Systems Engineer

Location: Weymouth, Dorset Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Sector: Engineering, Technology, Safety, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx

Systems Engineer.
£44,000 - £47,000 + Excellent flexible benefits package.
Yeovil / Weymouth / Bournemouth OR Farnborough / Woking / Bracknell locations.

Would you like to work in a role developing underwater acoustics systems? We currently have a fantastic vacancy for a Systems Engineer within one of the UK's biggest Engineering companies.

In this Systems Engineer position you will be working as part of a team of other systems engineers to develop a brand new Signature Management System for highly advanced submarine platforms. You will be working closely with internal and external stakeholders to manage requirements and enhance the development and maturity of the new system.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to progress within a specialist combat systems domain, whilst working alongside cutting edge technology.

Your main responsibilities as a Systems Engineer will involve:

Produce design documentation which includes but not limited to: design descriptions, tech notes, ICDs and specifications.

Overseeing the development of submarine system technology updates and design improvements

Liaising with the Engineering Manager and submarine system Technical Authorities in the development of the requirements and designs

Liaising with internal and external stakeholders to ensure system requirements are adequately supported through planning, delivery dates, installation and integration activities.

Liaising with the bid team to develop supporting documentation with technical management of equipment suppliers

Providing realistic programme status, identify problem areas and implement agreed recovery plans

Providing support to non-functional requirement owners, e.g. Safety Engineering, Information Assurance, ILS etc.

As a Systems Engineer your skills will include:

Demonstrable systems engineering experience, including system design work, producing design artefacts, and managing requirements.

Experience of working with the DOORS software package for requirements management

Desirable skills and qualifications:

Degree level qualification in relevant engineering discipline (or equivalent experience)

Experience in Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)

Experience of Engineering lifecycle management including reviews

Prior defence or combat system experience

What we're looking for in you:

You will be a good team player, self-motivated, with a desire to learn and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances, while having an enthusiasm for problem solving. Good written and verbal communication skills are important, and you will have the ability to multi-task between multiple concurrent tasks at different stages of the lifecycle.

Benefits: We are able to offer 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, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

To qualify for this role you must be able to achieve SC level MOD clearance.

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