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LogoOptima
Job Title:
Senior Systems Engineering Consultant

Looking for an opportunity to thrive by doing something different every day and dive into complex projects that make a real difference?

We are an independent and fast-growing Systems Engineering and Management consultancy, currently recruiting Senior Systems Engineering Consultants with experience in working across a range of activities at various stages of the systems engineering lifecycle. Example projects include:

  • Defining Systems Engineering approaches for complex programmes
  • Supporting the introduction of Agile development for government and industry
  • Leading and providing technical expertise to technology research programmes
  • Delivering Systems Engineering expertise to the development of nuclear fusion research and development
  • Applying Systems Thinking to organisations to design and enhance their operations
Location:
Our office is in Thornbury, North Bristol, however our work supports projects across the country and in some cases across the world and remote / flexible working is often possible.
Your main responsibilities may involve:
  • Research and concept development of systems solutions
  • Development and management of system requirements
  • Development of abstract architectures to describe systems
  • Design process engineering for hardware, software, and mixed technology systems
  • Systems safety engineering, including the analysis of the systems safety requirements
  • Systems integration, including structuring and partitioning of complex systems
  • Systems performance evaluation and its application to verification and validation
  • System Integrity analysis including resilience and impact assessment
  • Through life environmental impact evaluation of complex systems
  • Systems qualification and acceptance
To find out more and to apply:

Please visit https://www.optimasc.co.uk/work-with-us/senior_systems-engineering-consultant/


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SCS Railways are looking for Systems Engineers from all industries and backgrounds to join the team working to deliver the HS2 London Tunnels project. HS2 is the UK’s new high speed rail network, and the scope of works for SCS Railways includes all main civil works from Euston to West Ruislip.

Systems Engineers are active in several parts of the core team including Requirements Management, Verification, Systems Safety and Interoperability, Configuration and Change Management, Process Modelling, Technical Assurance and Technical Interfaces. Working closely with engineers from other disciplines, the Systems Engineers at SCS Railways support the delivery and assurance of design and construction works.

Areas of focus range across many of the systems lifecycle processes: Requirement’s definition, System analysis, Integration, Verification, Transition, Validation, Configuration Management, Change Management, Lifecycle Model management, Quality management, Knowledge management, System Safety, and others.

The Systems Engineers at SCS work flexibly to achieve their results. This may mean a combination of home working, office-based working for collaborative discussions, and site-based working for engagement with the team delivering the works. The Systems Engineering community in SCS is supported by an active network of mentors and project leads across the teams and functions that our engineers work within. There is a real commitment to professional registration and certification, with all members of the Systems community encouraged and supported to attain an INCOSE SEP certification, IEng or CEng. Although the Systems Engineers may be spread throughout multiple teams, each with a different focus, the community of practice allows all engineers of the systems capability the opportunity to network, engage, share best practice, and learn. There are roles that suit early careers Engineers who may have recently graduated, through to senior experts in their field.

Contact us to discover how you can help deliver Europe’s largest Infrastructure project.

recruitment@scsrailways.co.uk

Link to Job Advert: Systems Engineers (all levels) | Jobs and careers with SCS Railways


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Job Title:
Requirements Engineer
Location:
London
Salary:
Competitive salary

As a Requirements Engineer at HS2, you will ensure that the HS2 requirements are successfully developed, instructed, and complied with through application of a good quality requirements management process.

About the role:
  • Work to the HS2 Requirements Management Plan.
  • Support the communication and understanding of the Requirements Management Plan throughout HS2 and check that the Requirements Management Plan is being implemented and participate in audits of this when necessary.
  • Work within a robust and practical framework for capturing, disaggregating, and disseminating requirements from a top-down perspective into the technical and delivery organisations.
  • Work within a digital environment for Requirements Management (DOORS) and support others to ensure its effective use within HS2 and with suppliers.
  • Responsible for delegated elements of the production and management of the project requirements in order to comply with external regulations and standards as well as meet the project objectives (outputs, timescale, and cost).
  • Engage with the Technical and Delivery teams to oversee definition of the acceptance criteria for the requirements including design approval, demonstration of capability, acceptance of equipment and operability as appropriate.
About you:
  • For requirements management, able to apply principles and methods that ensure effective information management, modelling and data security, basic understanding of data creation and visualisation, working under supervision of line manager or in liaison with relevant the Subject Matter Experts.
  • Able to provide specialist technical support and leadership on discipline-specific scientific, technical, and engineering principles to project development / delivery teams but knowing when to seek further guidance from Subject Matter Experts or others.
  • Good knowledge of practical systems integration and systems engineering.
  • Experience of managing competing project and engineering demands, with cost and schedule implications on any engineering projects/programmes.
About us:

High Speed 2 (HS2 Ltd) will be the UK’s new high speed rail network. As well as improving capacity, the new scheme will shorten journey times between a number of Britain’s major population centres, boost the economy and create thousands of jobs.

Closing date: 4 June 2022.

For further information or to apply, please visit our website.


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Job Title:
DOORS Database Manager
Location:
London
Salary:
Competitive salary

As a Doors Database Manager at HS2, you will ensure that the DOORS database is implemented, maintained and managed meeting the needs of the programme, developing the process for deployment across the supply chain and security management of the database. You will also provide support and training to the DOORS user community within HS2 and across suppliers.

About the role:
  • Work to the HS2 Requirements Management Plan and any associated process and procedures throughout the HS2 Programme Lifecycle within the context of implementing, maintaining and managing the DOORS database;
  • Implementation and maintenance of the DOORS database, engaging with the HS2 IT department to ensure that the infrastructure and access to DOORS are robust for the needs of the programme;
  • Develop and maintain the information architecture / requirements schema within the database to meet the needs of the programme, following the Requirements Management Plan and the overall framework for capturing, disaggregating and disseminating requirements from a top-down perspective into the technical and delivery organisations;
  • Development of a process for DOORS deployment across HS2 and in the supply chain;
  • Development of a process for account and information security management with respect to DOORS across HS2 and in the supply chain;
About you:
  • For requirements management/DOORS, able to apply principles and methods that ensure effective information management, modelling and data security, basic understanding of data creation and visualisation, working under supervision of line manager or in liaison with relevant the Subject Matter Experts;
  • Able to provide specialist technical support and leadership on discipline-specific scientific, technical and engineering principles to project development / delivery teams but knowing when to seek further guidance from Subject Matter Experts or others;
About us:

High Speed 2 (HS2 Ltd.) will be the UK’s new high speed rail network. As well as improving capacity, the new scheme will shorten journey times between a number of Britain’s major population centres, boost the economy and create thousands of jobs.

Closing date: 29 May 2022.

For further information or to apply, please visit our website.