Senior Land Systems Engineer - Land Domain

Datasource Computer Employment
50000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + Great Benefits!
20 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
IT, Internet
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior/Principal Systems Engineer - Permanent - Bristol - GBP50,000 - GBP65,000 per annum

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide a responsive, customer focused service to external and internal clients.
  • Lead the delivery of successful engineering consultancy assignments.
  • Oversee the application systems engineering processes.
  • Interface with external customers/suppliers on technical engineering aspects.
  • Develop engineering recommendations, solutions and reports for senior management.
  • Conduct requirements and technical documentation and design reviews for the assurance of project delivery.
  • Inform appropriate Validation and Verification activities through development life cycle.
  • Undertake technical and system readiness assessments.
  • Preparing technical reports to show requirements compliance and risk.
  • Support the development of the engineering aspects of tenders.

Key Skills:

Defence industry experience and domain knowledge is essential.

A demonstrable track record in the following technical disciplines is required:

Systems Engineering:

  • Experienced in delivering and leading across the systems engineering life cycle.
  • Experienced in systems engineering life cycle development and tailoring based on ISO 15288.
  • Solid understanding of a service approach as a method of abstraction and requirements definition.
  • Integrated Systems Design
  • Systems Architecture (Electrical, Mechanical and Software)
  • TRL, SRL and technology growth/exploitation management
  • Interoperability/Interfacing Standards

General Domain Experience:

  • Good knowledge of Programme Management.

Project Management Experience:

  • Ability to manage a technical team and a consultancy team.
  • Ability to manage a mixed consultancy/client/3rd party team.

Consultancy Experience:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills capable of engaging across a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including presentation and report-writing skills.
  • Excellent consulting skills
  • Ability to act as a thought leader in the area and advise clients accordingly and to work in a political environment.

You will be Degree qualified or equivalent in an engineering discipline and have extensive experience in leading technical projects to time, quality and cost objectives. A relevant higher degree and/or professional qualification would be an advantage.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a security vetting process and offers of employment will be subject to relevant security clearance being granted

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Job Role: Senior/Principal Systems Engineer

Location: Bristol

Type: Permanent

Salary/Rate: GBP50,000 - GBP65,000 per annum

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: Highest Level of Clearance

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