Principal Requirements Engineer
Would you like an interesting and challenging position within Combat Systems? We currently have a vacancy for a Principal Systems Engineer - Requirements at our site in either Frimley or Weymouth.
As a Principal Systems Engineer you will be working with cutting edge technology, applying IT principles to a defence platform and gaining exposure to the entire systems engineering lifecycle.
This role will give you the opportunity to work on platforms of national importance, in a company with a healthy order book which offers stability and personal development opportunities.
Your main responsibilities as a Principal Systems Engineer - Requirements will involve:
Managing tasks on DOORS databases in accordance with the BAE Systems corporate scheme including set up, population and maintenance
Leading requirements management tasks, including requirements elicitation; capturing and input into DOORS; taking into account the broader Combat Systems functional and non-functional requirements for all submarine classes
Supporting the design and capture of the verification & validation test cases necessary to achieve task acceptance
Ensuring full traceability within the DOORS database from requirements through design to acceptance
Collating and recording evidence to support task acceptance; providing requirements and acceptance metricised progress reports
Your skills and qualifications as a Principal Engineer - Requirements:Essential:
Degree qualified or equivalent experience
Experience of developing and maintaining coherent sets of requirements and acceptance criteria for complex systems
A working knowledge of DOORS
Experience of Requirements Engineering in a Naval Platform arena (Submarines / Surface Ships - e.g. Navigation/Command & Control / Sonar) ideally, or within other military platforms
Conversant in the use of MS Office packages and IBM Rational Publishing
What we're looking for in you:
You will be able to communicate effectively at all levels with internal and external stakeholders through verbal and written briefings and technical reports. You will also be self- motivated, with the ability to work under your initiative within a multi-discipline team.
Location: Frimley or Weymouth
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.