Senior Systems Engineer

Recruiter
Matchtech
Location
Preston
Salary
£44/hour
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

The individual will be part of an international team responsible for Displays & Controls Functional Requirements Document (including Hazard Analysis) for all system packages within the Typhoon Avionics Joint Team. The role offers a wide variety of work, ranging from the development of the very latest Typhoon Capabilities, investigating problem reports and supporting a number of product standards in service with the various Customer Air forces.The candidate should be educated to Degree/ HND standard in an engineering discipline. Whilst Avionics/ Typhoon experience would be advantageous, candidates from other sectors having experience of developing large/ complex systems will be considered.

In order to deliver against key responsibilities the candidate requires the following skills/ competencies:

1. Experience of Design Tools/ methodology (e.g. Statemate, Artisan, Rhapsody, UML) would be advantageous.
2. Should be capable of deriving system requirements from higher level requirements (Customer etc).
3. Must be capable of progressing a number of concurrent tasks.
4. Must have previously demonstrated an ability to meet project milestones whilst achieving the required level of quality.
5. Must be a good communicator and have proven teamwork ability.
6. Must be capable of working within agreed standards and procedures and understand the importance of configuration control
7. Proven problem investigation skills. Should be capable of analysing system problems reported at any stage of the system life-cycle and identify possible solutions. This should be achieved with limited support/ guidance.
8. Should be capable participating in internal technical meetings without supervision.
9. Knowledge of the process for Hazard analysis would be preferable.
10. Experience of working with equipment ICD's and definition of Logical signal level information would be advantageous.

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