Systems Engineer

Mott MacDonald

Location: England

Job Type: Full time

Posted

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The Systems Engineer will work alongside experienced professionals within multi-disciplinary teams and will gain experience of using industry standard toolsets on a range of challenging and dynamic projects. In addition to the delivery of project work, you will be expected to work on bids and proposals and support with the development of junior staff through task supervision and mentoring.

We are working on a wide variety of UK rail projects from level crossing removals and station upgrades to the largest national railway infrastructure developments. We also provide support to international projects in countries such as Australia, Canada and the United States to name but a few.

As infrastructure projects increase in complexity, there is an ever-increasing need for the application of Systems Engineering across a wider range of industries, including transportation, energy and power so we also welcome applications from individuals outside the railways industry to support the growing demand for our services.

The role is based in Croydon / London but other locations will be considered. There will be the possibility of occasional visits to site.

We are looking for adaptable, self-motivated individuals who are excellent working both individually or in a team.

  • We need you to be able to build and maintain strong relationships with both your colleagues and external clients through excellent verbal and written communication in English.
  • A strong attention to detail is essential, as well as having a methodical approach to problem solving. We will expect you to draw on your previous university and employment experiences to manage your time effectively and to meet deadlines.
  • You will have a degree in an engineering, mathematical or science-based subject and you will have an understanding of Systems Engineering, the V-Model and associated processes/lifecycles along with experience in one or more of the key service areas provided by our team.
  • You will be a member of a relevant professional institution (e.g. IET, IMechE) and working towards professional registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Due to continued growth, the Systems Engineering team are recruiting a Systems Engineer to support with the delivery of systems engineering on infrastructure and technology projects worldwide.

Some of the key services provided by the team include:

  • Requirements Management;
  • System Architecture Development;
  • Interface Management and Systems Integration;
  • Design Assurance;
  • Verification and Validation;
  • Reliability, Availability and Maintainability (RAM) and;
  • Engineering Safety Management.

Our projects portfolio includes a variety of UK rail projects from level crossing removals and station upgrades to the largest national railway infrastructure developments. We also provide support to international projects in countries such as Australia, Canada and the United States to name but a few.

Equality, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) are at the heart of our organisation. We promote equal opportunities and have several initiatives to create an inclusive workplace culture; Our dedicated inclusive recruitment page provides more information on our efforts and recognitions.

If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to apply or attend an interview, please contact us at reasonable.adjustments@mottmac.com and we will talk to you about how we can assist.

At Mott MacDonald, we support our staff to create work-life balance which works for them and welcome candidates looking for career flexibility. We are open to discussing flexible working at interview stage.

Benefits we offer:

  • Pension matched up to 7%
  • Competitive annual leave and the option to purchase additional annual leave
  • An annual professional institution subscription
  • Life insurance
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Annual company performance bonus scheme - Subject to company performance
  • Flexible benefits scheme to suit you, including cycle to work & Interest free season ticket loans etc.

One of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, Mott MacDonald is a multisector consultancy providing engineering, management, and development services on projects in 150 countries. With over 16,000 of the best people working on a diverse range of challenges, we're helping our clients deliver sustainable infrastructure and development solutions. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace. Together, we are opening opportunities with connected thinking. If this sounds like somewhere you'd like to work, click apply to continue with your application.

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