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Lead Systems Engineer

Geplaatst 1 okt. 2022
2 tot 6 jaar
Full-time / part-time
Soort opleiding
Engels (Vloeiend)
17 mei. 2023 00:00

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About the Role

We have an exciting opportunity to join the Lockheed Martin team in Havant, Hampshire as a Lead Systems Engineer.

We’ll provide you with meaningful work and education opportunities that will allow you to develop your skills and enhance your career with us, but equally important you can also enjoy a strong work life balance. To ensure this we offer a flexible work schedule and a comprehensive benefits package to enable you to live a healthy fulfilling life in and outside of work.

Our 4 Flex working fortnight is a particular favourite amongst the team, giving you every Friday off, to spend more time doing the things you enjoy.

You will work within the Systems Solutions engineering team with particular focus on Parcel processing solutions. Lockheed Martin are responsible for developing and maintaining the Artificial Intelligence software that runs the automated Postal Sorting capabilities for Royal Mail & PostNord.

In addition, you will have opportunities to work both on our existing portfolio of programmes and future capabilities, which we want you to help shape.

You will primarily be home based with occasional travel to the Havant offices and customer sites. This is a varied role, so if you have an inquisitive mind and confidence in your technical leadership capabilities, coupled with a willingness to learn then this role would be perfect for you.

A day in the life of the Lead Systems Engineer could include:

  • In Product Owner role – leading on the requirements capture, then negotiating the backlog with customer and internal teams.
  • In solution design role – using a model based approach, create innovative solutions and approaches to deploying new capabilities. All in a challenging non-functional environment.
  • Review and advise on system test plans and acceptance test documentation
  • Modelling and Systems design
  • When supporting programme management – writing proposals and estimating work packages. Lead on the document creation and presentation for technical reviews.
  • As the customers technical conscience – being proactive by promoting ongoing service improvements and adaptations that positively impact the customers experience.
  • In Operational Support role – leading a cross discipline team in service reviews/root-cause analysis. Ensuring the systems engineering models are fit for purpose.
  • Manage your time effectively to develop effective solutions to cost and quality targets
  • Any additional Programme related tasks assigned that are within area of expertise, competence and skill set.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients and suppliers across all levels of the organisation both internally and with the customer

What’s in it for you?

  • To be part of something challenging that gives you a chance to make a difference
  • Working with a supportive team who wants to see you thrive and grow
  • The opportunity to learn and master new skills

Required skills, qualifications and experience

  • Track record of delivering Agile programmes to meet agreed cost and schedule commitments.
  • Experience in a customer-facing role, with the ability to form strong customer relationships, capture customer goals (e.g. as user stories, requirements, or white papers), and lead demonstration and acceptance.
  • Familiarity of IT systems from an operational and service delivery perspective.
  • Application of Model Based Engineering frameworks. (TOGAF, UML/SysML)
  • Strong communication skills, and the ability to write in a clear and concise manner.
  • Positive attitude, and willingness to get involved with tasks across the System Engineering lifecycle
  • The ability to manage tasks and priorities to ensure that assigned workload is delivered when required.

What we offer you

At Lockheed Martin our employees come first and therefore your physical, mental and financial wellbeing matters to us. On top of working in a highly supportive, friendly, respectful environment you can expect so much more.

We are an employer in support of and offering Flexible working with the option to also work a 4 day week depending on business requirements, where you have the option of Fridays off. We offer Competitive salaries alongside a flexible holiday entitlement.

We have a Wealth of benefits available to you that can be selected through our wellbeing tool upon commencement of employment. Just a few of our amazing benefits are shown below:

  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Competitive Pension
  • Dental
  • Critical Illness
  • Life Assurance
  • Travel Insurance
  • Employee discounts for top high street shops
  • Employee Assistance Program which includes free face to face counselling sessions, Legal advice, Financial advice, etc
  • Internal training and development alongside out Education assistance programmes
  • Reimbursement for a professional membership
  • Competitive policies that support flexibility and family leave inclusive of enhanced maternity leave

Business Environment

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems (RMS) provides systems engineering, software development, training solutions and complex program management for global security, civil and commercial markets. Simply stated, our mission is to be the world’s leading global security and aerospace company. To achieve this mission, RMS draws on its core capabilities in advanced platforms and weapons, C4ISR, global sustainment, training and sensors.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockheed Martin recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Discrimination on any of these grounds is expressly forbidden. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

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