Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

Job Title: Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Dorset
Salary: £40 - £45 per hour
Start Date: 2018-04-23
Reference: J139886
Contact Name: Holly Auger
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 08, 2018 13:19

Job Description

KDC Resource are working with a leading company in the Defence Industry who are seeking a highly motivated Systems Engineer. This is a chance to work for a worldwide organisation that is first choice as a developer, producer and supplier of defence systems.
The role
The Systems Engineer will be responsible for updating the Systems Engineering Processes and work practises. This will involve:
·A systematic and methodical review of current processes and practices used across the whole product development lifecycle
·Creation of new or updated processes
·Roll-out and introduction into the Business Management System


·Responsible for delivering key system engineering processes across the product lifecycle
·Working with System Design Authorities and Engineering Managers, and other key stakeholders, in the delivery of an updated systems development Life Cycle Management process set.
·Generating technical processes
·The ability to communicate and influence at all levels in a dynamic organisation
·The ability to extract key facts from large amounts of information
·The ability to condense the key points from SE practices and articulate into lean SE processes


·Good sound knowledge and understanding of systems engineering principles and their application to multi-disciplinary (mechanical, electrical, electronic and software design principles) engineering projects
·Knowledge and experience in developing and applying SE process
·Knowledge and experience of INCOSE Systems Engineering practice and principles
·Knowledge and experience in applying ISO Systems and Software Engineering - Life Cycle and Management
·Knowledge and experience in applying Systems and Software Engineering - System Life Cycle Processes
·Qualified to degree level or equivalent (HND/HNC), having worked in a multi-disciplined design environment for a significant period
·Ability to gain SC security clearance