Systems Engineer - Lan / Wan

Systems Engineer, Harrogate, 6months , Rate £NEG / Umb.
Key words / skills: Systems, Engineer, WAN, LAN,ARM, Security Cleared, SC Cleared, Security Clearance

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Babcock Mission Systems in order to recruit a Systems Engineer to work on a long term contract near Harrogate.
As a Systems Engineer your duties and responsibilities will include:
Role description / task:
We are looking for people who own and deliver, champion high performance and are courageous to challenge the status quo. You will thrive in solving complex problems, using a variety of engineering skill sets to create simple and elegant solutions.

You will work with cutting edge technology and tools to develop the latest in defensive technology to support our own armed forces and those of our global partners. You will be working in innovative fast paced and agile teams, bringing together the best knowledge from a range of industries and backgrounds in order to deliver new solutions to the real world challenges our customers face on a daily basis

We are proud to design, deliver and support a great number of safety and mission critical systems for our customers. These range from systems on; submarines that operate deep in the ocean, to surface ships operating on the waves, autonomy systems on vehicles deployed on land, sea and air to the communication and information, surveillance and reconnaissance systems that enable the command and control capability required to pull everything together, right up to systems operating in the reaches of space. We provide unrivalled professional and personal experiences that can supercharge your development and career.

This position is a Technical role within Babcock Mission Systems based at Forest moor, near Harrogate

Your main responsibilities will include:
The production of technical information in support of all Mission System projects and new business opportunities across the Systems Engineering (SE) lifecycle.
Ensuring quality of allocated engineering deliverables.
Undertaking SE activities;
System concepts
System capability issues
Enterprise and technology environment
Determining and managing stakeholder requirements
Architectural design
Concept generation
Design for attributes, such as safety, security, ARM, etc.
Functional analysis
Interface management
Maintain design integrity
Modelling and simulation
Preferred solution selection
System robustness
Systems integration, verification, and validation
Transition to operation
Liaising with customer and supplier representatives in the elicitation and acceptance of user and system requirements.
Managing requirements and their acceptance throughout the lifecycle.
Managing and creating interface specifications and certificates.
Producing boundary diagrams and identifying responsibility ownership.
Specifying technical requirements as part of procurement activities.
Maintaining technical documentation for systems and / or projects as applicable.
Undertaking technical management of sub-contractors, both external and internal within levels of delegated authority.

Who we’re looking for
You will be a positive individual with good listening skills who builds strong relationships with customers and colleagues.

Creating, maintaining and following technical procedures and documentation
Working closely with External Vendors and other internal technical teams
Keeps knowledge up-to-date, is a technical resource for others, follows technology practices and standards
Domain knowledge in one of the following areas is desirable:
Military external communications;
Military communications networks (WAN and LAN);
Electronic warfare systems;
Command and control systems;
Software and hardware architecture design.


Skills and attributes
Flexible / open-minded, straightforward and honest
Effective negotiator
Solicits performance feedback, handles conflict and maintains confidentiality
Customer service focussed and possessing a strong work ethic
Capability to organise and prioritise tasks
Flexible approach and ability to work co-operatively within a team environment
Able to work with minimum supervision yet deliver in line with the (Project) deadlines

Education and Qualifications
Ideally you will be a degree qualified, chartered engineer or working towards chartered status within a recognised and relevant professional body.
Alternatively, you may hold an HNC in a relevant engineering discipline in concert with significant and demonstrable subject matter expertise in the systems domain.
INCOSE recognised Systems Engineering qualifications, covering a broad range of the systems life cycle is desirable.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker on 0161 474 6856 / 07788668931.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.