Systems Architect Engineer

Job Description

Systems Architect Engineer / Senior Systems Engineer – Aerospace Systems

 

Our client is a highly successful Aerospace Company they have an exciting opportunity for a Systems Architect Engineer / Senior Systems Engineer).

 

Essential Requirements for this role include:

  • Strong systems engineering background (mechanical or electronic) in the context of Aerospace Systems.
  • Good requirements management experience utilising DOORS – but ideally other programs including DOORS NG (next gen), SCADA and CRADLE
  • Demonstrable model-based systems engineering experience

 

The Senior Architect Engineer role is responsible for leading System Engineer activities across a number of projects as well as providing informal direction to other Systems Engineers within the project teams as required. The Senior Engineer will drive the investigation and implementation of new tools and techniques into the Systems Engineering team to enable the successful delivery of project and programme System requirements in accordance with customer requirements, legislation, human factors, and business needs to agreed quality standards within the capture/management tools.

 

As a Systems Architect Engineer, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Good knowledge and experience in Aerospace Requirements Management utilising software that could include ‘CRADLE’, DOORS, DOORS NG & SCADA databases or similar requirements management software tools.
  • Able to drive model-based systems engineering process and implement into an organisation.
  • Able to integrate multiple complex initiatives to drive a coherent overall strategy.
  • Significant experience of implementing change projects in complex environments.
  • Effective communicator in formal and informal situations
  • Has experience supporting teams of less experienced Systems Engineers.
  • Degree qualified or equivalent in appropriate engineering discipline

 

As a Systems Architect Engineer, your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Assist the Systems Engineering Manager in the formulation of system requirements strategy including Model Based Systems Engineering process’ and implement into the BU.
  • Understanding the “exploratory search” aspects in terms of user needs and generating them into Use cases and finally into a set of requirements.
  • Provide support to the Engineering IPT Managers in negotiation of customer requirements.
  • Prepare System requirements specifications in accordance with customer requirements, legislation, human factors and business needs.
  • Manage the capture of system level requirements through a disciplined and rigorous approach and peer check the requirements (validation) and database architecture.
  • Support the configuration control aspect of change management across the business.
  • Work with each IPT to identify test/verification requirements and facilitate the automated production of integration and verification plans, verification reports/matrices.
  • Provide effective process and technical (requirement tool) leadership, including conducting training/workshops for all competency levels, including to other departments as required.
  • Maintain Engineering process documents that cover requirements management, Validation & Verification.
  • Champion innovative solutions for requirements management to meet business goals, schedule, quality and cost targets across all IPTs within the context of the company’s lifecycle management process.

 

Keywords:  Aerospace, Systems Engineer, Refuelling, Fuel Systems, Mechanical, Electronics, Systems Models, Requirements Management, DOORS, CRADLE, Validation, Verification, Electro Mechanical, Requirements Capture, Systems Requirements, Systems Architect Engineer

 

Systems Architect Engineer / Senior Systems Engineer – Aerospace Systems

Salary:  competitive plus bonus, 25 days holiday, generous pension, life insurance, and many other benefits

Location:  Wimborne, Dorset