Your experience of systems engineering, and ability to work across multiple disciplines will help you to work in small teams, with high levels of delegated responsibility, to define and develop products and the associated technology plans for future products.
You will have the opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.
The role gives you the opportunity to network across the business, including Technology Functions, Sales & Business Development and Programmes. You will also develop a broad skill base, across technology and systems engineering.
About the job:
Our client currently needs multi-skilled engineers to work within emerging and future product portfolio in the Systems Design domain. The typical role will include a significant level of exposure to the future product portfolio, and the opportunity to influence that portfolio, particularly the product solutions therein. Customer interaction and relationships are extremely important, and you will have the opportunity to engage in this key area. Particular aspects in the role include:
*Customer needs analysis and elicitation
*Developing concepts and undertaking trade studies
*The opportunities to manage task packages, including driving programmes to delivery, management of associated budgets and interfacing with technology areas.
*Identification of new technologies, maturing and exploiting these for next generation systems
*Support bids for future development
As a Systems Design Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*Ideally degree qualified with a strong engineering or science background
*Creativity, imagination and the ability to innovate
*Ability to work across multiple disciplines, including product concepting, technology maturation, systems design & architecting, sub-system decomposition.
*Experience of task package ownership and managing technical programmes
*Ability to respond to, and comfortable working with, the customer domain
*Comfortable with change, and adaptable and flexible to changing/emerging requirements
* Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders
*Helpful attitude and a calm professional manner, whilst dealing with all levels of the business; from supporting junior colleagues to direct customer interface
Systems Design Engineer
Up to £32,000 - £47,000
Keywords: Systems Design, product concepting, technology maturation, systems architecting, sub-system decomposition, Requirements, DOORS, Defence, Military, Concept definition, Capability study, Trade study.
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.
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, to SC level.
This is a permanent position.
Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy