Systems Engineer (Electrical / Electronic Equipment Architect)

Systems Engineer (Electrical / Electronic Equipment Architect)

Job Title: Systems Engineer (Electrical / Electronic Equipment Architect)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896885_1604659302
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2020 10:41

Job Description

Your experience of systems engineering and strong background in electronics will help you to define and develop technical solutions and design strategies for our electronic equipment. As a systems engineer you will be responsible for managing the technical elements of Electronic equipment, working alongside the Engineering Project Manager to ensure the 'On Time, On Cost, On Quality' delivery of the technical solution.

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 2 Systems Engineers (Electrical / Electronic Equipment Architect) to join their Electronic Engineering function. You will be responsible for the definition of the electrical and mechanical architecture of the equipment and the analysis and decomposition to the lower level requirements for the sub-elements.

Typically, responsibilities include:
*Establishing the equipment architecture definition and justifying design decisions
*Identifying and managing technical risk throughout the development lifecycle.
*Generating Cardinal Point Specifications / Technical Requirement Specifications
*Promoting reusable functions and modules (e.g. computing cores).
*Overseeing the development, ensuring compliance with the established architecture.
*Managing project technical delivery by leading the design and development of a technical solution that is fully compliant with the CPS and TRS, and is a quality (value for money/fit for purpose) product delivered to project schedule and budget.
*Providing input and support to the Test and Evaluation team throughout the development of the verification and validation strategy for the equipment.
*Collaborating with the Technical Expert (TX) community to develop product roadmaps and develop Product Evolution and Technology Plans for relevant technologies.

About you:
As a Systems Engineer (Electrical / Electronic Equipment Architect) you will ideally be Ideally educated to degree level or an equivalent qualification, with an electronics bias, having obtained substantial experience in some or all of the following areas:
*Digital electronics and microprocessor systems
*Power electronics for distributed power networks
*Design of equipment for safety critical environments
*Design of equipment for handling of sensitive customer data
*Understanding of software and firmware development techniques
*Compact packaging and thermal management techniques for complex high performance electronic equipment.
*Ideally, some understanding of internal computing design covering System on Chip technologies
*RF, Signal Processing & Software Defined Radio experience desirable
*EMC and Environmental design experience desirable

In this role, you will be required to analyse and summarise design data from multiple sources clearly and succinctly, in order to develop a robust product design and development strategy. To do this successfully, you will need to have:
*An excellent understanding of the systems development lifecycle throughout the complete V-model for sub-system development.
*The curiosity and enthusiasm to keep up-to-date with latest engineering techniques and products
*Ability to think outside of the box to implement innovative and effective engineering solutions.
*The ability to communicate with stakeholders clearly and concisely on technical matters.
*Strong influencing skills and stakeholder management.

Systems Engineer (Electrical / Electronic Equipment Architect)
Up to £45,000 - £55,000

Keywords: Systems Engineer, Electronic, Electrical, Equipment Architect, V-Model, Digital electronics, microprocessor systems, Power electronics, distributed power networks, Design, Software, firmware, Compact packaging, thermal management techniques, RF, Signal Processing, EMC

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.

This is a permanent position.

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