Combat System Engineer

Combat Systems Engineer x2

Winfrith, near Dorchester - 6 month contract - Pay rate negotiable

We are looking to recruit two Combat System Engineers to work for a naval client on surface ship Combat Systems and Combat Management System design and integration. These roles will initially be for 6 months and are based near Dorchester, Dorset. The client will consider applications on a negotiable pay rate and there is the scope for both roles to be extended.


  • Prior background working on Surface Ships (T23, T26, T45)
  • Likely to have a Software or Systems Engineering background (Software Engineering for Combat Management System role, Systems Engineering for Combat System role)
  • Knowledge of either: CMS Design and Build and of Weapons and Sensor Integration into CMS - OR - Knowledge of Combat System Design and of Weapons & Sensor Integration onto a Ship
  • Knowledge of; Def Stan 21-88: Policies and Procedures for System Integration in Surface Ships; Def Stan 21-13 (NES 1013) Combat System Interface and Link Documentation Part 3; Def Stan 21-59 System Engineering Guide for Naval Combat Systems; Surface Ship Combat System Handbook (SSCSG)

Please note, due to the sensitive nature of the project involved all candidates must be capable of gaining a full UK MOD Security Clearance to SC level.