Systems Engineer

£35 per hour
27 Apr 2017
25 May 2017
Jason Parish
Contract Type
Full Time
This role sits within a business area that is strategically important to the BAE Systems business as it contributes directly to supporting the capability of the Typhoon platform. As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will be working directly with some of the most advanced and compelling technologies in the field.

The successful candidate will be required to perform tasks suitable to the internal level of this role. The role will contain, but will not be limited to, the following;
• Delivering robust engineering plans and processes underwritten through the design review process
• Defining and maintaining system requirements and interface specifications for complex training systems systems
• Generating sub-system deliverables, such as statements of work and / or individual statements of requirement
• Supporting internal and external product suppliers engaged in the development of new training solutions
• Providing support to the development and delivery of training products and tools
• Specifying training systems integration test programmes including the development of test plans and procedures
• Managing and developing evidence to support the assurance of product safety
• Supporting cross-functional teams in the preparation and review of bid responses for training products
• Assisting in the development and support of future training product strategies
• Supporting key relationships through direct interfaces with key customer stakeholders including UK MoD, BAES SA, RSAF, UK RAF, Eurofighter and the EPCs

The Individual

GOOD - Microsoft Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Project Skills.

ESSENTIAL - Communication, Team Working and Motivational skills.

As a Senior Systems Engineer your key skills and qualifications will ideally include some of the following:
• Degree / HNC / HND qualified or equivalent in any Engineering / Science subject
• Knowledge of IT Hardware and Software
• Systems Engineering experience
• Knowledge of the BAE Systems Engineering lifecycle
• Knowledge of Typhoon training systems
• Knowledge of Product Safety
• Knowledge of product requirements development and management
• Experience of supplier management
• Experience in the definition of flight safety related systems