Systems Engineer - Security / Defence

Ref No. EMP404667
Location Romsey, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


Systems Engineer - Security / Defence

This is an immediate requirement for a Systems Engineer or Business Analyst with experience of working in the defence or homeland security environments.


Systems Engineer, Business Analyst, Architect

The Job

Systems Engineer - Security / Defence

This is an immediate requirement for a Systems Engineer or Business Analyst with experience of working in the defence or homeland security environments.

A great opportunity has arisen for a Systems Engineer to work for a leading Consultancy in the Southampton area. This Systems Engineer role will be working on a number of new programmes being development for various government organisations like the Home Office, MoD and Police Forces. You will be a key participant in the design and delivery of a variety of strategic programmes and business critical initiatives within a dynamic, challenging and rewarding environment.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working in a similar environment in the areas of Business Analysis, Systems Engineer or Systems Architecture.

Re-locators are also welcome to apply and my client can offer assistance to those who qualify.



Responsibilities for this Systems Engineer role

- Be shaping and building strategic system architecture roadmaps with senior stakeholders, corralling support and backing for them.
- Applying and adapting your system design skills to switch focus between specific areas of business challenge or opportunity, spanning a range of existing and emerging technologies including (but not limited to) applications, middleware, cloud computing, search, machine automation and analytics;
- Understand & interpret business or technical requirements and translate these into defined system models;
- Produce system designs from concept through to high level design
- Engage relevant stakeholders to establish consensus on viability of solution options and the associated benefits and risks;
- Seek to develop system solutions in alignment with the Enterprise Architecture and support a systems on-going evolution;
- Support the customer's investment decision making process in the context of implementing wider investment portfolio
- To qualify for the role, you must have the following domain knowledge, technical and general competencies

Requirements for this Systems Engineer role

- Business and systems analysis;
- Systems Verification and Validation
- Architecture Options Assessment
- Operational Analysis.
- Understanding of architecture methodologies, standards, frameworks and tools (e.g. TOGAF, MODAF, UML, Zachman etc.);
- Identification, mitigation planning and management of Engineering Risks;
- Technical leadership and decision making authority
- Stakeholder engagement, both internal and external
- Passionate about delivering business value through innovative application of technology;
- Ability to tackle problems and define solutions from a commercial perspective; Flexibility in approach and attitude;
- Willingness to learn and adapt quickly;
- Ability to work ¡independently and under pressure, whilst prioritising the work effectively;
- Excellent interpersonal and communication;
- Ability to assimilate and retain knowledge quickly;
- Able to influence and be a part of the key decision making process; and
- Ability to articulate and interpret technical language to non-technical individuals


Due to the nature of the work at this site, applicants must be SC cleared and willing to undergo with DV clearance

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.



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