Systems Design Engineer

Stevenage, Hertfordshire

Maintenance and Engineering




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My client is looking for a Systems Design Engineer to join them on a 12 month contract. The role is for a Systems Design Engineer to work on a project which is developing, building and testing real hardware for a key missile sub-system. The role is to design the architecture and to develop the technical requirements for a seeker.
Role: Systems Design Engineer
Pay: Up to £60 per hour via Umbrella
Location: Stevenage
Contract: 12 Months
Hours: Monday – Friday, Project dependant, but at least 60% on-site. Some projects may require 100%
Security Clearance: Security Clearance Require On Submission


  • Provide support to integration and testing teams in capturing test requirements and plans in DOORS
  • Flow-down of system requirements to subsystem requirement specifications
  • Define and maintain design justification record providing linkage from system requirements to subsystem requirements
  • Defining algorithms in firmware and software
  • Development of system-level test sequences
  • Liaise with subsystem teams, to ensure design proposals take into account existing design constraints
  • Model Based System Engineering (MBSE)
  • Supporting safety, security and reliability aspects of projects
  • Support customer working groups as required

Skillset / experience required:

  • DOORS, or other SysML tools


  • You will be able to perform requirements analysis and trade off studies to flow down requirements to seeker sub-assemblies, firmware and software
  • You will be able to demonstrate your systems engineering experience
  • You will be able to demonstrate exposure to system requirements, as well as developing system architecture models and configuration control
  • You will be able to discuss hardware, firmware or software design constraints
  • Knowledge of RF is desirable
  • Have a willingness to learn about the project, tools and methods
  • Demonstrate persistence to get the job done
  • Ability to work as part of a fast paced team

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Hollie Binstead at Line Up Aviation
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