Systems Engineer

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Systems Engineer

Salary:£43000 - £49000 per annum
Location: Hertfordshire, South East, England
Consultant:Neil Tovey
Telephone:01202 204099
Email:neil@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Your experience of systems engineering will help you to join the Data Link Centre of Excellence leading the systems engineering aspects of a new datalink under development to arm the current and future versions of a combat aircraft.

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 has been awarded the contract for a next-generation missile with deliveries scheduled to begin in 2026. This includes an extensive redesign of the current product to counter future threats.
Working with an international team across multiple business functions you will lead the development of cutting edge technology. This department is relatively small so there is huge scope to shape and grow with it whilst developing your own technical knowledge and competencies as you progress.

About you:
As a Systems Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
    • Systems engineering experience (ideally in defence-standard hardware, firmware, software)
    • Proficient in DOORS for requirements management
    • Familiar with configuration control systems (e.g. Rational Team Concert)
    • Understanding of RF Systems is beneficial (e.g. design challenges associated with RF circuits, information assurance, and cyber security considerations)
    • Opportunities to work on multiple other programmes including CAMM, FCASW & Meteor

Systems Engineer
Can be based in Stevenage (hybrid working welcome)
£43,000 - £49,000 (depending on experience)
Permanent
 
Keywords: Systems Engineer, Weapons System, Missile System, Design, Requirements, DOORS, Systems Architecture, MBSE, Systems Design, Systems Validation, Verification, Certification, Trade study, Concept assessment, Defence, Air.
 
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.
Neil Tovey