Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Buckinghamshire, England Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Type: Contract
Contact: Jeremy Farley Job Published: 17 days ago

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Buckinghamshire

Term: Initial 6 Months

Hours: 37.5 Per Week

Rate: Dependent Upon Experience - Day Rate

Key Skills: Systems, DOORS, Data, Configuration, Defence, Risk, Verification, Validation, V&V, Budget, Requirements, Planning, MatLab, Simulink

An experienced Systems Engineer is required to play a key role in defining and managing requirements, implementation, verification and validation of complex solutions in ensuring the fulfilment of results, outcomes and effects are achieved. Working within a small or large project team, often autonomously, this a great opportunity for someone looking to add real value.

The Role:

So, what will you be doing as a Systems Engineer?

  • Delivering allocated tasks within budget and to timescales
  • Generating and reviewing user requirements documentation
  • Writing of project system requirements specifications
  • System testing and reporting
  • Configuration and data management
  • Process compliance
  • Supporting planning and bids by providing input on technical solutions, estimate and plans

What are we looking for in our next Systems Engineer?

  • Previous experience as a Systems Engineering within the Defence Industry
  • Have a minimum 5 years' experience as a Systems Engineer
  • Technical management of supplier sub-system development programmes
  • Development of cost estimations for technical work
  • Experience of technical and programme risk identification and mitigation
  • Change impact assessment and management
  • Development of Verification & Acceptance (V&A) statements
  • Experience in the Verification and Validation lifecycle
  • Experience of Integration and Test activities
  • Development of Systems for Defence applications
  • Experience of Data Analysis
  • Use of DOORS/Jazz for requirements management
  • Experience of Matlab & Simulink

My client is keen to get this position filled ASAP, so if you feel you have the skills and desire to provide passion and drive as the next Systems Engineer, this is the opportunity for you!


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