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Systems Modelling Engineer

Systems Modelling Engineer

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    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    Up to £60 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Systems Modelling Engineer - £60 per hour inside IR35 - 12 months (extension highly likely) - hybrid (3 days onsite) - Stevenage - one stage virtual interview - ASAP start available - Sector: Defence & Aerospace - SC security clearance required

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a system modelling Engineer to work with a cutting-edge aerospace and defence client. This is an exciting opportunity to work on technology seen no where else in the country. The modelling team is responsible for developing the model, producing auto-code, generating guidance performance predictions, and interfacing the guidance model into the aerospace reference model.


  • Modelling in Matlab and Simulink using model-based design techniques
  • Producing parts of a complex targeting model including modelling the target scenario, targeting hardware and processor algorithms
  • Develop and implement algorithms within the model
  • Producing and verifying auto-code for the software algorithms from the model
  • Carrying out seeker performance assessment
  • Producing a simpler representation of the model for use in the missile model
  • Optionally updating the legacy Seeker model in Statemate
  • Documenting the model changes and creating test vectors
  • Due to the sensitive nature of the work it is predominantly done onsite but there is some flexibility depending on project.

Core Skills:

  • Simulink
  • Matlab
  • Modelling for auto-coding
  • Assessing suitability of algorithms in the model
  • Technical report writing
  • Model delivery experience

Desirable Skills:

  • Familiarity with Radar and Control Systems
  • Familiarity with Digital Signal Processing
  • RF experience
  • Aptitude for converting an algorithm into a Simulink model