Lead Systems Engineer

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    Basildon, Essex

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    £1 - £2 per annum

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    Hannah Pepper

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    8 months ago

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Lead Systems Engineer - Electro-Optical

A world leading Aerospace and Defence organisation are seeking a Lead Systems Engineer to focus on Electro-Optic/Camera integrated systems.

The successful candidate must have substantial experience in all aspects of the Systems Engineering lifecycle and be able to coordinate existing knowledge and data on current programmes.

Key Accountabilities - Lead Systems Engineer

+ Lead the technical aspects of the equipment integration and development programme to satisfy customer needs.

+ Technical lead for the coordination and management of technical work breakdown packages.

+ Writing of technical management and execution plans aligned to company framework processes.

+ Technical leadership and development of Systems Engineering teams. Supporting the development of current and future Systems architectures/designs (including Systems of Systems) and their implementation.

+ Robust capture and review of design artefacts as appropriate for all stages in the engineering lifecycle appropriate for managing existing systems and for taking concepts through to production.

Skills and knowledge required - Lead Systems Engineer

+ Experience of the Systems Engineering lifecycle, from development and management of requirements (using DOORS) through to acceptance testing.

+ Awareness of Functional analysis and Specification development.

+ Conducting, analysing and reporting of qualification testing to support design certification.

+ Natural ability to work with other disciplines and external suppliers/customers.

The successful candidate would be leading Systems Engineering activity upon projects associated with both internally funded products as well as products directly deliverable to key customers within short timescales. The successful candidate would be joining a dedicated team with a full and stretching workload. For more information, apply now!!!