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Systems Engineer


Banbury, Oxfordshire, England

Pe Office

Date Posted:

15th December 2023


Advanced Technology



Job Type:




At Prodrive we believe there’s no limit to what can be achieved when the brightest minds come together. Joining one focused and driven team, you will challenge boundaries in order to change the game for our customers. Our Advanced Technology business is where we combine our pace and agility with free-thinking to deliver complex engineering solutions and specialist manufacturing programmes to the automotive, aerospace, marine, and defence sectors, accelerating the net zero journey for our customers.

We are looking for a Systems Engineer to join our team and support our Integrated Project Team Leaders in working collaboratively with the cross-functional engineering team throughout the project lifecycle. Ensuring that our integrated system solutions are engineered to fully satisfy the needs of our customers.

What Will You Be Doing?

  • The capture, analysis and decomposition of requirements based upon the needs of customers and stakeholders, supporting the requirement verification and validation process to ensure that decomposed system targets are both feasible and compatible
  • Support the system design and analysis process to determine how the elements of a system should interact and function together within the overall architecture to deliver clear, objective requirements
  • The planning and execution of system integration, design verification testing to confirm that the engineered solution meets the requirements and performs as intended
  • Identification of potential risks & issues during system design & development, and support strategies to mitigate or resolve them
  • Maintaining documentation of system architecture, requirements management & system design throughout the systems engineering V-model lifecycle using a model based systems engineering approach
  • Lead the change management process, and monitor performance to identify opportunities for continuous improvement

Who Are We Looking For?

  • Can demonstrate a proactive and pragmatic approach to implementing Systems Engineering methodology at an appropriate level for a variety of projects
  • Master’s or Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering or a related Engineering or Science disciplineDriving the implementation of best practice MBSE, processes and tools
  • Proven track record of the design, development, integration and delivery of complex systems and the practical application of the Systems Engineering V-model throughout the project lifecycle
  • Highly-proficient in systems architecture modelling & analysis (eg: SysML)
  • Significant experience of requirements management & decomposition, including requirements management toolsets
  • Experience of safety-critical systems and associated safety standards and requirements is desirable (eg: ISO26262, ARP4754)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment, interfacing with customers and other stakeholders
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to organize & prioritize tasks within the team

What Can We Offer You?

  • An attractive salary which will grow in line with your ongoing development and impact
  • 25 days holiday (which increases with long service) with an opportunity to purchase up to 15 extra days
  • Training opportunities for continuing professional development
  • Onsite subsidised staff restaurant
  • Car and pension salary sacrifice schemes
  • Cyclescheme
  • Exercise classes
  • Paid time off for volunteering
  • Consultations with our Fit 4 Life expert
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Exclusive company discounts
  • Life assurance

We are an equal opportunities employer.

At Prodrive we are committed to attracting and nurturing the best talent and creating an inclusive workplace. We value individual differences and diversity amongst all staff so that everyone has the widest opportunities to maximise their potential. We aim to ensure that no job applicant is placed at a disadvantage by practices or requirements which disproportionately impact protected groups and which are not justified by the demands of the job. If you feel you are right for this role, we welcome your application.

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