Senior Systems Engineer (Modelling)

Senior Systems Engineer (Modelling)

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer (Modelling)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Caerphilly, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895436_1545239512
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 19, 2018 17:11

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Modelling, and knowledge of Tactical Voice/Data communications systems will help you to take responsibility for supporting the capture of the overall goal architecture for a new Secure comms system, using SysML via PTC Integrity Modeler, as well as for the system design for the system. The role requires a candidate who is comfortable with abstract thinking.

You will be working as a Senior Systems Engineer (Modelling) for a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems shaping the future of UK defence projects.

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About the Job:
The client requires a strong Senior Systems Engineer with a proven Modelling background to join the C4I business unit which designs, develops, integrates, and provides in-service support for Tactical Voice/Data communications systems using a variety of technologies.

The successful applicant will work within the Tactical comms System Modelling team. The team is responsible for supporting the capture of the overall goal architecture for a new tactical comms system, using SysML via PTC Integrity Modeler, as well as the system design. The role requires a candidate who is comfortable with abstract thinking.

About You:
To be the right fit for this Senior Systems Engineer (Modelling) job, you will ideally need the following experience;
*Degree qualification (or equivalent) in an Engineering (system, software, electronic communications, computer systems) or related discipline
*Experienced in engineering methods and tools for system modelling (SysML)
*A belief in and understanding of the benefits of Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
*Experience in roles that demonstrate technical leadership and application of system engineering skills, with a track record of delivery.
*Demonstrates understanding of the system engineering lifecycle and phases, and challenges associated with system engineering in a delivery focussed, commercially successful organisation.
*Confident and effective dealing with Customers and End Users
*Previous Defence/aerospace industry background
*Familiar with tactical network infrastructures including networks, radios and system management considerations.
*Good understanding of messaging and routing protocols, TCP/IP, UDP, including those applicable to wireless (as well as wired) environments
*Experienced in the use of the following engineering tools: DOORS, PTC Integrity Modeller
*Good understanding of the OSI-layered communications model
*Knowledge of security processes and controls for secure military systems
*Knowledge of safety-related aspects of engineering, including SIL.
*Knowledge of Human Factors processes and techniques.

Senior Systems Engineer (Modelling)
South Wales
37 hours a week
Contract role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Systems Architect, Defence, Tactical communications, Model based systems engineering, BOWMAN, MORPHEUS, Systems design, Modelling, Routing, TCP/IP, UDP, Agile.

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 contract position.

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

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