Systems and Requirements Engineer

Role: Systems and Requirements Engineer
East Sussex
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Depending on experience)

A market leading Defence/Aerospace company are seeking a Systems and Requirements Engineer to get involved in complex electronics , mechanical , electro-mechanical and pneumatic subsystems

Responsibilities include:

  • System requirement definition and sub system de-composition

  • Work with the team to ensure requirements can be achieved

  • Manage requirements and verification analysis . Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical , schedule and cost constraints

  • Undertake technical planning , system integration , verification and validation , cost and risk and supportability and effectiveness analyses at all levels of total system "product" to include: concept , design , fabrication , test , installation , operation , maintenance and disposal

  • Preparation of documentation with the end goal of system qualification and product certification

  • Produce plans / schedules in line with the Work Breakdown Structure ( WBS ) and in conjunction with the Programme Manager and or allocated resources

  • Performing integration and / or test of all components , ensuring electrical and physical compatibility to meet program technical , schedule and cost objectives

  • Provide concise and robust systems requirements database to customer and equipment owners

  • Performs functional analysis , timeline analysis , detail trade studies , requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications


  • Bachelor's Degree in ME, EE, SW, Math, Physics or related engineering field is required.

  • 5+ years of experience working within the guidelines of Government Specifications , Handbooks and applications.

  • Minimum 5 year's industry experience in a Systems Requirements Engineering Environment preferred.

Desired skills:

  • System design including architectures, performance analysis and integration aspects

  • Awareness of DOORS

  • Awareness of CADMID

  • Awareness of Safety including FMECA , FRACAS , DRACAS , Hazard Analysis , Safety Assessments etc.

  • Knowledge of Risk Management ; ILS , ILM ; and Design Verification Activities

  • Experience in Military / Aerospace Sector