System Engineer - System Design

Portsmouth, Hampshire
25 Jun 2019
25 Jul 2019
Job Type

QinetiQ comprises teams of dedicated people; experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets. We draw on our extensive technical knowledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve some of the world’s most challenging problems.  Our people make the critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving.  Why don’t you join some of the world’s finest scientific and technical minds and help us make tomorrow work today?

Job description/Person specification Key accountabilities:

1. Developing of systems designs reflecting appropriate processes, constraints etc. which are capable of implementation
2. Engaging with customers, other stakeholders, and suppliers on specific technical matters
3. Working as part of a technical team in support of project objectives
4. Performing one or more of Design Definition, Design for . . ., Interface Identification/Definition/Management and Maintenance of Design Integrity
5. Provides support to decision management
6. Produces technical documentation in support of work carried out
7. Delivers work and reports on progress to more senior technical and project staff
8. Escalates significant problems and issues encountered with senior staff
9. Plans and structures own work under direction of project leads

Experience and qualifications:

1. Degree Level qualification or equivalent
2. IEng or equivalent
3. 4 - 7 years plus relevant experience in systems engineering or engineering design

Particular skills/experience required:

1. Design, development, implementation, test, integration, verification and validation, operation and support, update and upgrade of synthetic environment capabilities in support of engineering and training capabilities
2. Knowledge of synthetic environment technologies, applicable engineering techniques, software engineering etc.
3. Knowledge of naval combat systems and their engineering
4. Experience in devising synthetic environment capabilities

QinetiQ Systems Engineering Grading

GG10 - Associate
GG11 - Junior
GG12 - Senior
GG13 - Principal
GG14 - Senior Principal

QinetiQ offers an excellent salary and benefits package commensurate with a large international company some of which are highlighted below:-

• Career development across a diverse International organisation
• 50% off meals at selected restaurants , 40% off cinema tickets.
• Modern and collaborative working  environment
• Pension  - up to 10.5 % Company contributed
• Flexible Working , Social and family events
• Health Cash Plan , Health Screening, Employee Assistance  24/7
• Leading edge technology focus
• Private Medical Insurance  and Dental Insurance at additional cost
• Childcare or After School Club , Annual Leave Purchase  
• Personal Accident Insurance , Annual Travel Insurance
• Gym and sports facilities available at larger sites
• Payroll Giving and Volunteering  - helping charities and local community