Systems Engineer – QEC Mission Systems

  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Aleksander Piorunski

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:


Systems Engineer - QEC Mission Systems

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £400-500 p/d DOE

Contract length: 12 months initial contract

Key accountabilities:

  • Application of systems engineering approach and execution of key systems engineering activities with limited supervision
  • Eliciting requirements, understanding them, and addressing their satisfaction
  • Scheming overall system solutions in satisfaction of requirements and constraints
  • Undertakes integration, test and acceptance activities within a systems engineering context with limited supervision
  • Identifying and addressing through-life (e.g. support) considerations
  • Engaging with customers, other stakeholders, and suppliers on technical issues
  • Working as part of a technical team in support of project objectives
  • Production of technical documentation in support of work carried out
  • Delivers work and reports on progress to more senior technical and project staff
  • Escalates significant problems and issues encountered with senior technical and project staff
  • Provides support to decision management
  • Plans and structures own work under direction of project leads

Experience and qualifications:

  • Degree Level qualification or equivalent
  • IEng or equivalent
  • 4 - 7 years plus relevant experience in systems engineering or engineering

Particular skills/experience required:

  • Knowledge of QEC mission system - advice side activity
  • QEC design documentation system
  • System design/evolution
  • Knowledge of integration, test and acceptance activities
  • Def Stan 21-88 and NCSISS processes/approach (desirable)