Systems Engineer

Morson International
£42.00 - £45.00 p hour
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client develops Battle Space management, software intensive Mission Planning and Air Base Command and Control systems. They are seeking a contract Systems Engineer who can undertake the full design life cycle, both front-end System Requirements & Design tasks, but who is equally capable of undertaking back-end Integration, Verification and Validation activities. With opportunity to work across multiple projects at varies stages of the lifecycle including new and existing projects KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS: As part of a large Systems Engineering department the Systems Engineer will be responsible for a wide range of systems engineering across Air Operations, Systems and Services. Task will include but not limited to: - Ensure Specialty Engineering (Safety, Security, ILS) is fully integrated within the Systems Design lifecycle with particular emphasis on reducing whole-lifecycle costs and ensuring that a supportability solution is "engineered in" - Integration: Assist with deriving risk-based integration i.e. one where the highest technical risks are driven out via early integration within the overall system solution - Support writing the Integration plan with key project stakeholders, tailoring the standard IV&V process to meet the needs of the project & Integration Plans - Write / Review & Execute Integration test scripts - Propose improvements to IV&V tools and processes - Some requirements capture & management: Capture Customer & End user needs and distil into Functional and non-functional requirements. Manage the derivation & flow-down of lower-level (Subsystem / component) Requirements. KEY SKILLS / PROVEN ABILITY - To have a good working knowledge of DOORS and how this tool is used to facilitate successful change management and acceptance - To have a good working knowledge of various Design tools (e.g. Rhapsody) - To have a good working knowledge of test tools (esp. automated test tools) and test data generation techniques - To be competent in the use of Microsoft Office - Proven ability working within a Systems Engineering environment - Knowledge gained in either a solution design or IVV role, with proven ability of these - preferably on a complex software-centric projects - Understanding of Mission Planning / aerospace Command and Control Systems DESIRABLE - Radar Systems knowledge
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