Defence Analyst

  • Job Reference: N6476-1A
  • Date Posted: 10 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Gregory-Martin International
  • Location: Portsmouth / Bristol / Corsham / Partially Remote Working
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £50,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy, Government & Defence, I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Systems Engineer Consultant / Defence Analyst – Space Systems, Satellite Communications


Our client seeks an experienced Systems Engineer / Defence Analyst to undertake systems engineering consultancy on key Ministry of Defence (MOD) programmes. You will have a background preferably in Space Systems and C4ISTAR engineering, with a sound understanding of scientific and mathematical techniques and the proven ability to develop technical solutions to business problems.

Candidates will require expertise in some or all of the following skills:

  • Systems Engineering Lifecycle
  • Space Systems development or Space Systems Operations is preferable
  • ITiL or eTOM
  • European Cooperation for Space Standardization (ECSS) Standards useful
  • Defining, analysing and documenting requirements (incl. use of DOORS)
  • Tools and techniques to develop concepts and enterprise architectural solutions including MODAF and TOGAF
  • Satellite Systems Toolkit (STK)
  • Technology and capability roadmapping
  • Stakeholder engagement and workshop facilitation
  • Electronics
  • Degree educated or equivalent, Electronics, Physics, Maths, Scientific based technical subject  


Desirable candidates will have solid systems engineering experience and expertise to support its growing operations in the South/Southwest, with successful candidates able to work from home and on client sites.


Successful candidates will have the experience or aspirations to undertake demanding consultancy assignments, with the flexibility to work for a rapidly growing company.


The role is permanent with excellent opportunities for career development. 


Candidates will already have either SC or DV UK Security Clearance


Keywords:  Systems Engineer, Systems Engineering. Defence Analyst, Defence, Analysis, MOD, Space Systems Satellite Communications, C4ISTAR, Mathematical, Space Systems Operation, ITiL, eTOM, ECSS Standards, DOORS, Requirements Analysis, Satellite Systems Toolkit, STK, Consultancy, TOGAF, MODAF, Enterprise Architectures, Skynet, Aerospace, Electronics


Systems Engineer Consultant / Defence Analyst – Space Systems, Satellite Communications

Salary:  £50,000 to £70,000 plus benefits / flexible hybrid working

Location:  Portsmouth, Hampshire / Bristol / Corsham, Wiltshire