Systems Engineer - Mission Planning

Systems Engineer - Mission Planning

Job Title: Systems Engineer - Mission Planning
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896895_1602234602
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2020 10:10

Job Description

Your experience of full lifecycle systems engineering and understanding of mission planning will help you to join a small, driven and dynamic team, working across international boundaries who are focused on delivering a Mission Planning product for a key domestic/export customer. As a Systems Engineer, you will be conducting systems design activities for mission planning 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.

About the job:

Our client currently requires the services of 2 Systems Engineers to work on Mission Planning products. The roles will include;
*Working across a large range of the product life-cycle, including requirements definition, design generation and flow down through to proving and certification activities.
*Work with local Subject Matter Experts to build a sound understanding of the system
*Author key documents, both internal and for the end user.
*You will be conducting systems design activities for mission planning products.
*You will provide key inputs to requirements capture, design freezes, system integration and testing through to full product verification and certification.
*You will work closely with UK and French Systems and Software teams, as well as other parties to enable robust design and system validation.

About you:
As a Systems Engineer - Mission Planning your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*Strong understanding of System Engineering Process is essential with significant recent experience in a systems engineering role ideally across the full lifecycle.
*Experience in tools for Requirements Capture and Control (DOORS) and Configuration Management essential.
*Ability to communicate and work effectively in a collaborative environment spanning a number of teams and locations is essential.
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills including an ability to author or contribute to technical reports and documentation are essential.
*Experience of technical problem solving.
*General understanding of mission planning would be of benefit.
*Excellent 'can do' attitude and pro-active behaviours are essential.
*Engineering degree (or equivalent).

Systems Engineer - Deep Strike Mission Planning
Up to £38,000 - £48,000

Keywords: Systems Engineer, Mission planning, Lifecycle, V-lifecycle, Design, Requirements, DOORS, Configuration management, Systems Design, Flow down, 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.