Systems Engineer

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    East Sussex, England

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    £50000 - £65000 per annum

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    Harry Garvin

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    about 1 year ago

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Systems Engineer - Aerospace
Salary - Up to £65,000 (depending on experience)
Location - Sussex

Systems Engineer - Aerospace - Role Summary
A global defence / aerospace organisation are seeking a Systems & Requirements Engineer. The role will centre on complex electronics , mechanical , electro-mechanical and pneumatic subsystems for operation and integration on air platforms

Responsibilities of Systems Engineer - Aerospace :

  • System requirement definition and sub system de-composition

  • Working within an IPT to ensure requirements can be achieved

  • Managing requirements and verification analysis via established tools and methodologies. Ensuring the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical , schedule and cost constraints

  • Undertaking 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

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

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

  • Providing concise and robust systems requirements database to customer and equipment owners , generation of requirements metrics to support KPI's and management reporting

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

Experience & Skills for Systems Engineer - Aerospace:

  • Substantial aerospace industry experience in a systems requirements engineering environment

  • A degree in Maths , Physics or related engineering field is required , or equivalent working experience

  • Experience working within the guidelines of government specifications , handbooks and applications


  • System design including architectures , performance analysis and integration aspects

  • Awareness of DOORS

  • Awareness of Project Lifecycle including NPI

If you feel you have the required skills to succeed as a Systems Engineer - Aerospace , please APPLY NOW..!!