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Systems Engineer

  • Location: Rochester
  • Salary: £58.25 per hour Umbrella or £51.92 per hour PAYE (inclusive of holiday allowance)
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Aerospace and Defence
  • Contact: Amy Minnock
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 707 1516
  • Expiry Date: 26 May 2022
  • Job Ref: 187553AMK

Systems Engineer


Location:             Rochester, Kent

Duration:             Contract to 08/10/2021 initially

Rate:                    £58.25 per hour Umbrella or £51.92 per hour PAYE (inclusive of holiday allowance)


An exciting opportunity has arisen within Electronic Systems at Rochester for a Systems Engineer. The Systems Engineer will work as part of an integrated project team developing world-leading systems.

As a Systems Engineer your main responsibilities will involve working in a team environment to develop systems that meet the complex and demanding requirements of our customers. These systems provide high-integrity solutions for our military and commercial products.

As a Systems Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include a number of the following:

  • Systems engineering for airborne and/or safety-critical products containing real-time embedded software
  • Knowledge and ability in requirements capture and management
  • System and/or equipment level design
  • Ability with tools such as MATLAB/Simulink, Enterprise Architect, DOORS
  • Use of modelling language SysML
  • Knowledge of electronics, optics or mechanics
  • System level verification activities
  • Hardware/Software integration and rig-testing skills
  • Problem solving skills



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).