Systems Engineer

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Engineering, Defence, Electronics Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Aaron Stone

Systems Engineer


Systems Engineer required to join a globally established Engineering company in the Cambridgeshire area who provide Electronic solutions to the Aerospace / Defence industry. The Systems Engineer will play a crucial role in the business, supporting the Engineering Manager to ensure both project and statutory requirements are met and to improve the effectiveness of the system design function within the company.

Responsibilities of the Systems Engineer:

  • To support engineering manager as required, to support bids and projects
  • To resolve technical problems associated with assigned products
  • To provide improvement suggestions for the processes and procedures you operate
  • To carry out engineering activity in accordance with engineering procedures
  • Help build and maintain excellent internal and external customer relationships
  • Prepare reports for internal and external use
  • Prepare presentations as required

Required skillset of the candidate:

  • Familiar with appropriate standards within area
  • Work effectively with others
  • Be able to communicate accurately on technical issues and schemes with internal customers
  • Financially aware of the consequences of decisions
  • Be familiar with circuit design and analysis and test techniques for analogue and digital circuitry
  • Be familiar with the manufacturing techniques used for aerospace electronics
  • Experience with formal requirements

Any exposure to the following would be a desirable:

  • Awareness of safety critical architectures
  • Awareness of safety and certification requirements for aerospace
  • Awareness of acting as a CVE (Compliance Verification Engineer)
  • Familiarity with stress calculation
  • Be familiar with software design
  • Be familiar with DO254
  • Be familiar with DO178
  • Be familiar with DO160
  • Be familiar with ARP4754A
  • Familiarity with the creation
  • Familiarity with PCB design
  • Familiarity with EMC techniques
  • Familiarity with software techniques
  • Familiarity with aerospace environmental issues

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