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Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Weymouth Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery, Electronics, Defence, Engineering, Technology Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Joe Tomkins

Systems Engineer



Defence / Maritime

This is a fantastic opportunity for an established Systems Engineer to work with one of the worlds largest and most established defence / engineering companies.

You will have the opportunity to work on one of a variety of our programmes and projects, helping to design, develop, integrate, manage and support complex systems and combat sub-systems for in service and future submarines. You will work within a team of other engineers and technical specialists to understand and influence the inputs, flow of decisions and dependencies that will impact system design and product delivery.

As a Senior Systems Enigneer you will be responsible for the day-to-day identification and appropriate resolution of technical issues throughout the product lifecycle, helping us to support our submarines that play a critical role in our nation's defence.


Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

What experience you need to be the successful Systems Engineer:

  • Degree level qualification (or equivalent experience) in relevant STEM subject (Engineering/ Physics/ Maths/ Science)
  • Understanding of the system engineering lifecycle and be able to apply good systems engineering practices to your work.
  • Recognition of the need to apply relevant engineering standards, including safety and environmental regulations
  • Knowledge and experience of requirements management processes and tools, such as DOORS.
  • Understanding and knowledge of validation & verification, or test and acceptance activities and processes.
  • Understanding of system design techniques such as Object Oriented Analysis/Design, Model-Based Systems Engineering.

What the role entails:

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

Supporting your team to ensure that the technical requirements of the combat systems and products are correctly identified, documented and managed, so we can demonstrate that our work meets its contractual, safety and environmental obligations.

Ensuring that design proving evidence is comprehensive and has been endorsed by the appropriate level of authority to support technical and business milestones.

Supporting the definition and associated acceptance criteria of your project through design, build, integration, installation and commissioning activities.

Providing technical support to shipbuilder installation and/or integration activities (included in-service refitting authorities). You will have or develop an understanding of the customer Operational Defect (OPDEF) and maintenance processes to be able to provide specialist technical advice as required.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior 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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