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Senior Systems Engineer

  • Location: Blackburn
  • Salary: £44.00 - £45.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Joe Bancroft
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  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 12 August 2022
  • Job Ref: BH78075JS_1656668881

Opportunities like this don't come around often… would you like the challenge of supporting a business making an impact on some of the biggest projects in the UK defence market right now? Do you have what it takes? Yes? Then this is the job for you!!

Due to continued investment, this manufacturing business at the cutting edge of technology is searching for the perfect Senior Systems Engineer to join their growing team in Warton on an initial 12-month contract. This role pays £44.69 per hour.

The successful candidate will be awarded with this phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry.

The Role

Within the Senior Systems Engineer role, you'll be responsible for:

* Supporting the development of design solutions to agreed time, cost and quality to support project and business milestones
* Ensuring that technical and performance requirements of the combat systems and products are correctly identified, and working at the relevant point of the engineering lifecycle
* Providing technical support to shipbuilder installation and/or integration activities


To succeed within the Senior Systems Engineer role, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

* Degree level qualification (or equivalent experience) in relevant STEM subject
* Understanding of the system engineering lifecycle and be able to apply good systems engineering practices to your work
* Understanding of system design techniques such as Object-Oriented Analysis/Design
* Recognition of relevant engineering standards, including safety and environmental regulation


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

* Work on complex, cutting-edge projects
* Achieve a work/life balance
* Work on long term contracts
* Develop your skills at a prestigious company
* Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Senior Systems Engineer, please send your CV to the Aerospace and Defence team via the 'apply now' button.

Not currently available? We'd still like to hear from you! This business is growing considerably in the upcoming months, and JAM will be supporting with the pipelining for their contract labour.

***PLEASE NOTE: Start dates are imminent so apply now!!!***

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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