Systems Design Engineer

Location
Bristol
Salary
Competitive hourly rate
Posted
28 Feb 2017
Closes
28 Mar 2017
Ref
11415533
Contact
Dale Williams
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Systems Design Engineer required to lead the Analysis and Modelling Domain.

The contract is initially for 6 months (on-going thereafter). Competitive hourly rate offered by the department.

Typical activities will include:
Generation and Development of an overarching modelling strategy, to include Whole Life Cost Modelling, Operational Analysis Modelling and Performance Modelling of the business system itself.
Management and Coordination of internal and external stakeholders, suppliers and expertise to successfully execute this strategy.
Responsible for the overall delivery of modelling outputs, including V&V strategies and evidence, to direct the development of the most efficient system design and demonstration of the solution.
Provide the Technical Interface to (and support the Procurement Organisations with the commercial engagement and contract management of) those external organisations supporting delivery of the modelling.
Supporting the Project Team in the development of the Concept of Analysis and wider joint team in the demand forecasting, scenario generation and future operating model development.
The successful candidate will have the below skills:
Proactive, able to work to tight timescales and within changing/conflicting priorities.
Ability to establish effective working relationships with and lead a group of internal and external stakeholders.
Relevant Systems Engineering or Modelling experience including a good appreciation of design methods, model requirement elicitation, generation, V&V and certification processes.
Knowledge of Matlab/Simulink and data Visualisation desirable.

Candidates must be willing to undergo a security vetting procedure.