Combat Systems Engineer

Ref: ZR_8596_JOB  ·  Posted on 18 July 2024


Our client is a core Defence organisation who are working closely with the MOD to provide them with innovative equipment.

This is a really exciting opportunity to work on a new system that is going on to an existing platform.

You will need a background in Systems Engineering, ideally within Defence to be selected for this role.

This is a hybrid role with a minimum of 3 days per week on site.

Key responsibilities


  • Work across the whole systems engineering lifecycle to ensure system and platform integrate together and are suitable for purpose.
  • Author System Requirements Specifications and Subsystem Technical Specifications.
  • Participate in trade studies including defining key performance requirements.
  • Technical management of equipment suppliers including review of deliverable documentation.
  • Participate at Design Reviews/Acceptance events.
  • Plan and support Verification and Validation activities both with Supplier and at Integration facilities.
  • Provide regular updates on project status/progress in accordance with project specific reporting cycles.
Skills & experience
  • Degree qualified or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • Experience of requirements management.
  • Verification and Validation experience.
  • Prior participation in design reviews or similar.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Knowledge/experience of System Engineering Lifecycle.
Additional benefits
  • Annual leave.
  • Share Incentive Plan.
  • Childcare vouchers.
  • Maternity leave, Paternity, adoption, parental and time off for dependents leave.
  • Discount arrangements.
  • Car scheme (dependant on the role).

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

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