Senior Systems Engineer

Bristol (City Centre)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Systems Engineer

Do you want to work for an international leader in electronic and information technologies for defence systems, aerospace systems and data security as a Senior Systems Engineer?

My client requires a Senior Systems Engineer with experience of Secure Infrastructure implementation to join its Enterprise Security Engineering team, based in Bristol. The ideal candidate will have Demonstratable experience within a previous systems engineering role, preferably working in a secure environment.

Responsibilities of the Senior Systems Engineer include:

* Ability to understand, interpret and engineer complex and often conflicting customer requirements
* Ability to expand a high-level design into a low-level design using technical experience, judgement and best practice
* Ability to confidently select the best approach, tool and products for a given task and justify these choices
* Development of systems engineering artefacts, including documentation to support the delivery and maintenance of system solutions
* Provide specialist technical support to the business unit, supporting the project or wider programme (potential involvement in bid development/evaluation)

Skills and experience required of the Senior Systems Engineer include:

* Enterprise Networking & Services (TCP/IP Networks, devices & services (e.g. DHCP/DNS))
* Good understanding and interest in network protocols alongside the ability to troubleshoot network / system problems at a low level (packet level)
* Infrastructure build experience
* Competent in the operation and administration of Unix / Linux and Windows operating systems
* Experience of some of the following would also be advantageous: Solarwinds; NetBackUp; Puppet / Python / Perl / Powershell

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world's leading engineering companies.

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