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Systems Engineer - Deep Strike Mission Planning

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  • Location:

    Bristol

  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital, Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £60 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

  • Email:

    jeffrey.barr@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    02920 220078

  • Job ref:

    BH-29375-1

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    01 September 2022

  • Start date:

    2022-08-01 00:00:00

Systems Engineer – Deep Strike Mission Planning - £60per hour INSIDE IR35 – 6 months (extension highly likely) - Hybrid – Bristol – 1 stage virtual interview – BPSS cleared – Sector: Defence & Aerospace
 
Yolk recruitment are recruiting for a systems engineer within the deep strike mission planning team of one of the UK’s foremost Defence & Aerospace companies.
This exciting role will focus on delivering a mission planning product for UK domestic customers.
The project is a multi-phase development focused on both hardware and software obsolescence as well as functional enhancements.
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Work within a cross-functional team spanning Systems, Software, Guidance, Control & Navigation, Simulation & Modelling and more.
  • Conduct systems engineering activities within a contract with heavy end user involvement.
  • Author key documents, both internal and for the Customer/End User.
  • You will provide key inputs to requirements capture, design freezes
  • Undertake system integration work and informal and formal testing.
  • Produce verification/validation evidence and support the certification process, as well as system acceptance.
 
Skills:
 
  • Strong understanding of System Engineering Process is essential with significant recent experience in a systems engineering role ideally across the full lifecycle.
  • Experience in tools for Requirements Capture and Control (DOORS) and Configuration Management essential (use of RTC is highly beneficial)
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively in a collaborative environment both physically and virtually is essential.
  • Ability to author or contribute to technical reports and documentation are essential.
  • General understanding of mission planning would be of benefit.
  • Engineering degree or equivalent.