Principal Systems Engineer

Location: Weymouth, Dorset Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Sector: Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Callie Warner

Principal Systems Engineer

Principal Systems Engineer needed for one of the world's leading Defence organisations based in Kent. Our client is looking to employ an experienced Principal Systems Engineer coming from the Defence sector. This role will provide you with the opportunity to work on a major, high profile engineering programme, enabling you to interact with a number of internal and external stakeholders.

The successful Principal Systems Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

Enhanced annual leave
Competitive Pension Plan
Career Progression
Company contributed Share Incentive
Flexible working programme
childcare vouchers
local and national employee discounts
Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

What the role entails:

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

Leading the management of the system requirements through DOORS, and related assurance activities.
Supporting Project Management teams and Technical Authorities to deliver an updated design and implement planning processes.
Providing realistic programme status, identify problem areas and implement agreed recovery plans.
Liaising with internal and external customers to ensure system Requirements are adequately supported through planning, installation, integration and trial activities.
Liaising with bid team to develop supporting documentation with technical management of equipment suppliers.
Overseeing the development of submarine system technology updates and design improvements.
Ensuring requirements are implemented and qualification evidence is generated either by the supplier or on their behalf.

What you need to be the successful Principal Systems Engineer:

In order to be the successful Principal Systems Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

Demonstrable systems engineering experience, including managing requirements and acceptance activities.
Experience of working with the DOORS software package for requirements management.
Prior defence or combat system knowledge.
Degree level qualification or equivalent experience.
Must be eligible for Security 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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