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Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer required on an initial 6 month contract in the Bedfordshire area to work for a renowned defence company.



My client is seeking talented individuals who can firstly support the delivery of existing and emerging analysis tasks and potentially grow into positions of key responsibility supporting the broader development of their AWAC (UK MoD Air Weapons Advisory Committees) business domain through strategic technical planning and leadership.

Required skills:
AWAC development and advice tasks are costed and delivered within a robust systems engineering framework.

It is essential that successful candidates understand and have experience of a software focussed systems engineering lifecycle and the corresponding tools, techniques and artefacts underpinning delivery of certified product.
The design, development, test and exploitation of mathematical models used to predict the dynamic behaviour of systems including air platforms, weapons, rounds and fragmentation.
The ownership and delivery of complete tasks from requirements elicitation and proposal development, through data capture, model setup and exploitation, results analysis and reporting.

Desired skills:
The development and use of aerodynamic data in the model based characterisation of air system dynamic behaviour
Awareness of the role and implications of different numerical techniques in the model based prediction of air system dynamics
Monte-Carlo modelling approaches and the corresponding derivation of statistical confidence levels for derived predictions
Characterisation of warhead fragmentation

Due to the nature of the work, successful candidates must able/ willing to undergo Security Clearance to SC Level.