Simulation and Modelling Engineer

£35000 - £45000 per annum
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Aleysha Magnin
Clearance Level
Job Type
Are you looking to join a world-leading organisation in the defence sector that will challenge and develop your technical capabilities, and offer you the chance to work in developing, cutting-edge technologies? Our client is a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. At present the company employs well in excess of 10,000 staff worldwide and continues to grow in parallel with the demand for their highly regarded services.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Simulation Engineer/Simulation Modeller/Synthetic Environments in Bristol and Hertfordshire.
A vacancy has arisen for an experienced Simulation and Modelling Engineer to become a key member of a dynamic team working on a fast-moving and challenging project.

Duties will include:
Responsible for development of specific aspects of the performance model used to support a key programme. You will also be responsible for integration of components from within the team, previous or similar models and from other project areas.
Act as a point of contact for Simulation and Modelling's interactions with the other project teams e.g. Software, Hardware-in-the Loop, Systems Design & Validation.
Performing technical analyses and investigations into a full range of issues and problems not just from formal trials and prepare and develop solutions either individually or as a member of a project team.
Engaging with the model users, understand and respond to their needs and ensure that the model is fit for its intended use.
Influence the design and development of all models developed by Simulation and Modelling, for example through the application of new functionality of the Mathworks Toolset.

Depending on your level of expertise, suitable candidates will have/be:

Degree qualified e.g. Systems/Aerospace Engineering/Electrical Engineering/Mathematics, Physics or equivalent experience.
A proven track record in the following:
Simulation & Modelling - preferably on Aerospace projects
High level programming languages, e.g. FORTAN, C, Ada
The MathWorks products specifically Simulink, Embedded MATLAB and Stateflow
Ability to produce a computer simulation (Simulink model) from a mathematical specification
A keen understanding of the modelling process and working within a quality process
Ideally will have knowledge and experience of the following:
Software configuration controls
DOORS or similar requirement traceability tool

Title:Modelling & simulation Engineer
Pay Range & Bens:£35-45k as a guide, DOE + competitive benefits
Location:Bristol or Hertforshire

Key Words: Simulation, Synthetic, Modelling, Software, Defence, SysML, UML, Rhapsody, Systems Engineer, DOORS, Agile, MODAF

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation, who offer extensive development opportunities and the chance to work with state of the art engineering tools.

Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level. Flexibility for some travel (both UK and internationally) will be required within the role.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). These roles are permanent positions.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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