Senior Systems Engineer (M/F)

  • Company : MatchTech
  • Localisation : Worcestershire, Redditch - UK - West Midlands
  • Position : Senior Systems Engineer
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-08-10

Job Description


My client is one of the UK\'s leading specialists in the design and manufacture of custom designed rigs for testing fuel systems components in civil and military aircraft.
They have over 25 years experience in the manufacture and support of test rigs that are specifically designed to test the integrity of vital fuel system components such as fuel metering units, high pressure pumps, solenoid valves and servo valves

Senior Systems Engineer

The primary function of this role is to ensure that all designed, developed and manufactured products are fully integrated and deliver the outcomes expected by the customer and/or end user. This requires integration of all sub-system elements including mechanical hardware, electrical/electronic hardware and software into a single engineering solution.

The main tasks involved in this role are: -

  1. Carry out systems engineering activities to deliver an integrated solution.
  2. Be actively involved at all stages of the product development life-cycle, including presentation of engineering solutions to customers at design reviews.
  3. Assist in activities associated with systems requirements capture and system design.
  4. Carry out necessary tasks to integrate the rig systems and sub-systems during design and development with full engagement with all engineering disciplines.
  5. Create schemes for systems and sub-systems and work closely with the other engineering disciplines to create the necessary drawings and Bills of Materials for the parts contained therein.
  6. Work with the Systems Team Leader to generate Factory Acceptance Test Plans for each rig, ensuring full test coverage for all systems and sub-systems
  7. Once the rig commissioning tests have been completed, support the product testing (by Product Test Engineers).
  8. Assist the team lead with closing project actions and design review actions.

The Senior Systems Engineer is responsible for ensuring all tasks identified above are completed. There will be multiple Production and Engineering rig design and development projects and these will need to be supported simultaneously. This includes both introduction of new rigs and modification to existing rigs, to extend or enhance capability.

The Senior systems Engineer should be educated to degree level (or equivalent) with at least 5 years systems engineering experience. Knowledge in the following specific areas would be a significant advantage: -

  1. Design and development of hydraulic and pneumatic circuits.
  2. Working with systems incorporating both open and closed-loop control within a LabVIEW environment.
  3. CE Marking of products and associated documentation requirements.

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.

Required profile


LabVIEW enviroment, Hydraulic and Pneumatic circuits,
  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 2 to 4 years
  • Salary :
  • References : EMP397240_1502360174
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering

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