification principles, regulatory requirements and compliance.
*Ability to formulate recommendations in complex and ambiguous situations and with incomplete data
*Team oriented with proven communication, change management and influencing skills
*Negotiating skills to influence and agree new requirements with key stakeholders including customers and users
*Attention to detail with high levels of accuracy
*Ability to build excellent relationships with team leads and peers
*Educational qualifications: Technical qualification in systems engineering or a related discipline and related experience
*Experience of working within a Systems Engineering environment and/or team through full lifecycle
*Domain knowledge, with experience in the application of systems engineering to the entire product life cycle from inception to delivery
*Knowledge and experience of Engineering Design Reviews

Senior Systems Engineer
Salary negotiable

Keywords: Systems Requirements Engineer, Aerospace, Senior systems engineer, Engineering Design, Validate, Systems, Antennas, Air traffic control systems technology, Airborne radar, Electronic warfare, Surveillance, Networking, Communications systems.

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.

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.

This is a permanent position.

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