Systems Engineer / Defence Analyst - C4ISTAR, SATCOM, Engineering – MOD

  • Job Reference: N5232-30A
  • Date Posted: 17 May 2018
  • Location: Bristol / Corsham, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Government & Defence, I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
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  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Systems Engineer / Defence Analyst - C4ISTAR, SATCOM, Engineering – MOD


Our client is a rapidly growing SME and provides technical consultancy services to UK Government, and the Ministry of Defence (MOD) in particular. 


Our client is looking to recruit experienced Systems Engineer / Defence Analyst undertaking systems engineering and operational analysis activities in key Ministry of Defence (MOD) programmes. You will have a consultancy background preferably in C4ISTAR, SATCOM, Satellite Communications 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. 

Defining, analysing and documenting requirements (including use of DOORS). 

Analytical and modelling experience. 

Tools and techniques to develop concepts and architectural solutions including MODAF. 

Cost-benefit analysis. 

Technology and capability road mapping. 

Support and advice to MOD decision makers. 

Stakeholder engagement and workshop facilitation.

Experience in Defence/MOD.

Defence Analysis.

Satellite Communications, SATCOM


Our client requires British Nationals with current SC or DV clearance.

Degree level or equivalent Systems Engineering, Electronics, Maths, Physics, Operational Research or Engineering based subjects.


Our client is looking for candidates with several years of relevant expertise to support its growing operations in the South West, with successful candidates based in the Company’s Bristol office. Successful candidates will have the experience or aspirations to undertake demanding consultancy assignments, with the flexibility to work for a rapidly growing SME. Remuneration is competitive with excellent opportunities for career development.


Keywords:  Defence, MOD, Cost Benefits Analysis, Modelling, MODAF, DOORS, Systems Engineering Lifecycle, Maths, Operational Research, C4ISTAR, Mathematical Modelling, Scientific, Analytical. Satellite Communications, SATCOM.


Defence Analyst / Systems Engineer / Operational Analysis – C4ISTAR Engineering, SATCOM – MOD

Salary: £40,000 to £60,000

Location:  Bristol / Corsham, Wiltshire