Principal Systems Engineer

County of Bedfordshire  ‐ Onsite
This project has been archived and is not accepting more applications.
Browse open projects on our job board.


Systems Engineering Network Interface Controllers Demonstration Skills Architecture Traceability Recruitment Multidisciplinary Approach Software Engineering Software Requirements Analysis Verification and Validation (Software) Subsystems Systems Integration Technical Writings Technical Management User Requirements Documents Testing DOORS (Software)


Luton (90% on-site)
£60 - £65 p/h INSIDE IR35
12 month contract
*UK Eyes only*

An opportunity for a Contract Engineer to work in the Combat Air Sector - This role will focus on the development and upgrade of the Praetorian DASS (Defensive Aids SubSystems) products. The role entails applying knowledge and experience of systems engineering to support the specification, design, development, integration and testing of these systems.

What you'll do

Our Systems Engineers work in multidisciplinary teams spanning a range of activities that help pull together all the necessary engineering and technology strands into a high-performance system.

Typical work you might be involved in:

Work alongside internal stakeholders to understand user needs and requirements with which to define and influence system requirements and designs, ensuring traceability for design compliance and acceptance.
Develop and run test strategies to demonstrate design and implementation compliance, ensuring end-to-end traceability to achieve certification.
Support system integration, verification, and validation activities to test and analyse performance and effectiveness.
Develop and deliver engineering specifications, reports and presentations.

What we need from you

A solid foundation in a relevant technical domain exploited in an EW systems context/application.

High proficiency in requirements generation and management using IBM DOORS.

Experience of authoring detailed design artefacts in support of requirements specifications.

Good understanding of design compliance and acceptance criteria relating to requirements and architecture progressive verification and validation at varying stages of maturity.

Strong understanding of systems engineering principles across the development life cycle.

Previous experience of technical leadership of complex products.

Ability to perform effective interface control management, both in terms of application and derivation, at a sub-system, system and system-of-system levels including the generation of interface control documents.

Self-motivated with an aptitude for problem solving and driving challenging issues to a conclusion alongside excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills.

Ability to obtain SC Clearance for UK-caveated programmes

The JM Longbridge Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim/contract/temporary positions. The JM Longbridge Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.

Start date
12 months
JM Group
Published at
Project ID:
Contract type
To apply to this project you must log in.