Systems Engineer

Ref: ZR_6821_JOB  ·  Posted on 12 May 2022


You will work 3 days at home and 2 days in the office.

Our client provides technology, innovation and consultancy to a variety of clients and stakeholders, and are seeking talented systems engineers. As a Systems Engineer you will have the opportunity to help deliver a broad range of complex and challenging technical programmes within a dynamic and rewarding environment. You will be working closely alongside their clients to ensure that innovative and effective solutions are developed for the stakeholders and end users.

This is a customer-facing role; therefore, we are looking for individuals who have the appropriate technical knowledge and who are also able to communicate with stakeholders at all levels and act as a trusted advisor to their  clients. This demands integrity, diplomacy and determination. You will be a key participant in the design and delivery of a variety of business critical programmes and initiatives, and will be part of large scale engagements contributing to this fascinating and demanding environment.

Key responsibilities
  • Working as technical lead / design authority of a team to research, design, implement and support a range of products and delivered solutions
  • Supporting generation of applications for product investment, following a product roadmap
  • Applying your system design skills between specific areas of business, spanning a range of existing and emerging technologies including electronic warfare (EW), RF cyber, applications, middleware and radio bearers
  • Technical decision making and problem solving, direction of engineering teams
  • Technical bid leadership and senior technical writing
  • Integration, Validation & Verification planning as necessary to de-risk delivery
  • Planning and executing domestic and overseas system installations and integrations
  • Engage with stakeholders to establish consensus on viability of solution options and the associated benefits and risks, decision support.
Skills & experience
  • System engineering lifecycles, tailoring and planning
  • Experience with working with commercial managers and civil contractors to achieve system installation and deployment as locations required by the client
  • Chairing design reviews
  • Requirements elicitation & management;
  • Risk and opportunity management
  • Configuration management & baseline development through lifecycle
  • Knowledge and understanding of Electronic Warfare (EW) and (ideally) both military and civil communications systems
  • Appreciation of hardware firmware and software, including SDR with high speed ADCs and RF sub-systems;
  • Appreciation of a production environment, design and maintenance of manufacturing equipment and test fixtures
  • Product qualification and safety, relevant legislation and sign-off
  • Environmental regulations and legislation, product sign-off
  • EMC regulations and control techniques, working with specialists, sign-off.

Our client is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity, Diversity and Inclusion. Their working environment is friendly, innovative and inclusive.  They can accommodate flexible working arrangements, and support a diverse work-force and those with additional needs.

If you do not hold an active SC or DV clearance, please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying.

Additional benefits
  • Flexi Leave and Flexi Time Scheme
  • Annual Holiday
  • Flexible Benefits
  • Sickness Benefit
  • Business Performance Related Bonus
  • Share Save Plan
  • Pension scheme
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