Systems Engineer

£50 - £60 per hour 

Are you an experienced Systems Engineer looking for an opportunity to join a thriving digital rail business that is leading the way bringing the UK's rail infrastructure into the 21st century? 

Ford & Stanley - The Rail Recruitment specialists are looking for a contract Systems Engineer to work on a revolutionary project within the digital rail industry. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Systems Engineer to showcase their technical and interactive abilities on a monumental project. The aim of this role is to provide systems engineering support on a major London line on a new software system, based from our clients Derby office. This offers an exciting opportunity for experienced systems engineers to join a rapidly moving complex software and systems engineering programme delivering new Traffic Management solutions to the UK railways. 

Location(s): Derby 

Role and Responsibilities: 

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Engineering Manager, the main responsibilities of the role holder include, but shall not be limited to:

  • Requirements Management utilising DOORS 
  • Systems Acceptance evidence collation and generation
  • Collation of design material
  • Maintenance of product baselines
  • Development of systems engineering artefacts across the engineering lifecycle
  • Production of inputs and outputs from the programme Change Control Board (CCB)
  • Ensuring quality of deliverables are in line with business governance and customer expectations
  • Driving continuous improvements into the systems engineering processes 

Candidate Requirements: 

  • Use of IBM DOORS
  • Systems Engineering experience on complex software integration programmes
  • Development of a broad range of systems engineering artefacts
  • Understanding of MBSE (Model Based Systems Engineering)
  • Experience of acceptance phase of programmes
  • Experience of rail industry systems engineering and product acceptance processes
  • Experience and knowledge of relational databases
  • Experience with UML or SysML 

Likely Job Titles: 

Systems Engineer, Requirements Engineer, DOORS Engineer, Software Engineer, Certification Engineer, Business Analyst, Systems Analyst, Systems Architect


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