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Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer urgently required for a defence client to work on an exciting new Program.

Due to the urgency and nature of the position, you will need to hold current SC Clearance to apply.

Successful candidates will have demonstrable experience in defining and capturing requirements, developing system level designs and seeing work through to verification and commissioning activities.

An understanding and experience of requirements-based SE methods and processes and the ability to work with Agile development principles would be advantageous.

Carrying out allotted systems engineering tasks in accordance with the Systems Engineering management plan across the systems lifecycle
Regular reporting to the Systems Engineering lead
Generation and maintenance of Sub-system Requirements Documents (SSRD), system design documents and Interface Control Documents (ICD).
Populate and maintain the verification and acceptance statements in the verification cross reference matrix(VCRM) for the various SSRDs and SRD
Maintenance of traceability of requirements from the SRD down to the various SSRDs, ICDs and specifications
Contribute to the definition of the detailed system design
Preparation for system level design reviews
Development and authoring of Trade Studies
Development and authoring of Customer Reports and deliverables
Development and management of systems engineering metrics
Coordination activities across the systems, software and integration teams
Ad hoc tasking from the Systems Engineering Lead

Required Skills:
Experience of working within a large multi-disciplinary engineering team to deliver complex systems to tight deadlines
Excellent knowledge of various Systems Engineering lifecycle concepts, experience of requirements-based SE methods and processes would be advantageous
Experience of requirements engineering across the whole systems lifecyle using DOORS
Ability to use innovation and traditional methods to develop technical solutions to both simple and more complex problems
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Knowledge and experience of any of the following:
engineering and delivering software intensive systems
engineering and delivering networked systems to military customers battlespace management systems
Use and application of Systems Engineering technical standards, and MoD documentation (e.g.

Def Stans), principles, theories, concepts and techniques and applying their relevance to the projects

Desired Skills
Software and IP networks engineering experience and background
Knowledge and experience of integrating ground-based radar systems, missile systems or tactical data links
Experience of Safety Critical system development would be advantageous
Experience of developing and using synthetic environments to deliver Live Virtual Constructive Training Systems
Understanding of MOD and Government network and security guidance

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Rate: £40 - £50 per hour + TBC by client
  • Location: Bedfordshire, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Military
  • Recruiter: Mane Contract Services
  • Tel: 01923 470700
  • Fax: 0845 833 6486
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2017-01-04 16:58:16 -

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