Systems Design Engineer

Location
Bristol
Salary
Competitive hourly rate offered
Posted
07 Apr 2017
Closes
05 May 2017
Ref
11420677
Contact
Dale Williams
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Systems Design Engineer required to work on a customer site and perform the below tasks:

Complex System Design Definition and Development.
System Design Requirement analysis, management, documentation and flow down.
Carrying out technical design trades across System and Sub-system boundaries.
System Design uncertainty & query resolution and coherency management across product lines.
System Design interface definition, co-ordination and documentation.
Negotiating points of embodiment with Design Authorities.

The contract is initially for 12 months (on-going thereafter). Competitive hourly rates offered by the department.

The successful candidate will have the below skills:
Strong stakeholder management/influencing skills.
Have the ability to visualize and analyse complex systems.
Have practical knowledge of basic systems engineering principles and processes.
Able to work with engineering teams, including in-house and contractor personnel.
Experience in more than one phase of the engineering life cycle, with sufficient experience of the total life cycle to ensure a good understanding of adjacent phases and through-life engineering issues.
The successful candidate will have the below skills:
Must be proficient and have a working knowledge of the following IT Tools: Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Powerpoint etc.)
Good knowledge of any of the following System Design related tools: MATLAB, Excel or DOORS. Rhapsody, Artisan or SysML/UML would be an advantage.

Candidates must be willing to undergo a security vetting procedure.