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Systems Consultant

Systems Consultant

Job title: Systems Consultant
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Start date: 2022-01-05
Reference: BH-17244
Contact name: Neil Tovey
Contact email:
Published: 2 months ago

Job description

Your in depth understanding of systems engineering, ability to develop technical solutions and knowledge of Space Systems and C4ISTAR engineering will help you to support my client as a Systems Consultant.

You will have the opportunity to work for a small but very experienced and rapidly growing  Consultancy, who enable their client base to deliver effective projects, using its core skills in Operational Research, Cost Analysis and Systems Engineering. This is a great chance to be part of something new and growing and help shape the direction of the company with your decision maing.  A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

About the job:


Our client currently requires an experienced Systems Engineer / Defence Analyst to undertake systems engineering consultancy on key Ministry of Defence (MOD) programmes. You will work predominantly on Space Systems and C4ISTAR engineering projects across the systems lifecycle, using your sound understanding of scientific and mathematical techniques to develop technical solutions to business problems.


You will support growing operations in the South/South West, with successful candidates able to work from home or on client sites.


About you:

As a Systems Consultant you will require expertise in some or all of the following skills:

  • Systems Engineering Lifecycle
  • Space Systems development or Space Systems Operation
  • ITiL or eTOM
  • European Cooperation for Space Standardization (ECSS) Standards useful
  • Defining, analysing and documenting requirements (incl. use of DOORS)
  • Tools and techniques to develop concepts and architectural solutions including MODAF
  • Satellite Systems Toolkit (STK)
  • Technology and capability roadmapping
  • Stakeholder engagement and workshop facilitation

Desirable candidates will have strong relevant expertise to support their growing operations and will have the experience or aspirations to undertake demanding consultancy assignments, with the flexibility to work for a rapidly growing company.


Systems Consultant

Portsmouth / Remote

£50000 - £70000 (depending on experience)



Keywords: Systems engineer, Space, Defence, C4i, Requirements, DOORS, Analysis, Military, System, Sub-system, Architecture, MoDAF.


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, to SC level.


This is a permanent position.