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Systems Engineer

  • Location: Preston
  • Salary: £47683.00 - £52426.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 29 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Jonathan Maironis
  • Contact Email: j.maironis@jamrecruitment.co.uk
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 08 May 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82193_1711549711

I'm looking for a Systems Engineer (Avionics) to join the UK's leading Defence organisation.

This is a hybrid-working role of 3 days per week onsite in Warton, Preston.

You must be eligible for Security Clearance (SC) to be considered for this position.

What you'll be doing;

* Analyse new and emerging Customers requirements and provide a Safety and Avionic scoping together with a feasibility analysis for all the 7 main sub-systems teams.
* Co-ordinate a review of the provided requirements, either a Customer Statement of Requirements (SOR) or an EF System Requirements Document (SRD), to identify the initial Customer needs. The Customer requirements along with an assessment of the ConEmp scenarios are assessed to identify the "Problem Space". The output is captured in the Avionic System Scope and Feasibility Analysis Report (ASFAR).
* Co-ordinate initial safety assessments of the design change, highlighting particular areas of concern, likely hazards, need for Weapon System Preliminary Hazard Analysis (WS PHA). The output is also captured in the ASFAR.
* Co-ordinate initial technical assessments of the Customer Business Cases (BC) to identify and document the overall scope, impact of the change(s) and a potential solutions. The solutions will be analysed in order to define the single selected solution known as the 'Avionic Design recommendation'. A final feasibility study is then performed on the Avionic Design recommendation.

Required Skills & Experience;

* It is critical that applicants have a strong Systems Engineering background through the whole system development lifecycle ideally from the Aerospace or Defence sectors.
* Strong proven experience in requirements capture and requirements management.
* Understanding the relationships between engineering requirements and their impact on the platform and equipment is vital to effectively plan their implementation.
* An excellent communicator at all levels, both written and verbal. The individual will build and sustain effective and lasting relationships with the Customer, Stakeholders and AJT teams
* Proven ability to write formal project documentation

This is an excellent role for someone that has worked in the Aerospace and Defence sector, as well as someone that has done this kind of role before in the Royal Air Force.

The salary is £47, 683 to £52,426 plus an excellent benefits package.

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