Systems Engineer job

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Systems Engineer
  • Not mentioned
  • Permanent
  • Posted: 5 months ago
  • Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom
  • 1 vacancies
  • Expires on: 14-12-2020
Job Description

Systems Engineer

Location: Warton

Salary: Competitive 

Would you like to be part of a specialised team that delivers advanced mission systems engineering capabilities to our customers while developing and evolving the technologies that will defend the UK for generations? We currently have vacancies for Systems Engineers at our site in Warton.

As a Systems Engineer, you will be joining a highly skilled, professional team within the Mission Systems Community. Based at the Warton Unit, you will have the opportunity to work with the Customer, Partners and/ or Suppliers, both at Warton and at their respective sites. You will get the opportunity to work across the engineering lifecycle from requirements through to design, development and implementation getting involved in all areas of the business. This also includes requirements management, interface between the systems, safety, systems concept, architecture, design, testing, certification. You will be positioned as and where needed on any of these platforms.

This role will provide you with a challenging and highly technical opportunity to be part of the development of new technology with the Mission Systems team. You will also have the exposure to a vast amount of subsystems from weapons to radars to electronic warfare.


Your main responsibilities as a Systems Engineer are as follows: 

The successful candidate could be expected to be involved supporting the following activities as part of a multi-functional engineering team:

• Systems Requirements Management (capture, manipulation and management of systems requirements)

• Systems Research and Development

• Systems Design Process Engineering

• Systems Behavioural Design Engineering

• Systems Safety Engineering (analysis of the Systems Safety requirements)

• Systems Integration (structuring and partitioning of complex systems)

• Systems Specification and Procurement

• Systems Performance Analysis

• System Proof of Design (Certification and Qualification)

• Systems Human Factors and Cockpit Integration

• Systems Integration, Qualification & Acceptance

• System Installation and Support




Your skills and qualifications:

Degree educated Science/Engineering discipline or HND/HNC with sound experience of the Engineering Lifecycle.

You will have demonstrated interest in an engineering area,

Competent in the use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

Knowledge of Systems Engineering especially ‘Systems of Systems’ engineering would be beneficial

Knowledge of the European Product Safety, CE and EMC legislation would be beneficial but not essential.


What we're looking for in you:

The ideal candidate will have experience of fulfilling challenging customer requirements to tight timescales and budgets 

All candidates should have sound IT skills and knowledge of systems engineering including hardware is desirable. 

Previous design or test experience of aircraft avionics would also be beneficial. 

The role may require some use of the IBM Telelogic DOORS Requirements Management tool, so previous experience is preferred, however training can be provided to the successful candidate.

The ideal candidate will also be an effective team member and will be able to forge partnerships with internal and external customers. 

The candidate will have good communications skills both personal and written. 

Additionally, the ideal candidate will have creative problem solving skills and be comfortable with suggesting improvements and introducing novel ideas


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