System Design Engineer – Defence Engineering

Cubiq Recruitment
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
System Design Engineer - Defence Engineering System Design Engineer £40,000 - £50,000 (Dependant on Experience) Stevenage Permanent One of our most reputable defence clients is currently seeking a senior Systems Engineer to fill a highly technical position in their designs team for their Systems Design and Validation Function, who are primarily responsible for undertaking design and production of highly sophisticated aerospace and defence solutions in the U.K. and globally. The SD&V function are critical in providing a consistent systems engineering approach to all stages of product development, fully contributing from concept to in-service support. Successful applicants will be joining a team who have a proven track record in developing complex weapon systems to meet demanding customer needs, making use of new technologies and methodologies to improve product effectiveness and efficiency. Key responsibilities for the position will include: * Requirements Specification and Design - carrying out a full range of technical analyses and investigations, preparing specifications and developing designs * Conducting systems performance analyses and being fully included in Systems Architecture design * Analysing flow-down of system requirements to subsystem requirement specifications * Developing system-level test sequences * Liaising with European counterparts, where appropriate to project, to maintaining coherent system design * Supporting customer working groups as required Due to the high-performance expectations of our client, it is critical that applicants can demonstrate that they have experience of working in a Systems Engineering environment, and have a solid understanding of system engineering processes including SysML and experience in using DOORS. Although not essential, applicants would benefit from weapon systems knowledge and experience of weapons system studies including design trades, performance analysis and telemetry data. As success in the role actively depends on working within a pre-established team within the company, applicants will ideally be able to demonstrate a capability of working with others from various disciplines as well as simultaneously being a self starter and taking a proactive approach to their work. Not only is our client currently considered one of the most exciting and innovative defence engineering companies in Europe to work for on the basis of their cutting-edge technology advancement projects, but also for their competitive salaries, flexible working hours, an emphasis on employee development and progression, and impressive bonus schemes in addition to many other exceptional benefits. ** IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST FULFIL THE REQUIREMENTS TO GAIN UK SC SECURITY CLEARANCE ** Due to our client's standout reputation, individuals who fill the requirement for the role are recommended to affirm their interest immediately by applying via the link provided. This role may also be suitable for job seekers with job titles such as: embedded systems engineer, system integration engineer, system verification and validation engineer