Belfast, County Antrim
Up to £50 per hour
8 months ago
We are recruiting for a Systems Engineer who can undertake the full design life cycle, both front-end System Requirements & Design tasks, but who is equally capable of undertaking back-end Integration, Verification and Validation activities. With opportunity to work across multiple projects at varies stages of the life-cycle including new and existing projects this is truly a varied role.
Key Responsibilities and Tasks
o Requirements capture & management: Capture Customer & End user needs and distil into Functional and non-functional requirements. Manage the derivation & flow-down of lower-level (Subsystem / component) Requirements.
o System Architecture definition: from the agreed System requirements, assist in the definition of candidate System architectures. Undertake candidate trade-off studies / Decision Analysis to arrive at agreed Functional & Physical Solution Architecture
o System Design: create detailed system / subsystem designs, including buy / team / make decisions, specification of internal / external interface definitions & information flows.
o Ensure Speciality Engineering (Safety, Security, ILS) is fully integrated within the Systems Design life-cycle with particular emphasis on reducing whole-life-cycle costs and ensuring that a supportability solution is "engineered in"
o Integration strategy: Assist with deriving a risk-based integration strategy i.e. one where the highest technical risks are driven out via early integration within the overall system solution
o Write and agree the Integration strategy with key project stakeholders, tailoring the standard IV&V process to meet the needs of the project & Integration Plans
o Write / Review & Execute Integration test scripts
o Support the establishment of automated testing on allocated projects
o Propose improvements to IV&V tools and processes
To have a good working knowledge of DOORS and how this tool is used to facilitate successful change management and acceptance.
To have a good working knowledge of various Design tools (e.g. Rhapsody)
To have a good working knowledge of test tools (esp. automated test tools) and test data generation techniques.
To be competent in the use of Microsoft Office
ADDITIONAL SECURITY INFORMATION: WE SEEK A SYSTEMS ENGINEER WHO HAS WORKED IN A MILITARY / DEFENCE ENVIRONMENT / INDUSTRY WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS OR WHO IS CAPABLE OF OBTAINING SECURITY CLEARANCE (SC LEVEL MINIMUM)