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Systems Engineer - Acceptance and Certification Business Area Missiles and Fire Control Vacancy Type Contract Duration (Contract/Fixed Term) 6 Months Up to £55p/h Hours Per Week 37.5 Positions Available 2 Country United Kingdom (UK)

Job Description

Systems Engineer - Acceptance and Certification
Business Area Missiles and Fire Control
Vacancy Type Contract
Duration (Contract/Fixed Term) 6 Months
Up to £55p/h
Hours Per Week 37.5
Positions Available 2

Country United Kingdom (UK)

Our client consists of three business areas focussing on Vehicles, Special Projects and Mission Support, which provide a variety of products and services to the MoD and other customers including the Warrior CSP, Scout and support to the Land Environment Air Picture Provision capability. With a significant percentage of our client's revenue being subcontracted to key partners and suppliers, the Sub-contracts function is fundamental to business success. We are looking for talented individuals with demonstrable experience in delivering complex, high value, critical components and services from suppliers. In return, we can offer an exciting and challenging career path.

Programme Ampthill - Warrior

Specific Job Description As part of the continued success of the Warrior Capability Sustainment Programme (WCSP), Our client requires an experienced Systems Engineer to join the Systems Engineering Team. The role will encompass all aspects of a systems engineering lifecycle across several technical domains, but will primarily be responsible for providing technical input into the project through the qualification, verification phases and the transition to production for both programmes. The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in maintaining and working requirements, generating and presenting acceptance and verification arguments, evaluation of supplier verification evidence and managing system changes as a result of DRACAS corrective action plans.
Functional Area Ampthill - Engineering
Vacancy Location Ampthill - Bedfordshire
Required skills, qualifications and experience

The successful candidate must have experience of the following:

" Delivering system engineering activities on complex military or equivalent systems
" Maintenance of the requirements specifications including managing change using DOORS.
" Management of sub-system specifications and interface control documents
" Review and sentencing of supplier acceptance evidence
" Development of verification & acceptance statements at system and subsystem level
" Generation of evidence for the certification of complex systems and sub-systems
" Executing system engineering activities as part of a DRACAS process including investigation, impact assessment, implementation and verification
In addition the successful must candidate must have:

" Excellent communication skills.
" Excellent interpersonal behaviour, able to forge working relations internally and with external suppliers and customers.
" Understanding of the project lifecycle
" Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team
" Excellent verbal and written communication skills
" The ability to work to tight deadlines

Clearance Required for Role SC
Clearance to Start BPSS

Equal Opportunity Statement Our client recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Discrimination on any of these grounds is expressly forbidden. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Launch Meeting Date Qualified 09/03/2017

Team Size and Structure 5-10 Systems Engineers

Role Synopsis Good all round Systems Engineer but must have experience of the right end of the project. Acceptance & certification at end of project

Salary / Rate / Package £45-55
Interview Process and Manager availability Telephone + F2F if needed

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Key Consultant

Matt Seeney


I recruit primarily in the defence and aerospace industries here in the UK. I am always interested to speak to Systems & Software Engineers of all levels with defence and aerospace experience.