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Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

Job title: Systems Engineer
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Start date: 2022-06-21
Reference: BH-17985
Contact name: Neil Tovey
Contact email:
Published: 3 days ago

Job description

Your experience of systems engineering will help you to join the Systems Design Emerging Portfolio & Capability function and deliver systems engineering expertise to projects focussing on the front end of the product life cycle, designing the latest Complex Weapons capabilities.


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.


About the job:


Our client currently requires the services of several Systems Engineers to support various Systems development activities mainly focussing on the front end of the product life cycle. Whether embedded in a multi-disciplinary team, or leading an individual work package, you will gain broad engineering experience, engaging stakeholders, co-ordinating technology specialists, and developing advanced systems engineering techniques.

Through our people management opportunities you can learn to lead teams, and play a part in developing the engineers of the future.


About you:

As a Systems Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

    • Requirements and Use Case analysis
    • Concept assessment and design trade studies
    • System architecture design and functional modelling
    • Performance assessment and systems behaviour analysis
    • Verification, Validation and Certification
    • Model based engineering techniques, including MBSE
Broader engineering management experience is welcome, particularly gained through leadership of work packages, integration of complex activities or, managing technical relationships with customers or suppliers.


Systems Engineer

Can be based from Bristol, Bolton or Stevenage (hybrid working welcome)

£40,000 - £60,000 (depending on experience)



Keywords: Systems Engineer, Weapons System, Missile System, Design, Requirements, DOORS, Systems Architecture, MBSE, Systems Design, Systems Validation, Verification, Certification, Trade study, Concept assessment, Defence, Military, Maritime, Land, Air, Sea.


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 DV level.


This is a permanent position.


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