Your experience of systems engineering, and support of design projects could make an instant impact with my client; A market leader in the provision of secure communications, information assurance and ISTAR systems to defence customers worldwide. Due to a strong workload, they are looking to recruit a contract Systems Engineer in Greenford to develop products throughout the development lifecycle, to ensure customer requirements are satisfied. The successful candidate will provide systems engineering expertise to support the development of the next generation cryptographic products for the UK MOD and export markets involving leading edge hardware, firmware and software. The role includes; *Develop technical solutions to large and complex engineering problems, following Systems Engineering processes, to ensure customer requirements are satisfied. *Develop Systems Engineering artefacts, as required, across the product development lifecycle, to result in a positive project outcome. *Plan, co-ordinate and present at internal and external design reviews, to senior management and customers, to ensure a successful event. *Actively contribute to and/or lead defined aspects of the project to achieve optimal balance between requirements, schedule and cost. To be suitable for the Systems Engineer role, you will need; *The ability to work with customers to develop great technical solutions to their complex engineering problems, following Systems Engineering processes. *Capable of developing high quality Systems Engineering artefacts, as required, across the product development lifecycle. *Knowledge and interest and/or experience of developing software or FPGA/ASIC-based real-time embedded processing systems. *Willing to undergo, and are able to achieve and maintain, SC and/or DV security clearance. It would also be useful if you had; *Experience in working with multiple engineering disciplines including software, FPGA, electronic/mechanical hardware. *Knowledge and interest and/or experience of IP networking and associated protocols such as ARP, DHCP, SNMP, TCP, UDP etc. *Knowledge and interest and/or experience of cryptography, cybersecurity and information security. *Experience of any of DOORS, UML, SEBoK, Enterprise Architect and SysML. Overview oSystems Engineer oGreenford oNegotiable oContract - 6 months Keywords Systems, Leader, Manager, DOORS, Systems artefacts, EMC, TEMPEST, V model, Design review, Requirement management, military, defence, Communications, UML, Software, Hardware, Firmware, Test plan. Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This role is a contract position. Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.