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Launcher Functional Systems Engineer

Ref no. BHN572675
Location Filton, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 6 Months
Job status Closed

Job summary

Our client is a world leader in missile systems offering a comprehensive international product range incorporating today's most advanced innovations.

Key skills required for this role

MBSE, Requirements Writing, Systems Engineering, Launcher Functional Systems, Missiles, Defence, SC clearance


Launcher Functional Systems Engineer

Job description

Launcher Functional Systems Engineer

Ref: 1267-1

Initial 6 month contract, likely to be extended
Bristol site preferred but open to Stevenage
2 days on site per week - onsite full time initially (first couple of weeks)
Live SC preferred but open to sponsoring
up to £70 ph, Umbrella, inside IR35

Please note - This role is only open to sole British nationals due to ITAR restrictions. You must be able to work on UK Eyes Only projects for this position.

The Role:

  • Supporting Head of Launcher Systems
  • Analyse high level design documentation to elaborate and capture required sub-system functional behaviour
  • Deliver sequence diagrams, activity views, requirements and test points into a configuration controlled Rhapsody model and DOORS database
  • Build good working relationships with stakeholders to enable effective review of artefacts with teams above and below
  • Support resolution of queries and non-compliances associated with delivered artefacts


  • Strong Systems Engineering background
  • Requirements Elicitation
  • Verification of requirements and evidence review
  • Rapid assimilation of technical information
  • Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering tools


  • Specific tools knowledge: IBM DOORS / IBM Rhapsody / IBM Engineering Workflow Management
  • Air launched weapons experience
  • Experience managing software-heavy equipment requirements / integration of software-heavy equipment

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