Systems Engineer

  • Location

    Dorset, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence, Aerospace Software and Systems

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  • Contact:

    Katy Webb

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months+

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Morson International are currently looking to recruit a number of Systems Engineers to work for one of our Large Aerospace Clients based in Dorset. These are contract positions for 6 months rolling.


Reporting direct to the IPTs, assisting with multiple engineering qualification activities ensuring that these are assigned, lead and appropriately coordinated including meeting all technical governance and customer requirements.

Assist with projects, coordinate, and work effectively with team members from various functions across multiple customers (internal and external) for production and fielded programs including;

  • Supporting initial capability assessments, interpretation, and understanding of customer requirements.
  • Work with other functions to determine complete lifecycle requirements and ensure those functions are engaged and involved in the technical solution estimates and solution implementation.
  • Develop test and acceptance criteria for requirements.
  • Identify risks, issues and opportunities and develop mitigation plans.
  • Review and negotiate engineering estimates with the internal IPTs and internal customers.
  • Assist with the leading of the project(s) and be responsible for technical execution in accordance with SoWs and effectively manage change throughout the project.
  • Ensure engineering resource requirements and staffing is identified and coordinated throughout the detail / assembly testing life cycle.
  • Develop trusting relationships with FAA Unit Members (UM)
  • Demonstrates the ability to plan work, and develop/use meaningful metrics to evaluate project status.

Applicants will ideally have the following:

Sub system experience and product knowledge is desired.

An appreciation of Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE) techniques, FAA conformity, and qualification is required.