Simulation and Modelling Engineer

Simulation and Modelling Engineer

Job Title: Simulation and Modelling Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895028_1535725578
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 31, 2018 15:26

Job Description

Simulation and Modelling Engineer
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Simulation and Modelling Engineer in Bristol working for a major and global defence organisation.

We are looking for individuals, experienced at working within mission planning/synthetic environments, with a track record of developing high fidelity models or simulations. This is an exciting role, offering you the opportunity to play a key part in the strategy of generic, model-based reference architectures that are subsequently embodied into leading programmes. You will act as a point of contact for Simulation and Modelling's interactions with other teams.

Defining requirements for models and analysis
The design and development of mathematical models
Running models developed for analysis and understanding the impact of the outputs in the context of the project
Verification and validation of models
Developing and maintaining Architecture system (SysML) models.
Evolve systems to account for new capabilities, including its logical design, key design drivers and the design patterns that characterise the variation space.
Working with future concept and assessment studies, and new programmes, to provide a system design capability to the team
Liaise with the Software Design and Implementation teams to coordinate the onward development of the software architecture and components. To define and agree the software requirement and review the software designs.
Establish, maintain and follow generic systems processes and procedures including configuration control, requirements management, validation/verification strategies, product definition, etc.
Undertake general Systems Engineering studies and investigation.

Key Skills:
Simulation & Modelling - preferably on Aerospace projects
Simulink, MATLAB, and Stateflow
High level programming languages, e.g. FORTRAN, C/C++
Ability to produce a computer simulation from a mathematical specification
Software configuration
A keen understanding of modelling processes
Working within a quality process
Experience in applying systems engineering practices to large hardware/software development efforts, preferably in an Aerospace and/or Defence program environment

Title: Simulation and Modelling Engineer
Pay Range & Bens: £35-45k as a guide, DOE + competitive benefits
Location: Bristol OR Stevenage

Key Words: Simulation, Modelling, Simulink, Matlab, Fortran, C++, Systems Engineer

Please Note: 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. Flexibility for some travel (both UK and internationally) will be required within the role.

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