Location Bristol
Job-type Permanent
Salary £35k - 48k per year
Contact Andy Haddon
Call Andy
Email [email protected]
Reference 103080

System Design Engineer


Up to £48,000 DOE + Excellent Benefits + Pension + Flexible Working

Our client, who are the leading specialists across Europe in weapon systems and avionics are recruiting for a Systems Design Engineer to join their growing team.

Due to the nature of the projects, you will need to be able to obtain valid UK security clearance if you are successful in your application.

Responsibilities – System Design Engineer

  • Supporting the development of the project requirement baseline, including flowing-down and supporting the agreement of sub-system requirements, ensuring a coherent and consistent system design alongside the wider evolving system design;
  • Supporting the development of the key interface baselines, including the data exchange specifications between the system and C2 and the combat management system and radar, requiring engagement with the C2, CMS and radar design authorities;
  • Supporting the progression of technical analyses and investigations of system-level issues and opportunities, including conduct of trade-off studies, and any key supporting system design studies required to de-risk the system design;
  • Supporting key design reviews;
  • Supporting the early system design verification and validation activities for the project, including supporting the development of a qualification strategy;
  • Engagement with sub-system design authorities.

Education/Experience – Systems Design Engineer

  • Ideally a degree or equivalent qualification in electrical/electronic engineering or a related subject
  • Systems engineering background with some awareness and experience of different phases of the CADMID cycle from concept to manufacture, but with a focus on concept and assessment phases, including generating TRSs, interface definitions and early V&V planning;
  • Awareness of industry standard systems engineering processes;
  • Awareness of weapon system design concepts; some experience working on air defence systems desirable; some knowledge of C2, missile and radar design desirable;
  • Ability to communicate with peers and external partner community;
  • Ability to produce concise, coherent and detailed technical reports of a high quality;
  • Ability to work confidently in the face of ambiguity and multiple conflicting priorities to be able to identify the priority tasks is desirable.

Benefits – Systems Design Engineer

  • Company bonus
  • Pension of maximum total (employer and employee) contribution of up to 14%
  • Annual salary review
  • Paid overtime
  • Up to 15 days flexi leave
  • 25 days annual leave (plus holiday purchase)
  • Fantastic site facilities, including subsidised meals, free car parking and much more
  • Excellent career progression and development opportunities

For more information on this role, please contact Andrew Haddon on 01453 796617 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected]

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