Systems Engineer

Ford and Stanley Ltd
£45 - £55 p hour
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced Software Systems Engineer looking for an opportunity to join a thriving digital rail business that is leading the way bringing the UK's rail infrastructure into the 21st century?

Ford & Stanley âEUR" The Rail Recruitment specialists are looking for a contract Systems Engineer for a 12-month initial contract to work on a revolutionary project within the digital rail industry. The opportunity to work alongside a brand-new project which has never been done before in the UK. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Systems Engineer to showcase their technical and interactive abilities on a monumental project. The aim of this role is to provide systems engineering support on a major London line on a new software system, based from our clients Derby office. This offers an exciting opportunity for experienced systems engineers to join a rapidly moving complex software and systems engineering programme delivering new Traffic Management solutions to the UK railways.

Location (s): Derby

Role and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be reporting to the programme Chief Engineer, the main responsibilities of the role holder include, but shall not be limited to:

  • Requirements Management utilising DOORS TM
  • Systems Acceptance evidence collation and generation
  • Collation of design material
  • Maintenance of product baselines
  • Development of systems engineering artefacts across the engineering lifecycle
  • Production of inputs and outputs from the programme Change Control Board (CCB)
  • Ensuring quality of deliverables are in line with business governance and customer expectations
  • Driving continuous improvements into the systems engineering processes

Candidate Requirements:

  • Use of IBM DOORSTM toolset
  • Systems Engineering experience on complex software integration programmes
  • Development of a broad range of systems engineering artefacts
  • Experience of acceptance phase of programmes
  • Experience of rail industry systems engineering and product acceptance processes
  • Experience and knowledge of relational databases
  • Experience with UML or SysML

Likely Job Titles:

Systems Engineer, Requirements Engineer, DOORS Engineer, Software Engineer, Certification Engineer

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