Systems Engineer (Design)

Systems Engineer (Design)

Job Title: Systems Engineer (Design)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896939_1601641362
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 02, 2020 13:22

Job Description

Your experience of systems design and validation engineering will help you to undertake overall Weapon System and Missile systems design activities. As a System Design Engineer, you will provide a consistent systems engineering approach to all stages of product development; from concept to in-service support.

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 Design Engineers for land, air and sea based weapons systems, to provide the main technical focus for primary development projects and major sub-systems contracts and interface with both customers and suppliers on technical issues. The design team have 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. 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
*Concepts studies, research and development
*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
*Maintain a coherent system design
*Liaise with subsystem teams, to ensure design proposals take into account existing design constraints
*Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) activities are increasingly adopted
*Support customer working groups as required
About you:
As a Systems Design Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*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.
*Experience of working in a Systems Engineering environment; from requirements capture/approval through to proving planning and certification..
*Experience of weapon 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.
*Desirable experience of munition Safety and Suitability for Service systems engineering aspects.

Systems Design Engineer for Weapon Systems
Up to £32,000 - £46,000

Keywords: Systems Engineer, Weapons System, Missile System, Design, Requirements, DOORS, Systems Architecture, Systems Design, Systems Validation, 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.

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