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Principal Systems Engineer

Location: Weymouth Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Sector: Defence Type: Permanent
Contact: Tiernan Murray Job Published: 4 days ago

Principal Systems Engineer

(2 days on site, 3 Remote)

A Principal Systems Engineer is needed for a respected and highly reputable Defence firm based in Weymouth. The Principal Systems Engineer will responsible for ensuring the project engineering team develop and deliver a solution that is technically and commercially acceptable. You will also be leading the designing of technical solutions, making sure they are developed and then supported in accordance with the company processes and procedures, utilising you experience of technical solution requirements, product certification and team organizational skills.

**Please note that to apply for the Principal Systems Engineer, active SC Clearance/ eligibility is required**

Some of the main duties of the Principal Systems Engineer will include:

  • Ensure that the technical solution meets the customer, legislative and business requirements.
  • Ensure that the technical solution is designed, developed and then supported in accordance with the company processes and procedures.
  • Support product certification and compliance approval (all technical aspects, including contractual & legislative).
  • Deliver the systems engineering tasks for a project within on time and on budget, including work package management.
  • Generate, understand, and review user requirements.
  • Perform requirement analysis and flow down to system and sub-system levels.
  • Develop and document system architecture, design, and acceptance and verification strategies.
  • Ensure that specification, design, and acceptance information is fully traceable.
  • Provide input to project schedules through regular and clear progress reports.
  • Support bids by providing technical solutions, estimates, and plans.

What experience you need to be the successful Principal Systems Engineer:

  • Experience in negotiating and agreeing system requirements with customers and stakeholders.
  • Experience of technical leadership of multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Requirements management using IBM DOORs or similar tool
  • A good appreciation of mechanical, electrical and software engineering principals.
  • Supported by a degree or equivalent in a relevant subject (Engineering or Computer Science), ideally with CEng status.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an Principal Systems Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested, please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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