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Senior Systems Engineer

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Jonathan Maironis
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 08 March 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH81729_1706263584

I'm looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join the UK's leading Aerospace & Defence organisation.

This is a hybrid-working role of 3 days per week onsite (minimum) in Christchurch, Dorset.

You MUST be eligible for Security Clearance (SC) to be considered for this role.

What you'll be doing:

  • Taking the lead, proactively soliciting requirements and understanding customer market
  • Elaborating of customer requirements to support production of High- and Low-Level designs
  • Keeping up to date on the latest IT technologies and how they can be applied to complex problems
  • Analysing, designing and delivering products, systems and solutions to meet customer requirements
  • Certifying products, systems and solutions are safe for delivery and use in their environment

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Experienced in applying systems engineering
  • Safety, following applicable law and governance
  • Understanding of security architectures, development frameworks and software architectures and implementation

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Experience in Full system lifecycle and security for products through to enterprise solutions, including CIS hardening, secure by design, NCSC principles
  • Assembly of COTS and military IT equipment
  • Physical and electrical safety, security and environmental compliance

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone that has done this kind of role previously within Aerospace & Defence or a highly secure/regulated environment.

The salary is £50,000 to £55,000 plus an excellent benefits package.