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Systems Architects

Systems Architects

Job title: Systems Architects
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £40000 - £62000 per annum
Start date: 2022-06-09
Reference: BH-17953
Contact name: Neil Tovey
Contact email:
Published: 15 days ago

Job description

Your experience of systems simulation and ability to be an analytical systems thinker, will help you to provide knowledge and expertise to a variety of exciting new defence programmes.  .


As a Systems Architect, you will have the opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts world class testing chambers and facilities that you will get to work in regularly. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.


About the job:

Our client currently requires a Systems Architect to to influence the strategy and design of our Products at the System-of-System, System and Sub-System Levels.

The successful candidates will be analytical systems thinkers, able to develop and communicate new concepts and architectures.  They will identify, engage and influence stakeholders, instigate and drive trade studies and system development activities.  In summary they will play a significant role in the technical direction and strategy of our future product portfolio.

This role will give you the opportunity to;

    • Influence key future programmes across Land, Sea and Air domains
    • You will get to work with multiple technical and business functions
    • You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects at different points in their lifecycle, from pre-concept through to full-scale development
    • Input to capability improvement through Research and Development
About you:

As a Systems Architect you will be;

    • Analytical Systems thinkers able to develop and communicate new concepts and architectures
    • Able to understand clients needs and define clear and realistic requirements.
    • Experience of developing complex systems, ideally in defence.
    • Knowledge of Land, Sea and/or Air platforms and Weapon System integration would be highly beneficial
    • Able to identify potential weapons systems solutions to clients needs.

Systems Architect


£40,000 - £65,000 (depending on level)



Keywords - Weapons, Weapon Systems, Missile, Defence, Systems, Sub-systems, Concept, Architecture.


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 may also be required to undergo security clearance vetting to SC level.


This is a permanent position.