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System Design Engineer

System Design Engineer

Job Title: System Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 894242_1514998222
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email: neil@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: January 03, 2018 16:50

Job Description

Our client is a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. The client is developing technologies that are so cutting edge that they are currently being utilised outside their own industry sector. At present the company employs well in excess of 10,000 staff worldwide and continues to grow in parallel with their continued success.

The System Design and Validation team are responsible for undertaking overall Weapon System and Missile systems design activities within the UK. These activities provide a consistent systems engineering approach to all stages of product development; from concept to in-service support.
Systems Design Engineers provide the main technical focus for our primary development projects and major sub-systems contracts and interface with both our customers and suppliers on technical issues.
The design team have a proven track record in developing complex weapon systems to meet demanding customer needs, making use of new technologies and methodologies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our products.
We currently have a number of opportunities to join the System Design teams, working on our clients programmes in Stevenage.

Job Description
Requirements Specification and Design - carrying out a full range of technical analyses and investigations, preparing specifications and developing designs.
Systems performance analysis
Systems Architecture design
Concepts studies, research and development
Systems Validation - including certification and design verification.
Flow-down of system requirements to subsystem requirement specifications.
Define and maintain design justification record providing linkage from system requirements to subsystem requirements.
Development of system-level test sequences.
Liaise with subsystem teams, to ensure design proposals take into account existing design constraints.
Model Based System Engineering activities are increasing adopted within our clients System Engineering domain.
Support customer working groups as required.

Key experience required
Degree qualified or equivalent.
Adaptable approach - capable of focussing on both domestic and export needs, taking into consideration existing constraints in design proposals.
Team Player, capable of working with others from various disciplines to reach a consensus agreement.
Pro-active / self-starter.
An ability to use their enthusiasm and drive to work autonomously and efficiently to influence team members and other stakeholders in producing technical outputs of good quality in a timely manner.

Experience of working in a Systems Engineering environment.
Good understanding of system engineering processes including SysML (training can be provided).
Experience in DOORS (training can be provided).
Weapon system knowledge.
Experience of weapon system studies including design trades, performance analysis, telemetry data analysis etc.
An ability to rapidly assimilate technical data and produce good quality, proportionate technical documents in a timely manner.
Experience of systems environmental engineering from requirements capture/approval through to proving planning and certification.
Experience of munition Safety and Suitability for Service systems engineering aspects.
lSystems Design Engineer
lSalary - Negotiable

Systems Design, Requirements, Validation, Verification, Test, Missile, Systems Engineering

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 role is a permanent position

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