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Systems Engineer

General Dynamics UK
Oakdale, Blackwood or Remote Working with occasional travel to site
£31,360 to £39,200 dependant upon experience
Closing date
11 Jun 2021
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If you have systems engineering or network engineer experience and you’re looking for an exciting new remote position, General Dynamics wants to hear from you. We’re looking for a full-time Systems Engineer, and the role comes with a salary of £31,360 to £39,200 p/a. The System Engineer will work as part of our Design Services Contract team to develop and maintain complex Tactical C4i communication systems using engineering disciplines.


If you were currently in this Systems Engineer role, here are some of the areas you would have been working in this week:

  • Delivering assigned tasks to address in-service issues and capability gaps
  • Analysing and defining customer requirements
  • Engaging in system and product development, integration, verification and validation


We pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose, offering impressive benefits such as a compressed nine-day fortnight and compressed hours – which means every other Friday off.  A personalised career development plan, alongside regular progress reviews - supporting and valuing your progression within the Company and a flexible working environment where your contributions are recognised and rewarded with a flexible benefits scheme.


To apply, you will need previous experience from a systems engineer, software engineer or network engineer job, along with the following:

  • A relevant qualification and vocational background in engineering
  • Experience using engineering methodologies and tools to manage requirements, architecture/design, system integration and test (desirable)
  • Experience generating technical engineering documents using Microsoft packages


This flexible Systems Engineer role could either be based in our offices in Oakdale, South Wales or remote, requiring occasional travel to our site.  To apply for this remote Systems Engineer job, contact General Dynamics today!


General Dynamics Mission Systems engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. We believe in maintaining a diverse workplace – inclusive of beliefs, cultural background, job experiences, thoughts and ideas. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we welcome you to join our inclusive team!


What sets us apart is a fresh approach that thrives on innovation. It creates an entrepreneurial atmosphere enjoyed by our world-class people.

We are a well-established Company with a firm focus on the future. We are commercially successful and growing fast. Once you talk to us you will see why we stand out from the crowd.

We are world-class but still ambitious; large but still dynamic; growing but still innovative.

General Dynamics has more than 1,300 employees in the UK, including approximately 1,000 who work for General Dynamics UK, located across four sites. Our highly-skilled people relish the fact that we are a recognised leader in the defence industry. They are part of our exciting future. You can be too.

General Dynamics UK is part of General Dynamics Corporation, one of the top six defence companies in the world. General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, employs approximately 92,000 people worldwide. The Company is a market leader in business aviation; land and expeditionary combat systems; armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and information systems and technologies.

More information about the Company is available at

What we do

Pioneering technologies and the quality of our people give us our competitive edge.

As a leading prime contractor and complex systems integrator, we provide network enabled solutions for the UK Ministry of Defence and international markets.

In the UK we are structured around two main businesses: Land Systems and Mission Systems.

Our solutions include:

  • Armoured Fighting Vehicles (AFV)
  • Avionic systems
  • Bowman – Command Battlespace Management (Land) (CBM(L))
  • Command Control Communications Computers and Information (C4I) systems
  • Digitised training solutions and services
  • ISTAR (Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition & Reconnaissance) systems
  • Modelling, simulation and experimentation systems


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