Systems Engineer

£35000 - £40000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Systems Engineer

My client is a market leader in the provision of secure communications, information assurance and ISTAR systems to defence customers worldwide. Due to a strong workload, they are looking to recruit several Senior Systems Engineers in Greenford or Gloucester to conduct systems engineering and requirement management activities.

The successful candidate will need Systems design experience of complex systems that includes the design of software or FPGA/ASIC-based real-time embedded processing systems and be able to contribute to design reviews and present material in specialist area. You will be required to decompose user, security and business requirements into lower-level functionality, suitable for communication to implementation teams, and be capable of making trade-off judgments to guide in architecting potential solutions.

To be suitable for the Systems Engineer roles, you will need a relevant degree / HND or equivalent, along with significant prior experience in a systems engineering role. You will need a full understanding of the system engineering lifecycle and V-model. You will need experience of requirements management tools (IBM DOORS or similar tools) and to have a familiarity with commercial and military standards. An ability to tailor requirements and design to ensure design for test and design for manufacture is considered will be required as will an ability to model and characterise systems behaviour using C++ or similar applications to fully define HW, SW or FW solutions. A knowledge and / or experience of cryptographic or security systems is an advantage.


Systems Engineers
Greenford OR Gloucester
Up to £40,000 or Up to £350 per day
Permanent or Contract


Systems, DOORS, V model, Design review, Requirement management, military, defence, UML, C++,

This would be a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Systems Engineer with some to work on a challenging role for a market leader in the provision of secure communications, information assurance and ISTAR systems to defence customers worldwide.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

These roles are permanent positions

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