Senior/ Principal Systems Engineer

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    Horsham, West Sussex

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    about 1 year ago

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Senior/Principal Systems Engineer


Salary: £40,000 - £60,000

Location: Horsham

A world leader in Fuel Cell Technology are seeking a Senior/Principal Systems Engineer too enable the development power generation systems and electroyser systems.

Responsibilities - Senior/Principal Systems Engineer

  • Technical Leadership of projects and work packages, including leading a team of experienced engineers

  • Work with global partners to understand key drivers, requirements and specifications for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Systems and Solid Oxide Electrolyser Systems

  • Development of system functional and conceptual architectures to meet customer product requirements

  • Engage with discipline leads, senior engineers and project management to manage requirements, interfaces and V&V.

  • Facilitate the use of risk mitigation tools such as FMEAs to track and communicate project risk

  • Develop and oversee V&V plans for systems and subsystems.

  • Manage and communicate project risk

  • Manage IP by tracking IP space, creating new IP and supporting patent process

  • Own the technical content of the design review packs

  • Provide company-wide tool support for requirements management and MBSE tools

  • Ensure Systems Engineering processes are implemented, maintained and improved in accordance with organisational needs.

  • Set up and maintain systems/requirements databases and models.

  • Development and training of staff in the application of systems engineering processes and procedures.

  • Provide plans and estimates for systems engineering activities, tailored to the needs of each project.

Skills and Qualifications - Senior/Principal Systems Engineer

  • BSc/MSc or BEng/MEng in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or similar

  • Systems background and experience

  • Experience in defining and modelling requirements and system architectures

  • Experience using a commercial requirements management tool (e.g. Cognition Cockpit, DOORS) and/or SysML tool (e.g. Enterprise Architect)

  • Experience working with SOEC and SOFC

  • Fundamental thermo-fluids knowledge and understanding

  • Willingness to adapt and tailor working practices to suit the demands of the business

  • Experience of development testing, verification and validation.