Head of Systems Engineering

Head of Systems – Greenford, Greater London – Permanent – Excellent Career Development & Progression Opportunities

We have a fantastic permanent Head of Systems position with a leading defence company, based in Greenford, Greater London. If the prospect of playing a pivotal role, within the cybersecurity field, developing existing and next generation cryptographic products and secure communications devices, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

As a Head of Systems, you will oversee the planning, implementation and maintenance of the Systems Engineering department, ensuring that appropriate processes are followed and improved upon.

Key/desirable skills and experience includes the following:

* Previous experience of line management, resource management and identifying and implementing process improvements.
* Advanced knowledge of System Engineering practices, methodologies, processes, techniques and technology trends, with a full understanding of Systems Engineering, the V-Model and associated processes/lifecycles.
* Significant experience of developing requirements and establishing a compliant systems design.
* Experience in writing high quality technical documentation and the formal technical review of such material.
* Experience working as a technical Subject Matter Expert (SME) and developing new areas of expertise as and when required.
* Experience of DOORS, UML, SEBoK, Enterprise Architect and SysML.
* Experience of hands-on development of either hardware, software or firmware development, particularly in an embedded environment.
* Degree in an engineering, mathematical or science-based subject desirable.
* Willing and able to obtain, and maintain, DV security clearance.

Important information: Due to the nature of the projects, the successful candidate will need to be able to gain a minimum SC level security clearance

Key Words – Head of Systems; Systems Engineer; System Design; Hardware Engineer; Hardware Design; Software Engineer; Software Design; Firmware Engineer; Firmware Design; Specification; Derivation; Elicitation; Electrical; Electronic; Mechanical; Electronics; DOORS; UML; Rhapsody; SysML; V-Model; Incose; MATLAB; Simulink; Servo-Control; SEBok; Enterprise Architect.

Commutable from – Greenford, Greater London, London, Watford, Hayes, Slough, Maidenhead, Windsor, Croydon, Twickenham, High Wycombe, Harrow, Edgware, Enfield, Cheshunt, Woking, Leatherhead, Farnborough, Reading, Guildford, Surrey, Borehamwood, Beaconsfield, Amersham, Enfield, Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, Barnet, Southall

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