Job Description

Systems Engineer - Morpheus (Inside IR35)

A Systems Engineer is required to work on a 12 month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Dorset. With a mix of site and remote work.

This is a 12 month contract with a leading UK defence business

Scope of the Programme

To develop a situational awareness system design, subsystem requirements documents, interface control documents, technical product specifications and statements of work, which will be used by the end client to contract third-party suppliers.

To support the end client with its third-party competitions and with its Assessment Phase activity up to and including Full Business Case submission.

As Systems Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Establish & maintain hardware and software architecture
  • Draft & document system / subsystem- technical product specifications
  • Develop Statements of Work for suppliers including design specifications
  • Assessment & documentation of electromagnetic integration at each design stage
  • Assist with understanding emerging user needs and modify system design accordingly
  • Monitor and control obsolescence
  • Establish & maintain 'Test set' for integration baseline, testing and validation activity
  • Assist with drafting of an Engineering Management Plan
  • Assist with planning and scheduling of engineering activity
  • Assist with production of system and sub system safety & environmental cases
  • Assist with environmental testing and certification
  • Assist with TEMPEST testing and certification
  • Assist with Security accreditation
  • Assist with Information assurance activity and certification
  • Collaborative working, relationship management and knowledge sharing

Based in Christchurch with occasional trips to client site in Bristol post Covid.

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