MBDA Missile Systems – Deliver for a more secure tomorrow
We are looking for a proactive and committed Systems Proving Engineer to join the Integration and Systems Validation team in the Naval Based Air Defence domain. Due to contracts won and expected, this is an exciting time to join an expanding team.
We are looking for a broad-based Systems Proving engineer who will be able to:
Work with the systems engineering team and design teams to plan and execute trials.
Liaise with the systems engineering team and design teams to ensure adequate trials data is acquired and to investigate and resolve design issues.
Generate trials documentation
Prepare, deliver and follow up internal and external Trials Readiness Reviews
Conduct post trials data analysis and reporting
Conduct and/or support trials includingLaboratory based functional integration trials / system trials
Ground based trials
Harbour trials and sea trials
In addition, the candidate will assist with:
Lab Management responsibilities (e.g. maintain risk assessments, asset management, host audits, maintain lab safety etc.)
Maintaining hardware and software configuration control
The job will involve travel within the UK with opportunities to travel abroad likely to be available.
What we're looking for
Experience of working in one of the following environments:
Design Proving and Trials
System assessment and acceptance
Electrical / mechanical construction and interfacing
Good verbal, presentation and written communication skills
Be able to communicate with a wide range of internal customers, sub-contractors / partners/ suppliers at both engineering and management levels
Beneficial to have experience of MBSE tools, e.g. DOORS, Rhapsody, RTC
Beneficial to have experience of coding, especially Python
What's in it for you?
This opportunity offers the rare prospect of enhanced job satisfaction by following complete project trials campaigns from requirement allocation and trials generation all the way through to successful conduct and data analysis.
Flexible working, opportunities for career progression, paid overtime (subject to level), great bonus scheme, comprehensive pension scheme, annual salary review, fantastic working environment and site facilities, social, charitable and sporting activities.
Join a great team!
You will be joining a well-organised, friendly and supportive team, committed to providing all the help and training you need to succeed in this role.
MBDA is an award winning company; committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. We value difference and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.
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We understand that flexibility benefits our people, our teams and our business; wherever possible we will seek to accommodate a blended approach to on-site and remote working
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