Closing date: 31st March 2021 Location: West Cumbria Contract Type: Permanent / Core Staff Salary: Competitive depending on experience Benefits: Flexible Working, Training and Development, and Excellent Company Standards Benefit Package
Delkia is currently seeking Principal Systems Engineer(s) to support our clients in the Defence Industry.
We’re proud of our reputation for delivering safe, high quality projects, on time and on budget, across the industries we serve as an intelligent Systems Integration (SI) engineering and technology organisation.
Delkia is an award-winning and expanding SME based in West Cumbria, operating throughout the UK.
Expertise Successful candidates will be competent and proven systems engineer capable of checking and facilitating designs, drawings, supporting calculations and technical documents (inc. Plans) without direct supervision. They will have the ability to translate a client's requirements into a meaningful engineering and technical solution. Good communication skills are essential and engineering design and systems engineering experience is fundamental, defence experience is preferable but not essential.
The Principal Systems Engineer(s) will:
Be responsible for the Engineering Quality of the project delivery, ensuring compliance with client specifications and engineering standards and local domain policy and procedures.
Be responsible for the technical quality of all conceptual designs, optioneering studies, requirements capture, user requirements specification and use cases.
Have experience of configuration management and VVT activities (Validation, Verification and Testing).
Have experience and / or awareness in product safety / systems safety.
Have experience of lifecycle and maturity management.
Quickly self-deliver pragmatic systems solutions from a brief problem statement.
Maintain compliance with Engineering Standards and applicable legislation.
Participate in Design and System Level Reviews and, where appropriate, organise such reviews. Ensure that subsequent design meets the project and client requirements.
Ensure the confidentiality and security of data and information received from clients is upheld.
Ensure effective project delivery to time and cost.
Principal Systems Engineer will have demonstrable experience in leading a team of systems engineers and designers undertaking a wide range of engineering and technology packages.
Support and mentor apprentices / graduates (where appropriate).
Skills and Qualifications
Educated to degree in a relevant engineering discipline or relevant experience.
Incorporated / Chartered Engineer or working towards gaining professional status (C.Eng. via INCOSE / IET / SaRS).
Have working knowledge of lifecycle management systems, configuration management, requirements management systems I.e., PLM, PDM and LCM.
Working application of Def-Stan 00-055 and 00-056 and Military Standard’s / Specifications.
Must be able to obtain or hold suitable security clearance.
Working knowledge of the defence, maritime, aerospace and space sector.
Company Overview Based in West Cumbria, Delkia is a specialist Systems Integrator (SI), providing engineering and technological solutions for safety-related and mission-critical systems, within the Nuclear, Defence and Process sectors.
Delkia is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
Contact Please send your CV / interest to firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence. All successful candidates must be able to achieve baseline clearances and background checks.
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Delkia Limited Unit 2G Bridge End Ind. Estate Egremont Cumbria CA22 2RD
Tel: +44 (0) 1946 812288
Registered in England and Wales: 07339803
Delkia is a specialist Systems Integrator (SI) operating throughout the UK for highly regulated sectors including nuclear, defence, petrochemical, oil and gas.
Our approach is to build long-lasting and trusting partnerships with our clients. This enables us to know their exact needs, add value and innovation, as well as provide the right services, at the right time.
Delkia was formed in 2013 through supporting the nuclear decommissioning sector in West Cumbria. Since this time Delkia had provided engineering services to blue-chip organisations, including local and national nuclear and defence companies as well as offshore organisations through its Digital Engineering, Specialist Systems Consultancy, Systems Integration, Control Panel Manufacturing and Software Development.
Using expert control systems engineers we have been able to support, both tactically and strategically, to our nuclear, defence, petrochemical, oil and gas clients. Leading to an award-winning innovative engineering automation and technology company.