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Senior Principal Systems Engineers
Senior Principal Systems Engineers (Tools Group) :
International Defence Organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire is currently looking to recruit two Senior Principal Systems Engineers as result of sustained business growth.
Please Note: you must be eligible for SC (Secret Level) Security Clearance.
The salary on offer is £50k - £55k + Great Benefits including 15% Annual Bonus, Flexitime, Healthcare and Pension.
Senior Principal Systems Engineer - Job Description:
Provision of in-project support to Systems Engineering methods activities.
Key responsibilities include:
Providing in-project consultancy style support to key projects, in particular during their start-up phase, tailored to project needs to ensure maximum project benefit is obtained from best practice use
Act as an expert on all aspects of systems engineering and provide projects with access to such expertise.
Provide support to technical reviews and investigations to projects
Assessing current expertise relating to core Systems Engineering techniques and developing/delivering process improvement and behavioural change to teams.
Supporting implementation of international alignment on SE knowledge and expertise (International and National based)
Ability to understand and implement MBSE (Model Based Systems Engineering) concepts into practising projects.
Ensuring consideration of a full lifecycle approach to the design of weapon systems into project teams.
Generation and delivery of training and education to material to project teams on a national and international level.
Carry out investigations into a full range of problems, issues or developments and develop and prepare solutions, individually or as a member of a project team.
Manage and report against the groups work programmes, including analysis of risk, to ensure the group delivers its accountabilities
Positive feedback from project systems designers with relation to technical advice and guidance provided
Formal assessment against PLCE and MBSE milestones.
Implementation of Best Practice across projects
Delivery of appropriate training to Project Systems Engineers
Expert in Systems Engineering.
A sound understanding of state of the art systems engineering tools and techniques and their application in the systems engineering domain
Significant experience of full lifecycle issues from concept through to disposal on major projects
Significant understanding of design for cost and the effect of through life cost issues
Capable of working autonomously and proactively
Previous experience of any of the following would be ideal; DOORS , UML, SysML , Matlab , Simulink , MODAF or Rhapsody
Excellent communication skills are essential
Excellent problem solving skills
Degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, plus a number of years relevant experience