Systems Design Engineer - Weapon Systems

Systems Design Engineer - Weapon Systems

Job Title: Systems Design Engineer - Weapon Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895793_1565626923
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2019 17:22

Job Description

Your experience of systems engineering and knowledge of the product development lifecycle will help you work in an expanding team with 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.

You will have the opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

Below are some further details on the job. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

Our client currently requires the services of a Systems Design Engineer - Weapons Systems to help deliver all primary development projects and major sub-systems contracts covering early phase studies through to full development programmes delivering UK and Export Weapon Systems. The role will include;
*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.
*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.
*Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) activities are increasingly being adopted within System Engineering.
About you:
As a Systems Design Engineer - Weapons Systems, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

*Ideally degree qualified or equivalent experience.
*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.
*Experience of working in a Systems Engineering environment; from requirements capture/approval through to proving planning and certification.
*Experience of system studies including design trades, performance analysis, telemetry data analysis etc.
*Good understanding of system engineering processes including SysML (training can be provided).
*Experience in DOORS (training can be provided).
*Weapon system knowledge.
*Experience of munition Safety and Suitability for Service systems engineering aspects.
Systems Design Engineer - Weapons Systems
Up to £30,000 - £45,000

Keywords: Systems engineer, Systems design engineer, Weapons systems, Missile, Design, Land, Air, Sea, Requirements, DOORS, Project Management, Systems Design, Military, Sub-System Specification, System Test, SysML, MBSE.

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, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a permanent position.

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