Consultant Systems Engineer

Cheltenham, UK
04 Sep 2019
08 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Role: Consultant Systems Engineer

Location: Gloucestershire / London / Suffolk

Type: Permanent

Salary/Rate: Up to £55,000 per annum

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: DV or willing to undergo

Consultant Systems Engineer - Permanent - Gloucestershire / London / Suffolk - Up to £55,000 per annum

Consultant Systems Engineer about the role:

* As a member of the System Engineering team you will have the opportunity to work in all areas of the system development lifecycle, from the early stages of conception and proof of concept, through architecture design and development and into delivery and maintenance.

* You will be required to work within a clear framework of accountability often working under your own direction with autonomy.

* Within the System Engineering profession, you will have the opportunity to develop depth and breadth of technical skills which match your personal aspirations, as well as develop your non-technical skills to enable you to grow and develop your career.

Key Skills and experience for Consultant Systems Engineer:

* Hands-on experience with system integration, product design, requirements gathering, traceability and testing. Customer communication and engagement essential.

* Experience in some of the following capabilities:

* Cryptography, Vulnerability research / Penetration testing, Scripting/Utility languages (Python/JS/PowerShell), High-assurance development practices: Testing / Assurance / Automation / Scripting, Reverse engineering

* Knowledge of development and delivery methodologies and experience of selecting and applying these to fit the customer's needs.

* Knowledge of requirements elicitation, design, development and test phases, their processes, strategies, artefacts and quality control measures needed

* Skills in core current technologies, such as operating systems and their associated management and configuration, collaboration tools (such as Atlassian suite), Scripting and/or Programming Languages, Networking Fundamentals, Virtualisation, Continuous Integration Tools, Test Tools, Databases

* Knowledge of security principles, data protection, privacy, legal and policy constraints, and understanding of how these are applied throughout the engineering lifecycle.

* Knowledge and skills and selecting and designing Big Data solutions which match customer requirements.

* Knowledge and skills in implementing robust change control processes and integrating toolsets to ensure version control, code quality checking, continuous integration and controlled deployments

* Knowledge of physical deployment options, ranging from physical hardware, virtualisation, containerisation and Cloud offerings, and experience of selecting the most suitable offering.


* Pension - you'll be automatically enrolled into the Retirement Savings Scheme.

* Bonus - depending on your job, you could be eligible for a bonus which is paid out yearly.

* Holidays - 25 days per year with the option to purchase five more.

* Volunteering - three days of paid leave each year to volunteer.

* Shares - tax advantaged employee share plans.

* Corporate discount portal - offers on products and services from our partners.

* Technology discounts

* Optional benefits - in exchange for a small portion of your salary you can take up additional benefits such as dental insurance, healthcare, gym memberships and more.

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You will be required to hold a minimum of DV or willing to undergo. If you do not hold an active DV or willing to undergo please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

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