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Systems Engineer

  • Location: Dorset
  • Salary: Up to £42.67 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 29 days ago

  • Sector: Technology, Defence & Aerospace, Engineering, IT
  • Contact: Chris Hill
  • Contact Email: c.hill@jamrecruitment.co.uk
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 03 May 2021
  • Job Ref: 76505JS_1616429647

Our client builds, tests, and commissions the most advanced submarines ever operated by the Royal Navy, as well as their state of the art combat systems and equipment. Part of the Dreadnought Alliance alongside partners Rolls Royce and the Submarine Delivery Agency, the project is the biggest defence project underway in the UK today involving new levels of innovation, technology and collaboration.

THIS ROLE IS INSIDE IR35

We are looking for talented engineers with a proven track record in designing and delivering complex and challenging projects using the latest technologies, to take on a Systems Engineer role within an exciting market leading IT domain, to not only sustain an existing portfolio of products, systems and services but to support the development and innovation of future products and projects.

As a Systems Engineer you will work closely with the Technical Managers and Integration Engineers to translate customer requirements into compelling designs, bids and solutions that can be delivered on time and on budget.

Your main responsibilities as a Systems Engineer may involve some of:

  • Understanding and interpreting customer requirements
  • Creating high level and detailed system designs
  • Develop options for potential solutions
  • Understanding of competitors and suppliers
  • Performing sub system component studies
  • Evolve and innovate existing solutions and new ideas

Your skills and qualifications as an Systems Engineer:

Skills/Experience,

  • Track record of Enterprise, Project or System Level Design Solutions
  • Requirements Definition and Analysis
  • Requirements compliance and design to cost
  • Verification and Validation
  • Problem solving
  • Developing supplier statements of work
  • Supplier and customer engagement

Beneficial understanding of,

  • MoD contracts and bids
  • Military IT, communications , platforms, gateways, networking systems
  • Security architectures, system integration, virtualisation, cloud, accreditation
  • Integration of systems into military vehicles
  • Acceptance, trials, demonstrations and delivery processes

What we're looking for in you:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good team player
  • Good listener and ability to take on other perspectives
  • Can constructively challenge team members
  • Lead and inspire engineers to continually improve
  • Passion for continual learning and exploiting the latest technologies
  • Flexibility to travel within UK

For more information and to apply, please contct Chris Hill at JAM Recruitment

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

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