Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer - Contract - Wimborne, Dorset

Based in Wimborne, Dorset

£50 - £60 per hour (InsideIR35)

Must be eligible for SC Clearance


  • Be responsible for engineering work packages and act as a primary focal for all technical matters.

  • Engage with the customers on a regular basis to ensure consensus on the technical approach, path to certification / clearance / acceptance and a well-established understanding on the delivery milestones and expectations

  • Work with other engineering functions, provide technical oversight, ensure they fully understand and deliver to the project schedule and quality requirements

  • Engage with the stakeholders (both internal and external) to identify project requirements, ensure compliance with agreed processes and achievement of project delivery objectives.

  • Review ground and flight test data to generate insights and a potential way-forward

  • Support failure investigations, generate, review, and approve change, conformance and failure documentation, maintaining perspective on the project and system requirements.

Desired Skills:

  • Good appreciation for Systems or Mechanical Engineering

  • Appreciation for reliability, maintainability, availability and sustainability of aerospace systems

  • Able to work with others and build trusted partnership

  • Able to communicate well and articulate technical solutions to customers and internal stakeholders Proactive and self-motivated individuals to drive the project by leading from the front

  • A quick learner of systems, processes, working approaches and methodologies