Systems Engineer

  • Location

    Essex, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £45 - £55 per hour

  • Contact:

    Amy Minnock

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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  • Client:


Systems Engineer

Location: Harlow, Essex

Duration: 6 months

Rate: £45-£55 per hour LTD

Our client seeks a Systems Engineer to work within their Air Traffic Management Business area, in Harlow. The role will provide support to the System Design Authority, supporting the development and management of project requirements, generation of customer technical documentation, participation in technical design reviews and supporting the generation of bid proposal material and submission of bids in response to customer requests.

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing the requirements for contracted programmes throughout the product lifecycle
  • Analysis of the system architecture and design, to ensure requirements will be met
  • Systems design and development, working closely with the internal team and suppliers to develop suitable technical solutions

Proven Ability / Key Skills


  • Proven ability across the systems engineering lifecycle with specific focus on requirements generation, management and traceability
  • Proficient in generation of technical documentation for customers
  • Proven ability of tracing requirements through test plans, via evidence, to customer sell-off
  • Appreciation of the System-of-Systems concepts, and ensuring that wider System capabilities are being managed at System level
  • Ability to work within agreed timescales
  • Ability to work in a team and perform under pressure


  • Proficient with the IBM Rational DOORS toolset
  • Proven ability with configuration management systems


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).