Systems Engineer (Defence, contract)

£40 - £45 per hour
03 May 2018
31 May 2018
Matthew Gibbs
Clearance Level
Job Type

Modis are currently recruiting for an Systems Engineer, focusing on validation &verification, to assist in the development of clients' products. They develop niche solutions for harsh environments across a wide product range, covering electric field sensors for deep ocean exploration to high power converters for a range of customers.

The requirement is to work in a dedicated project team that is challenged with the task of delivering robust and cost effective instrumentation, control and power systems.

Role: Systems (V&V) Engineer

Rate: £40-45 per hour

Location: Cannock, Staffordshire

Duration: 6 months initially

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: Must be eligible for SC

Key Responsibilities

This role will hold responsibility for the following:

  • Requirements Management
  • Traceability
  • Configuration Control
  • Status Tracking
  • Report Generation

  • Development of Requirement

o Verification

o Verification Methods

o Verification Activities

o Required Equipment and Facilities

  • Hazard Analysis

o Provisional Analysis

o Tracking

o Closure

  • Failure Mode Analysis

o Documentation

o Mitigation

o System Reliability

  • Maintenance Analysis

  • System Documentation including:

o Obsolescence Management

o Equipment Maintenance

o Handbook Information

Technical Essentials

  • Broad knowledge of digital electronics and other areas of engineering (e.g. systems, analogue, power electronics, mechanical, motor, EMC etc)
  • Experience using simulation tools such as MATLAB/Simulink and circuit simulation software essential
  • An understanding of processes and techniques applicable to high integrity design
  • Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases and design reviews

Personal attributes

  • Degree or higher in electrical engineering or equivalent
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal
  • A proven track record of systems engineering techniques
  • Ability to gain SC level security clearance

If this role is of interest and you wish to discuss it in more detail, please contact Modis Bristol on 01179 330 420 to speak with Matthew Gibbs. Or alternatively click the Apply button below and we will be in contact.

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