Senior Systems Engineer
Competitive + overtime + benefits
The Company and the Role: Trusted Senior Systems Engineer opportunity with a successful Global specialist in surveillance and navigation systems for land and sea environments, this pioneering company are based in North London. With over 250 years of history working in the marine sector and synonymous with the best traditions of nautical achievements, this is an opportunity you do not want to miss out on. The Company provides radar technologies and capabilities of detecting the smallest of targets in clutter. The Company meets the surveillance, safety and security needs of a large variety of land and sea clients across the globe. Due to continued expansion, they are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join the team at a site in North London, and the position is permanent. Apply now! As a Senior Systems Engineer your remit is within the Surveillance Systems business, to develop and deliver Company and Customer Funded systems projects, based upon state-of-the-art technology. Your activities will include all aspects of the Systems Engineering lifecycle from ‘System Concept’ through to ‘Delivery and Acceptance’, including ‘Bid Support’, ‘System Design’ and ‘System Integration’.
Key Features of the Role: Senior Systems Engineer will be expected to understand a range of Engineering disciplines (Software, Mechanical and Electrical) as well as being able to communicate to all internal stakeholders and external customers the process from start to finish. Including expectations and challenges. Systems Engineers will be required to complete system designs and integration tests. Using their understanding of Systems and Product lifecycles from concept through to delivery. You will need to prove your work adaptability and flexibility, to apply your skills, knowledge and experience across a number of different projects and products. The Company is looking for someone with a desire to investigate and utilise new technologies, processes and methods. Expectation to travel within the UK and overseas at short notice as part of the role.
Knowledge and Skills: Current UK resident for the last 5 years and able to confirm proof of address, as well as being either a GB or EU passport holder. A clean UK driving licence and own vehicle. Unfortunately, Visa / Sponsored candidates cannot be considered due to background and security check compliance requirements. Accomplished Systems Engineer with experience in system designs, integration and test with an understanding of Systems and ‘whole product lifecycle’ (concept, generation, concept demonstration, development, production, and in-service support). Understanding of a range of engineering disciplines (Software, Mechanical and Electrical supported by both practical and theoretical, backed up by either a degree level qualification in Engineering / Mathematics / Physics, or relevant equivalent work-based experience. Clear and current understanding of Radar Systems is desirable, as well as a working knowledge of developing systems, using communication protocols is very desirable such as (RS485, RS232, TCP-IP, Canbus etc.) Having led multi-skilled engineering teams and delivering engineering packages of work to time, cost and quality. A current Member of a Professional Engineering Institution (e.g. IMechE, IET, INCOSE). Other key knowledge and skills that are desirable by the Company are product development for Naval Platforms, experience of working with or on navigation equipment. You must be able to carry out the physical requirements of the job role.
What’s on Offer: A competitive basic salary (mid to top end of the current average range for a Senior Systems Engineer based in London), a complimentary range of excellent benefits and amazing career progression within a global corporate company. Benefits include: Overtime options with a potential to double your salary, or days off in lieu. Additional down time between national and international travel to client sites. Group Stakeholder Pension Scheme. Life Assurance Cover. Employee Assistance Programme - Consisting of a legal, bereavement assistance, medical information services and counselling helplines. Healthshield Scheme Designed to assist employees with dental, optical, physiotherapy, complementary therapies, specialist consultations, tests, chiropody and health screening costs. This also includes additional benefits for hospital patient care, stays and surgeries. Personal Accident Protection and quick payment of claims. Membership of fitness centres and corporate rates. Costco card at heavily discounted price for all employees. Cycle Scheme and cycle to work scheme. Flu vaccination. Childcare vouchers. Optical allowance. Subsidised restaurant. The Travel Club with free membership and a wide range of discounts across many holiday destinations and excursions. Plus £100 off your first booking and access to the VIP lounge.
Posted 7 days ago