Prinicpal Maritime Systems Engineer

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    Portsmouth, Hampshire

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    James Doherty

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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As a Lead Systems Engineer you will typically take on significant responsibility within development projects, often leading areas or the development of sub-systems. The role requires a broad application of systems engineering knowledge, from the establishing of user needs through to final delivery

Specific Domain Knowledge:
Dependent on the role, knowledge of, and experience in one or more of the following areas is beneficial:
* Radar systems - hardware and software elements
* Radio frequency transmission systems
* Sonar systems and underwater acoustics
* Electromagnetic measurement systems
* Underwater and/or littoral environments.

Key Accountabilities:
* Day-to-day leadership and management of engineering and technical teams to deliver integrated engineering outputs to contracted time, cost and quality that meet the customer's requirements
* Collaboration with Resource Management as required to assign relevant technical work tasks to suitably qualified and experienced personnel
* Ensuring a consistent approach to the integration of engineering outputs across all platform tasks
* Ensuring consistency of technical processes, methods and tools for the delivery stream ensuring a coherent integration of engineering activity to meet customer requirements
* Effective capture and analysis of customer requirements
* Coordination of bids and estimates, generation of technical/solution strategies (e.g. Evaluation & Test Strategy), Technical Delivery Plans and work breakdown structures to support project cost plans and bids
* Production of appropriate Technical Assurance plans and ensuring adherence throughout the project lifecycle
* Identification of project technical risks and assisting the Project Manager with the management of them
* Compliance with business processes and ensuring engineering governance is robust and sound.

Scope and Impact:
* Mentoring of other Systems Engineering staff and activities as required