Systems Engineer - Military Comms

£35000 - £50000 per annum
03 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2017
Glenn Vickery
Contract Type
Full Time
Systems Engineer – Military Comms

This is an immediate requirement for a Systems Engineer or Systems Consultant with experience of working on Military Communications and Information Systems (CIS).

A great opportunity has arisen for a Systems Engineer to work for a leading UK design Consultancy in the Southampton area. This Systems engineer role will be working directly with a number of UK clients to help with the design and development of new UK Deployed Communication Systems.

Travel to UK customer sites in the South will be required for 1 or 2 days a week



Responsibilities for this systems engineer role

- Working as part of a team to produce system designs from concept through to high level design
- Applying and adapting your system design skills between specific areas of business challenge or opportunity, spanning a range of existing and emerging technologies including (but not limited to) applications, middleware, network infrastructure and radio bearers
- Growing and managing architecture products, through the development of data models, standards and the design and implementation of processes and tools that drive coherent, consistent and value-adding use of the architectures;
- Understanding & interpreting business or technical requirements and translate these into defined system models;
- Engage with relevant stakeholders to establish consensus on viability of solution options and the associated benefits and risks;
- Seek to develop system solutions in alignment with recognised architecture development methodologies (e.g. TOGAF, Zachman etc.) and support a systems on-going evolution;

Requirements for this Systems Engineer role

- Stakeholder engagement, both internal and external.
- Passionate about delivering business value through innovative application of technology;
- Ability to think outside of the technical solution to consider factors such as training, information, security and management.
- Ability to tackle problems and define solutions from a commercial perspective;
- Flexibility in approach and attitude;
- Willingness to learn and adapt quickly;
- Ability to work independently and under pressure, whilst prioritising the work effectively;
- Excellent interpersonal and communication;
- Ability to assimilate and retain knowledge quickly;
- Able to influence and be a part of the key decision making process; and
- Ability to articulate and interpret technical language to non-technical individuals


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.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.