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Senior Strategic Systems Engineer

  • Location: Devonport
  • Salary: Negotiable salary plus benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 25 days ago

  • Sector: Defence
  • Contact: Daniel Wolstenholme
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: ASAP (security clearance depending)
  • Expiry Date: 25 June 2021
  • Job Ref: 1036131
Our client, an industry leading defence contractor, currently have multiple requirements for Senior Strategic Systems Engineers to support submarine projects. This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced engineer, to support our clients’ contribution to the Submarine SWE.  Key elements of the post are:
  • To support the engineering team within SSE.
  • To support contracted tasking for Trident Systems Project Team (TSPT) outputs.
  • To represent our clients’ strategic system engineering capability within the SWE.
  • To maintain a unified and coherent approach to strategic systems engineering support across our clients’ business units.
  • To work effectively with other UK strategic system Industry Partners within the SWE.
  • To act as a subject matter expert for Submarine Strategic Systems (SWS /SWSS), providing advice and facilitating information exchanges as required to support business outputs.

You will need to be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in a relevant Engineering discipline, possess membership or be applying for membership of a profession engineering body (IET, IMechE) and be a Suitably Qualified and Experienced Person (SQEP) in Submarine Strategic Systems programme, policies, procedures, technologies, equipment, support, and operations.

We would also like you to have:
  • Recent experience of working with MoD/Royal Navy or Defence Industry
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills

What else do I need to know?:
  • This role is on a full-time permanent basis
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits
  • You must be a sole UK national and ideally hold current/active or be eligible/capable of achieving ‘Security Check’ (SC). Candidates who do not meet the above criteria will not be considered for this post.