Senoir Systems Engineer (Electronic Architecture Design)

Senoir Systems Engineer (Electronic Architecture Design)

Job Title: Senoir Systems Engineer (Electronic Architecture Design)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Caerphilly, Wales
Salary: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Reference: HQ00013107_1496409492
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
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Job Published: June 02, 2017 14:18

Job Description

Your experience in Systems Engineering on complex hardware and software systems and knowledge of systems architecture and design of electronic architecture will play a crucial part in delivering all Electronic Architecture going into the Challenger 2. As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will be part of the team responsible requirements, architecture and design for the Challenger 2 life extension project.

A good salary, corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this leading integrator and design of cutting-edge defence and security systems.

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About the Job:

The client requires a competent and rounded Senior Systems Engineer with experience working on complex systems to deliver the System Architecture/Design of the Electronic Architecture. The role spans requirements, architecture, and stretches into detailed design.

The purpose of this role is to analyse the requirements and develop compliant architectures to support of the Challenger 2 Life Extension Project where new equipment is being fitted to replace obsolescent items in the UK's Main Battle Tank. You will be required to work on C4I (Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence) / BMS (Battle Management Systems) and Electronic Architecture (EA; computers, displays, networks, servers, etc.) into the Challenger 2 Life Extension Project.

About You:
To be the right fit for this Senior Systems Engineer job, you will be required to understand system requirements and how to develop an optimised solution from these; then validate that the design meets the requirements through, analysis, modelling and test. You will have an appreciation of system behaviours, data handling, weight, power, safety, security, operating environment, EME, Human Factors, reliability, maintainability and legislation.

The right candidate will have an understanding of complex projects and substantial experience in system design and development of complex hardware and software systems. You will need expertise in use of Model Based Systems Engineering tools (e.g. IBM Rational Rhapsody) and SysML design notation as well as knowledge of Requirement Management tools (e.g. IBM Rational DOORS). Expertise in of the Land Environment or Armoured Fighting Vehicle domain and knowledge of Defence Standards (e.g. 23-09 GVA, 61-5 Power, 00-35 Environmental, 00-251 Human Factors, 00-82 Video, etc. or equivalents) would also be useful.

Senior Systems Engineer (Electronic Architecture System Design)
South Wales
Contract role
£300 - £450 per day

Keywords: Systems engineer, Hardware, Software, Electronic, Architecture, Design, Requirements, Definition, IBM, Rhapsody, SysML, DOORs, Vehicles, Armoured, Land systems, C4i, BMS.

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 contract position.

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