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Systems Design/Systems Engineer

Christchurch, Dorset
Job Type
9 Sep 2020
Systems Design Engineer, Requirements, Integration

A Systems Design Engineer with is required to work on a twelve month contract for our Defence client based in Dorset.

This is a contract for 6 months contract within the Aerospace

Overview of the Systems Design contract role

Could you develop systems to operate from the Stratosphere? Could you create systems that can allow a user to securely browse the internet from a secret network? Want to work on the next generation of Military IT systems? Would you like to be part of a team, integrating leading edge technologies to provide our military services with an advantage?

If any of those grab your attention, how would you like to work for a business that is committed to making the workplace agile and flexible to meet the diverse needs of our customers? Where high standards of work are expected and encouraged? Where people are understood and valued? Where you can develop and enhance your skills and knowledge, with potential to become a leader in a global business?

We are looking for a number of systems engineers with a few years' experience (ideally graduates) to work in a team environment across the full engineering lifecycle.

Depending on your areas of strength and interest, your main activities as a Systems Engineer could include:

Requirements management
System design support
COTS selection and procurement and supplier liaison
Integration and Test (functional and environmental)
Software design and development
Hardware design, assembly and installation
As part of the engineering team you will work closely with team members, and support the team and/or project leadership in daily activities. You may also be asked to lead teams.

Your existing skills and qualifications as a Systems Engineer should ideally include a number of the following:

Competence in:

COTS integration within a secure environment
Radio Frequency Engineering/Physics
Systems integration for UAVs
Management/Control Systems
Networks and Security
DOORS Requirements Management Tool
Configuration management
Technical documentation
Python and/or Java
3D CAD Design
Modelling and simulation
Enterprise Architecting and MOODThe role is based in Christchurch, Dorset - commutable from Salisbury, Fordingbridge, Ringwood, Lymington, Ferndown, Bournemouth and Poole with excellent access from Southampton, Eastleigh and Winchester

If you are a Systems Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Systems opportunities please contact Paul Scott on (url removed) or phone (phone number removed)

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  • Job Reference: 172751536-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: Christchurch, Dorset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract