Systems Engineer – Netherlands Secondment
18-24 Months – Permanent
Stream Resourcing has partnered with a market leading, multi-national defence agency who have secured a major international maritime defence project, providing the delivery and full integration of both Mission and Combat Systems for 4 new, cutting-edge surface warships.
As a result of this, with the project expected to last over the next 10-year period, they are seeking a Systems Engineering professional to join their team on a permanent basis, initially being seconded to the Netherlands for the first 18-24 months. You will work in an international multidisciplinary team on the design, development and validation of a command & control system. Upon completion of the secondment, you will return to the UK team, imparting your learned knowledge. This is the perfect opportunity for someone is enthused by travel and wants to gain international working experience!
As a Systems Engineer, key activities include amongst others:
* Discuss operational needs together with the customer
* Design the architecture of the command & control system
* Define the functional behaviour of the system
* Define interfaces between the command & control system and 3rd party subsystems
* Manage technical issues of subcontracts during the development of the Mission Solution
* Demonstrate the solution to the customer
* Able to use a range of IT tools (e.g. MS Office, MS Visio, etc).
* Has a sound ability to use system engineering tools. (e.g. DOORS, System Architect, JIRA)
* Has a working knowledge of configuration control.
* Can manage a project through a defined process and is able to tailor CHORUS2 to project needs.
* Can define metrics as part of Quality assurance & control.
* Working knowledge of project plans.
* Has a working knowledge of Engineering Safety Management
Desirable Qualifications and Certifications:
* HNC/HND/Engineering Degree or equivalent
* Fluency in spoken and written Dutch would be advantageous
* Flexibility with respect to travelling abroad and being part of an international environment
Please note, due to the nature of this role, there will be a requirement to obtain security clearance.
stream is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.