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Model Based Systems Engineer

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District
  • Salary: £55.85 - 55.85 per hour + Umbrella (Inside IR35)
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

£55.85 per hour umbrella / £47.96 per hour PAYE (inclusive of holiday pay)

Max 2 consecutive days per fortnight on-site plus ad hoc workshops, supplier / customer meetings etc as required and agreed with reasonable notice.

Job Role:

  • To develop and enact the model-based systems engineering activities in the concept phase of a major System of Systems programme.
  • To undertake systems architectural modelling for System of Systems design level, in

collaboration with engineers of other disciplines and key customer representatives.

  • To provide subject matter expertise support on Model Based Systems Engineering.
  • To liaise with internal and external stakeholders to mature systems and system supporting


  • To support the development of Systems Engineering Management Plans and similar

strategy and implementation documents, and the supporting governance and assurance


Key Responsibilities:

  • Development and adaption of model based systems engineering approach to meet systems engineering, programme and customer needs.
  • Development and enactment of model based systems engineering processes, guidance and management plans.
  • Execution of systems modelling activities with limited supervision.
  • Engaging with customers and stakeholders on specific technical matters.
  • Working as part of a technical team in support of project objectives.
  • Produce technical documentation in support of work carried out.
  • Plans and structures own work under direction of project leadership.
  • Delivery and progress reporting to senior technical and project staff.
  • Escalates significant problems and issues encountered with senior staff.
  • Provide subject matter expertise, consultancy and guidance to Engineering Management on MBSE.
  • Supporting and governing other systems and subsystems teams as a Subject Matter Expert on Model Based Systems Engineering.

Key Attributes:

  • Degree qualified in relevant STEM subject or demonstrable experience of working as a systems engineer in complex projects.
  • Experience in Systems Engineering in particular for complex systems of systems.
  • Experience developing and adapting Model Based Systems Engineering activities to meet programme and customer needs.
  • Experience in the application of Model Based Systems Engineering tools, techniques and notations.
  • Experience of System Architectural modelling with UML and SysML or similar.
  • Awareness of architecture description frameworks (e.g. MODAF).
  • Awareness of technical issues relating to MBSE including configuration control and method integration.
  • Experience of using of Sparx Enterprise Architect highly desirable.
  • Ability to interact and influence a wide variety of stakeholders.
  • Awareness of relevant systems engineering standards such as ISO/IEC/IEEE 15288.