Posted on Jul 30, 2020 by Advantage Resourcing
Salary depending on level of experience
EU/UK Eyes Only
Our client has a global presence within the Aerospace, Defence and Security and offer a wide range of defence and security solutions to governments, institutions and citizens. Our client is extremely interested in growing their Systems Engineering team and looking to speak with that have a Systems Engineer who has a commercial mind set, technically hands on, able to build good rapport throughout the business, hold meetings.
We have requirements for individuals at Senior level, or looking to step into a senior role, within the Systems Engineering organisation, based on skill set and experience. Roles will be based at one of our customers sites in Luton, with some travel to other sites anticipated.
Candidates should currently be employed as a Systems Engineer, with experience of the whole life cycle, Ideally, we are looking for RF/EO systems experience, particularly in the development of Radar and EW systems (Including IRCM) but candidates with experience of other aerospace/defence applications, space, nuclear, automotive or transportation sectors will be considered.
As a senior engineer responsibility may include:
*Understanding systems requirements, breakdown of requirements to sub-systems.
*Production of engineering management plans
*Production of SOWs and design review documentation
*Support generation of test strategy, test plans & test documentation
*Planning/preparation of integration/test environment, including facilities, test equipment (custom/COTS), tools & test/simulation software
*Support system integration and test activities, working closely with hardware, software & firmware teams to achieve project milestones/deliverables
*Help to identify, investigate & resolve system integration issues
*Support verification of system & sub-system requirements
*Define verification methods/tests & show traceability to systems/sub-system requirements
*Support system/sub-system Qualification testing, including generation of test reports
*Support system acceptance test activities
*Participation in design reviews
*Gather test evidence and prepare documentation for Certification/Qualification
*Provide lab-based system demonstrations to customers/partner companies
*Integrate systems on flight trials aircraft and support flight trials
*Support platform integration with customer systems/aircraft, including in-field system software upgrades
Skills, Qualifications and Experience required:
*Experience of requirements management
*Systems integration and/or test experience of complex, high-reliability systems
*Experience of verification and validation (V&V) activities to achieve certification and acceptance
*Experience of working in multi-disciplined Engineering teams
*Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
*Able to generate high-quality documentation (test specifications, procedures & reports)
*Previous experience of RF or ECM/EW systems.
*Experience of defining verification methods and generating tests requirements/procedures
*Experience of showing traceability of V&V tests to systems requirements & generating/updating Verification Matrices (VCRMs)
*An understanding of MATLAB/Simulink
*Experience in MBSE
*Previous experience of working in a Trials or field role
*HND/HNC, degree (BSc/BEng/MSc/MEng) in a relevant STEM-based subject or equivalent experience.
*UK/EU citizenship is mandatory to be able to clear the background checks and obtain SC clearance
*Current valid SC clearance would be an advantage
If you believe that you have the correct skill set for the role please apply or for a confidential conversation about the role please call Lindsay Cunliffe Quoting 829794
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