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Systems Engineer

  • Location: Crawley
  • Salary: £55 - 60 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 months ago

Systems Engineer

Location:              Crawley – hybrid working available

Duration:             6 months

Rate:                   £55 - £60 per hour LTD (outside IR35)


Our client requires a Systems Engineer who will work on a Ground Mission Support System within their Flight Avionics department.

Key tasks and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Initial capture & management of the System/Subsystem Requirements
  • Creation of Solution, Functional, and Physical System Architectures (Inc. modelling or prototyping) and preparation of System Specifications and Interface Control Documentation
  • Liaison with Customers
  • Preparation of Technical Statements of Work for, and management of, equipment suppliers
  • Preparation of System/Subsystem Test and Integration Specifications, and performing the Integration, Qualification & Trials of equipment installed on the target platforms
  • Contributing to Safety and Airworthiness Certification of products


Proven Ability / Key Skills

  • Knowledge of System Engineering and System Engineering Processes and Practices, including knowledge of Systems Lifecycles
  • An ability to work with combinations of technologies, to integrate and verify them in a logical and structured way into a system in order to fully satisfy a Customer’s requirement
  • Proven ability of working on Mission Systems
  • Knowledge of requirements capture and management (e.g., in DOORS), or proven ability of system architectural modelling or simulation (e.g., in MatLab or Simulink) is preferred but not essential



Due to the sensitive nature of the product all applicants must have worked within the Defence / Military industry within the last 12 months or be capable of obtaining Security Clearance (SC level minimum).