Systems Engineer (Displays & Controls)

  • Location

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence, Aerospace Software and Systems

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  • Salary:

    Up to £41.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Andrew Morris

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Our client's Fast Jet Display and Controls team are looking to recruit systems engineers to help develop the current and next generation of the platforms cockpit displays.

Working as a key part of a large multi-disciplinary team, you will be personally responsible for assessing higher level design requirements and converting these into a software level design which can be implemented by our software engineering team.

The role will contain, but will not be limited to, the following:

  • Analysis of system level design requirements written in Statemate
  • Generation of software level design requirements in Statemate
  • Production of software design hazard analysis
  • Peer review of other team members design changes
  • Defect investigation to understand and correct problems with the design
  • Maintenance of the interface control definition between aircraft black boxes
  • There may also be opportunities for staff to multi skill and become involved in product testing and/or software development

Proven Ability / Key Skills

  • Proven ability working on an engineering design project
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and a keen analytical mind
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint


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).