|Location: Wembley, London||Salary: Negotiable|
|Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence||Specialism:|
|Type: Permanent||Contact: Alii Thorogood|
Principal Systems Engineer
Principal Systems Engineer needed for a multinational defence organisation based near Wembley who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Principal Systems Engineer that takes pride in their work with an in-depth knowledge of defence systems and full project life cycle.
The successful candidate would desirably have a relevant degree in Engineering and have a keen interest in defence systems. If you have commercial experience in the defence sector that would be a plus!
What the role entails:
Some of the main duties of the Principal Systems Engineer will include:
- Developing solutions, and being involved through the full lifecycle
- Delivering the systems engineering tasks for a project within the allocated budget and timeframe.
- Coordinating the project engineering team to develop and deliver a solution that is technically and commercially acceptable.
- Generating, understanding, and reviewing user requirements.
- Performing requirement analysis and flow down to system and sub-system levels.
- Developing and documenting system architecture, design, and acceptance and verification strategies.
- Ensuring that the specification, design, and acceptance information is fully traceable.
- Leading all the activities relating to systems validation and acceptance.
- Providing input to project schedules through regular and clear progress reports.
- Supporting bids by providing technical solutions, estimates, and plans.
What experience you need to be the successful Principal Systems Engineer:
- A background within the defence / military sector
- Be able to gather data in order to draw valid and justifiable conclusions.
- Display excellent interpersonal skills and possess the empathy and skill to adapt your communication style to build rapport with a broad range of internal and external customers.
- Take personal responsibility for the quality and timeliness of your work.
- Be capable of actively growing your network across the business, building trusting relationships and positively influencing others in order to deliver upon your objectives.
- Be willing to coach/mentor less senior members of the team to aid and monitor their development, providing feedback to performance reviews.
Must be eligible for SC Clearance
This really is a fantastic opportunity for a 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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