Senior Systems Engineer - Bristol

£35000 - £45000 per annum
06 Jun 2017
04 Jul 2017
Glenn Vickery
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Systems Engineer - Greater Bristol, Bristol - £33,000 to 45,000 pa

This is an immediate requirement for a Senior Systems Engineer with experience of working across the whole project lifecycle.

A market leading Marine Controls company who specialise in providing complex electronic control systems into the defence sector are looking to increase headcount due to a strong project pipeline. This role will be undertaking systems engineering tasks, for design and requirements capture.



Responsibilities for this Senior Systems Engineer role

• To provide and maintain Subject Matter Expertise in Requirements Engineering and Project Design Lifecycle, as applicable to Marine Automation Projects
• To implement IPMS engineering process, dovetailing Company procedures with that of customer and project organisations to ensure the efficient management of the requirements, specification and validation / verification of ship design and system interfaces.
• To negotiate and manage contract technical requirements and assure traceability through to system delivery, ship commissioning and customer acceptance.
• To assist in the production of, and supervise authorship of, system and equipment specifications; the derivation and acceptance of technical assessment criteria; and the technical evaluation of supplier responses.
• To support / conduct technical reviews and workshops to gain acceptance of the QEC IPMS design by customer and project team stakeholders.
• Interface management at system level and below, and support of enterprise architecture development.
• To assist in Systems Engineering support of Engineering work packages and associated Level 4 plans.
• To provide highly effective and credible Technical Representation for the company when dealing with customers and suppliers.
• Other tasks agreed with the Systems Engineering Manager as appropriate.
• To support the business front end and marketing activity, and product road mapping as required

Requirements for this Senior Systems Engineer role

• Good understanding of requirements engineering within Defence Projects
• Knowledge of the “Vee” cycle.
• Good people management skills
• Good understanding of formal design processes
• Good planning, communications, and co-ordination skills
• Good PC skills (Ideally DOORS, System Architect, Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Project).


Due to the nature of the work at this site, applicants must be capable of achieving SC level UK security clearance. Current clearance is not a requirement.

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK