Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

Job Title: Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896270_1576850993
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 20, 2019 14:09

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering and knowledge of Electronic or Software Engineering development, will play a crucial part in supporting Systems Design function on a variety of aerospace and defence product development projects.

You would have the opportunity to work for a leading developer of mission and safety critical equipment in the aerospace and defence industries based in Cambridge.

Read on for specifics on the role. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the Job:

The client requires a Systems Engineer to support the Systems Design function in order that both project and statutory requirements are met and to improve the effectiveness of the systems design function within the company.

This job includes:
*To support engineering manager as required, to support bids and projects
*To resolve technical problems associated with assigned products
*To provide improvement suggestions for the processes and procedures you operate
*To carry out engineering activity in accordance with engineering procedures
*Help build and maintain excellent internal and external customer relationships
*Prepare reports for internal and external use
*Prepare presentations as required
*Be prepared to travel to support current and future products on customers sites around the world

About you:

To succeed in this role you will need previous Systems Engineering experience, a good engineering or science degree and be able to operate within a multi-discipline team. You will need good familiarity with circuit design and analysis and test techniques for analogue and digital circuitry, and the manufacturing techniques used for aerospace electronics.

Some of the following would also be useful:
*Awareness of safety critical architectures
*Awareness of safety and certification requirements for aerospace
*Awareness of acting as a CVE (Compliance Verification Engineer)
*Familiarity with stress calculation
*Be familiar with software design
*Be familiar with DO254
*Be familiar with DO178
*Be familiar with DO160
*Be familiar with ARP4754A
*Familiarity with the creation
*Familiarity with PCB design
*Familiarity with EMC techniques
*Familiarity with software techniques
*Familiarity with aerospace environmental issues
*Familiarity with reliability and reliability prediction
*Familiarity with system design practice

Engineer (Systems Design)
Salary negotiable

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 is a permanent position.

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