Systems Verification & Validation Engineer

Outsource UK Limited
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Systems Verification & Validation - V&V, Test and Integration

Systems Verification & Validation Engineers required with V&V, Test and Integration is required to work on a 6 month contract with the possibly of extension for our Defence client based in Glasgow.

This is a long term opportunity working on the latest Naval Ships program

Overview of the Systems Verification & Validation contract role

Our client has created an embedded Systems Engineering and Integration team within the overall Naval Global Combat Ship, Marine Systems team. The purpose of the Systems Engineering/Integration team is to provide embedded capability alongside the Marine Systems design engineers to ensure the successful integration and de-risking of Type 26's Power & Propulsion, HVAC, Auxiliary, Electrical Distribution and Platform Management Systems.

Within the Systems Engineering team, the role of Principal Engineer - Marine Systems Verification & Validation is pivotal for ensuring the completeness (fitness-for-purpose) of the overarching Marine Systems Integrated Test Evaluation & Acceptance Plan. It is also central for supporting the systems design teams in ensuring the quality and comprehensiveness of individual sub-system test plans leading to more complex integration, test and trials plans.

Responsibilities of the Systems Verification & Validation contract role

Plan, develop, manage and implement the Marine Systems ITEAP. Ensure the ITEA enables the mitigation of risk across Marine Systems and the progressive assurance / acceptance of all Marine's Systems.

Lead Marine Systems' Verification & Validations Working Groups. Enable each team across Marine in the development of their individual ITEAPs through the V&V Working Groups; ensure that each system's ITEA aligns with the intent across Marine and the Whole-Ship.

Key skills required for the Systems Verification & Validation

  • Expertise and experience in the planning and delivery of integration tests.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the verification and validation phases of the engineering lifecycle and can translate testing activities to requirements.
  • Capable of operating DOORS.

The role is based in Glasgow - Commutable from Kilmarnock, Paisley, Greenock, Stirling and Falkirk with excellent access from Edinburgh

If you are a Systems Verification & Validation looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Systems Engineering opportunities please contact Paul Scott on or phone 0161 694 9200

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