Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

Job Title: Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH12950_1546880050
Contact Name: Dan Parker
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2019 16:54

Job Description

Systems Engineer

£30,000 to £60,000 - Dependent on experience


We are currently looking to recruit experienced Systems Engineers to join a world leader in remote handling for hostile environments. This includes Nuclear Fusion, Nuclear Decommissioning and High Energy Physics experiments, both domestically and on a global scale.

This role will suit engineers that are keen to work on cutting edge projects at the forefront of the sector and be involved with delivering challenging but rewarding solutions to real world problems.

The Job

Working from their headquarters near Oxford, you will co-operate with the Systems Engineering Team Leader to deliver the company systems engineering methodology in support of all projects, to include clients, contracts, and sub-contractors.

You will support each of the specialised engineering teams for design, manufacture, controls, electronics, mechanics, and software with the aim of creating a structured development process for whole project delivery from concept, through production to operation. Integration of all disciplines and specialties into a focused, efficient, and effective team effort in order to deliver a quality and fit for purpose product that meets the customer's needs will be the measure of success.

The Candidate

The most desirable applicants will hold a recognised engineering degree level qualification (or equivalent), and a suggested 5 years or more of relevant and demonstrable experience in a number of the following disciplines:

  • Design Assurance
  • Requirements and Interfaces
  • FMEAs
  • Risk Assessments (including CDM)
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • System test program
  • Delivery of remote handling solutions
  • Tendering
  • Complex electro-mechanical systems and an understanding of their associated engineering discipline
  • Ability to deliver and make presentations to large corporate clients
  • Knowledge of Enterprise Architect.

What's on offer

On offer is an attractive salary that ranges from £30,000 to £60,000 depending on experience. Coupled with this is a benefits package that includes a pension scheme, extended holiday scheme after service, private health checks and professional fees.

In addition to this, the company is going through an exciting growth phase, with many new opportunities for personal development as the existing team expands accordingly.

How to apply

To apply, please call Dan Parker on 02392 222 961 or send a copy of your CV to

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