Systems Engineer

Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Sector: Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Jack Pleon

My Client is looking for a Systems Engineer to join them at their Bedfordshire location. As the company looks to grow its UK business over the next five years, it sees new opportunities to partner with the UK government to meet the country's global defence and security needs. This will be on an initial 6 month contract but the likelihood of an extension is quite high.

Working Hours
Week 1 Mon - Thur 8.30am - 5.30pm. Fri 8.30am - 4.00pm
Week 2 Mon - Thur 8.30am - 5.30pm. Fri Day off
Lunch break 30 mins each day

My client has become known as a leading UK defence engineering company, delivering on a broad range of contracts for the MoD, prime contractors across the wider UK market and international defence ministries.

Specific Job Description

To strengthen the current team delivering a significant amount of work will require an experienced systems engineer to join the team to work across the entire spectrum of systems engineering activities associated with such a large and dynamic programme. The key areas for work will include the systems design of the variant platforms, management of supplier acceptance evidence, preparation and presentation of system level acceptance arguments, assistance in development of qualification test and analyses and continuing work to embody some quite significant changes into the baseline system.

Required skills:

  • Whole lifecycle systems engineering on complex military systems
  • Use of DOORS for requirements management
  • Management of supplier sub-system evidence
  • Change proposal assessment and embodiment
  • Development of Verification & Acceptance (V&A) statements
  • Knowledge of MILCAN and Network Architectures
  • Excellent Technical Author
  • Development of Cost Estimations for technical work
  • Experience in the Verification and Validation lifecycle
  • Root cause analysis and reporting as part of a DRACAS process


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