Principal Systems Engineer - Submarines
Location: Broad Oak or Frimley
Would you like to work on a major submarine system upgrade programme? As a Principal Systems Engineer, you'll be responsible for managing Requirements, creating designs, and overseeing suppliers.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to work on a high profile engineering programme, enabling you to interact with a number of internal and external stakeholders including the Ministry of Defence.
Your main responsibilities as a Principal Systems Engineer will involve:
Leading the management and development of the system Requirements through DOORS, and related assurance activities
Overseeing the development of submarine system technology updates and design improvements
Liaising with the Engineering Manager and submarine system Technical Authorities in the development of the Requirements and designs
Liaising with internal and external customers to ensure System Requirements are adequately supported through planning, installation, integration and trial activities
Liaising with bid team to develop supporting documentation with technical management of equipment suppliers
Ensuring Requirements are implemented and qualification evidence is generated either by the supplier or on their behalf
Providing realistic programme status, identify problem areas and implement agreed recovery plans
Skills and qualifications required for this role:
Demonstrable Systems Engineering experience, including managing Requirements and acceptance activities
Experience of working with the DOORS software package for Requirements management
Prior Defence or Combat System knowledge
Degree level qualification or equivalent experience
All employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.