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Systems Engineering Lead

Systems Engineering Lead

Job Title: Systems Engineering Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Caerphilly
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Reference: HQ00013122_1497280402
Contact Name: Aleysha Magnin
Contact Email: aleysha@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: June 12, 2017 16:13

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering in a lead position and knowledge of the full system engineering lifecycle will play a crucial part in working with this project team.

You will be working for a leading international multi-disciplined engineering consultancy as part of their defence business. A good salary, corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment. You will receive significant mentoring from senior staff but will be expected to be focussed on undertaking consulting work from the outset.

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About the Job:

The successful candidate will contribute to and lead tasks at different stages in the engineering lifecycle. Tasks assigned will be varied and include analysing and defining customer requirements, architectural design, solution development, solution integration, and verification. The successful candidate will be expected to work with multi-disciplined engineering team to deliver solutions that meet customer needs to a defined quality standard within agreed timescales and budgets.

You will be required to do the following:
Development and documentation of Architecture using UML modelling tool Development and documentation of Solution Designs using UML modelling tool.
Work with external and internal stakeholders to clarify requirements and agree designs/solutions to satisfy those requirements.
Undertake analysis of design changes to confirm feasibility and impacts on the system to inform implementation decisions.
Oversee and contribute to integration and testing activities on prototype solutions to validate designs and ensure compliance with requirements.
Creates plans and processes for his/her area of responsibility by tailoring standard templates to the needs of the project. Assumes cost and schedule responsibility for a cost account/work package of reasonable proportions;
Manage a group of technical experts. Assigns and outlines work to direct reporting.

About You:
Breadth of experience in a role that demonstrates technical leadership and application of system engineering skills with a track record of delivery.
Demonstrates understanding of the system engineering lifecycle and phases, and challenges associated with system engineering in a delivery focussed, commercially successful organisation.
Experienced in engineering methods and tools for elaborating architectures and system requirements.
Experienced in engineering methods and tools for system modelling (SysML)
A belief in and understanding of the benefits of Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
Experience in roles that demonstrate strong technical leadership and application of system engineering skills, with a track record of delivery.
Confident and effective dealing with Customers, End Users and 3rd parties.
Defence/aerospace industry background
Familiar with tactical network infrastructures including networks, radios and system management considerations.
Experienced in the use of the following engineering tools: DOORS, Artisan Studio, IBM Rational Rhapsody, HP Quality Centre
Knowledge of security processes and controls for secure military systems

Lead Systems Engineer
South Wales
37 hours a week
£45,000 - £57,000 + bonus, flexi-time, pension
Permanent role

Keywords: Systems engineer, Hardware, Software, Architecture, Design, Requirements, Definition, Rhapsody, Vehicles, Armoured, Land systems, C4i.

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.