Systems Engineer – Flight Mission Controls

£30000 - £50000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Systems Engineer - Flight Mission Control

This is an immediate requirement for a Systems Engineer or Requirements Engineer with experience of working on large bespoke software programmes.

A great opportunity has arisen for a Systems Engineer to work for a leading Aerospace company in the Portsmouth area. This Systems Engineer role will be working to gather customer requirements and for a major £300 million Mission Control programme. This programme is extremely complex and comprises of several sub-systems including software, infrastructure, telecoms, security and RADAR. With over 1000 customer requirements it will give you a real opportunity to work on the front end of such a unique and large scale programme.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working with system level requirements on a large software programme.

Re-locators are also welcome to apply and my client can offer assistance to those who qualify.



Responsibilities for this Systems Engineer role

- Requirements analysis and functional decomposition;
- Design of software systems architectures;
- System Performance budgeting;
- Delivery of incremental systems design;
- Authoring of technical specifications;
- Interface definition;
- Technical review of software subsystems;
- Technical analysis of system design issues;
- Interaction with the customer and suppliers;
- Participate in peer-reviews of solution designs and related code.
- Package and support deployment of releases.
- Analyse and resolve technical and application problems.
- Adhere to high-quality development principles while delivering solutions on-time and on-budget.
- The candidate must be able to demonstrate experience of working within a complex software development.
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Requirements for this Systems Engineer role

- Degree qualified in a relevant subject
- Understanding of software development ideally in a mission / safety critical environment
- Proven experience in a Systems & Software engineering
- Knowledge and experience of basic networking
- Demonstrable proven experience in a pro-active problem solving role
- Experience of working on an equivalent system like mission control systems, mission planning systems, Air traffic management (ATM) or even utility management systems


Due to the nature of the work at this site, applicants must be capable of achieving SC level UK security clearance. Current clearance is not a requirement.

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