Job posted6 DecSystems Engineer

  • Location: Preston
  • Salary: £41 / Hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Posted: 06/12/2018
  • Closing Date: 13/12/2018

Job description

Systems Engineer - Defence

A Systems Engineer with Defence is required to work on a twelve-month contract (with the possibility of extension) for our Defence client based in Preston.

This is a 12-month contract with a leading UK defence company.

Overview of the Systems Engineer contract role

There is a requirement for Mission Systems Engineers to join a highly skilled, professional team within the Mission Systems Community.

Based at Warton, the job also provides an opportunity to work with the Customer, Partners and/ or Suppliers, both at Warton and at their respective sites

  • Systems Requirements Management (capture, manipulation and management of systems requirements)
  • Systems Research and Development
  • Systems Design Process Engineering
  • Systems Behavioural Design Engineering
  • Systems Safety Engineering (analysis of the Systems Safety requirements)
  • Systems Integration (structuring and partitioning of complex systems)
  • Systems Specification and Procurement
  • Systems Performance Analysis
  • System Proof of Design (Certification and Qualification)
  • Systems Human Factors and Cockpit Integration
  • Systems Integration, Qualification & Acceptance

Key skills required for the Systems Engineer

  • Systems Engineering experience
  • Aerospace experience would be a distinct advantage
  • Will also be responsible for creating technical documentation in accordance with Departmental Quality Management Procedures and Processes
  • You will have a thorough knowledge of engineering principles and good knowledge of the product life cycle.

The role is based in Warton, Lancashire - commutable from Blackpool, Preston, Lancaster, Morecambe, Chorley, Leyland, Blackburn, Darwen, Burnley, Skipton, Stockport, Manchester, Warrington, Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale and Oldham with excellent access from Liverpool and Leeds.

If you are a Systems Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other opportunities please contact Mark Ellis on or phone 0161 694 9196.

Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information.

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