Principal Systems Engineer
Systems Engineer is required who has worked in the UK defence environment within the last 12 months to work on contract assignment for a multi national defence company based in Bristol.
This is an opportunity work as a System Engineer or Technology Researcher/Developer for Surface Attack Weapon Systems, Products and Components.
Your accountabilities will be: * Delivery of engineering work packages to the Head of Subsystem or Group Leader in accordance with company processes and project technical plans and schedule. * Delivery of requirements and their baselines. * Management of issues and queries. * Delivery of system designs and architectures. * Development of Enterprise architectures to describe wider system-of-system concepts. * Delivery of design assurance strategies and plans. * Development of mission planning and control technologies.
Skills and knowledge required are
* Sound understanding of systems engineering process and use of systems methods and tools, including requirements management, system architecture development, system proving, technical studies, etc. * Experience in undertaking Studies to understand operational concepts, analyse system integration issues, develop system algorithms, analyse system performance, identify design options, consider design solutions, etc. * Experience in system or sub-system design, with particular emphasis on functional architectures. * A systemic thinker with the ability to solve problems in a structured manner, identifying key abstractions in their solution. * Excellent reasoning, analytical and problem solving skills. * An ability to adapt to changing priorities, programme needs and tasks. * Openness to an understanding and use of industry best practice in the establishment of Product Lines. * Relevant Engineering or Science based Degree (or equivalent). * Experience in working on defence or aerospace systems or similar complex engineering projects (for instance, in telecoms, rail, automotive sectors).