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Systems Design Engineer

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  • Location:

    Stevenage

  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £50 - £60 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jake Appleton

  • Email:

    Jake.Appleton@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH31143_1673450199

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    10 February 2023

  • Start date:

    ASAP

SYSTEMS DESIGN ENGINEER - INSIDE IR35 - £60 PER HOUR - 12 MONTHS - STEVENAGE/WFH (60/40 SPLIT) - SC CLEARED - SINGLE STAGE INTERVIEW

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a Systems Design Engineeer to work a 12 month deal from Stevenage (with options to WFH), to work on exciting defence projects in the new year.

Overview of department:

The role is for a Systems Design Engineer to work on a project which is developing, building and testing real hardware for a key missile sub-system. The role is to design the architecture and to develop the technical requirements for a seeker.

Responsibilities (to include):

  • Provide support to integration and testing teams in capturing test requirements and plans in DOORS
  • Flow-down of system requirements to subsystem requirement specifications
  • Define and maintain design justification record providing linkage from system requirements to subsystem requirements
  • Defining algorithms in firmware and software
  • Development of system-level test sequences
  • Liaise with subsystem teams, to ensure design proposals take into account existing design constraints
  • Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) - increasingly adopted within our client's System Engineering domain
  • Supporting safety, security and reliability aspects of projects
  • Support customer working groups as required

Due to the sensitive nature of the work it is predominantly done onsite but there is some flexibility depending on project.

Skillset / experience required:

Tools:

  • DOORS, or other SysML tools

Skills:

  • You will be able to perform requirements analysis and trade off studies to flow down requirements to seeker sub-assemblies, firmware and software
  • You will be able to demonstrate your systems engineering experience
  • You will be able to demonstrate exposure to system requirements, as well as developing system architecture models and configuration control
  • You will be able to discuss hardware, firmware or software design constraints
  • Knowledge of RF is desirable
  • Have a willingness to learn about the project, tools and methods
  • Demonstrate persistence to get the job done
  • Ability to work as part of a fast paced team