Senior Systems Engineer

Posted 9 March by Prime Appointments
Systems Engineer

North London
Salary Negotiable with excellent benefits

Working for a leading company in their field the Senior Systems Engineer will be develop and deliver systems projects based on the company's state of the art radar technology. Applicants are required to show motivation and initiative in planning, be flexible in their approach to work, possess an aptitude for problem solving. As this is a customer-facing role, a confident manner and smart appearance is required, with the ability to communicate clearly within the company at all levels and with customers.

Responsible for all aspects of the Systems Engineering lifecycle from Concept through to Delivery and Acceptance, including Bid Support, System Design, Integration, Verification and Customer Acceptance.
Specification, development, integration, verification and acceptance of systems for both Internal and External Customers.
Take an active role in the definition, realisation and proving of new products.
Deal with a variety of people from different disciplines, organisations and nationalities on a daily basis to deliver the systems engineering aspects of projects, as required.
Manage stakeholders throughout the system lifecycle through a pro-active approach and effective communication.
Create a variety of technical documentation for both technical and non-technical readership.
Travel within the UK and overseas is required, and is considered a regular feature of this role. Requests could be made at short notice.

Skills & Experience:
Qualified to Degree level in Engineering/Mathematics/Physics or equivalent preferred
Experience of systems design, integration & test.
Knowledge of Systems and Product lifecycles from concept through to delivery.
An understanding of a range of Engineering disciplines (Software, Mechanical, and Electrical).
Good inter-personal skills with the ability to communicate to all levels.
Flexible, able to apply skills and knowledge across a number of different projects and products.
Computer literate with a good standard of written English, capable of compiling accurate, detailed and well-presented technical proposals, specifications and reports.
An understanding of Radar Systems is desirable, although not essential if other complementary skills demonstrate a capacity to understand new technologies quickly and effectively.
Experience of working with and developing systems using communications protocols. (e.g. RS485, RS232, TCP-IP, Canbus etc.) Preferred
Experience of working on product development for Naval Platforms or Navigation equipment preferred.
The ability to lead multi-skilled engineering teams.
The ability to deliver engineering packages of work to time, cost and quality.
Member of a Professional Engineering Institution (e.g. IMechE, IET, INCOSE) preferred
UK Security clearance and UK Driving License preferred.

25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
Hours of work are 8.30-4.30 Monday to Thursday and 8.30 to 4.00 Friday with ½ hour lunch.
Stakeholder pension scheme.
Life assurance.
Other benefits include: Employee Assistance Programme, Private Health, Childcare Vouchers and a Subsidised Restaurant.

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days your application for this position has been unsuccessful.

Reference: 34648288

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job