Senior Systems Engineer - Military Land Systems

Location North London
Discipline: Defence High Technology Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £ £45,000 - £65,000
Contact name: Andrew Dunne

Contact email: andrew.dunne@firsthandrecruitment.co.uk
Job ref: 10429
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

We are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer for a highly respected Engineering and Tech company with an innovative background working within the marine, security & defence sectors both in the UK and abroad.

More than 90% of the world’s trade is carried by sea, and in this job you will play an important part in developing the next generation of technology to maintain the security of territorial waters and coastlines. You’ll do this by working in collaboration with committed and motivated teams, by investigating and utilising new technologies, processes and methods.

The role will be tasked to work closely with the project, product and bidding teams to engage customers and work to develop the technical specifications of new and future business opportunities.

Who you are:

  • A Senior Systems Engineering professional with experience of the full Systems Lifecycle

  • An understanding of a range of different Engineering disciplines such as Software, Mechanical, and Electrical engineering.

  • An engineer with the flexibility to apply your skills and knowledge across a number of different projects and products at the same time

 

Personal characteristics you will display:

  • Adaptivity

  • Dependability

  • Resourcefulness

  • Proactivity

  • The desire to try new things, and utilise new technologies

Why work here (comments from current and former staff):

  • The flexibility to apply skills and knowledge across a number of different projects and products across the organisation is great here.

  • You’ll learn a lot of new skills. Overseas training is provided regularly. Good medical benefits. Good work/ life balance is achieved. Overall a good place to work.

Any experience of working on Radar Systems would be a distinct advantage, but not a 100% must for this vacancy.

This position would be suitable for candidates that have previously worked in one of the following positions:

System Architect, Systems Engineer, Systems Design Engineer, Project Engineer, Systems Design Authority.