Command and Control Systems Design Engineer

Command and Control Systems Design Engineer

MBDA | Bristol, ENG, GB

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The Command and Control (C2) system is at the heart of the weapon system. The C2 helps the Operator to understand the complex battlespace and identify the threats. In response to the Operator's request for engagements, the C2 plans the optimal engagement solution, taking into consideration a number complex and ever-changing constraints. The C2 then initiates the missile firings, and maintains communication with the missile in flight to manage engagement through to its conclusion.
As a Systems Design Engineer you'll support product development of C2 systems for a range of domestic and export customers. Day to day you'll be supporting the definition of the C2 software design and architecture, defining requirements, managing certification documentation for the products, and investigating customer queries. We deliver processing units, consoles with user interfaces, safety control equipment and supporting equipment for system maintenance, logging, data analysis and training.
Working in the C2 domain in MBDA provides an excellent opportunity to interact with all areas of the company and to see the full product development life-cycle. Our systems are fundamental to the Operator's user experience and deliver real capability to the customers.
What we're looking for
Systems design / systems engineering experience in software or electronics
Degree level qualification (or equivalent experience)
Here's what's in it for you
Excellent opportunity to develop and diversify your skills and access a range of career paths
Work on flagship programmes backed by significant investment from our customers, and technology built on huge research investment by MBDA
Access to training opportunities, both on the job and formal courses
Join a great team!
We're an innovative team creating new products and achieving ever more challenging requirements. We are at the centre of weapon systems developments, creating new capabilities through innovative C2 technologies. You'll join a diverse team including subject matter experts keen to support you in developing your skills and expertise.
Why us?
MBDA is an award winning company; committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. We value difference and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.
We're here to help and want to ensure you have a positive experience throughout our recruitment process. We recognise that everyone is unique and we encourage you to speak to us should you require any advice, support or adjustments.
MBDA is a proud member of Working Families - the UK's work-life balance organisation. We welcome applicants who are looking for flexible working arrangements.
We understand that flexibility benefits our people, our teams and our business; wherever possible we will seek to accommodate a blended approach to on-site and remote working
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Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve the appropriate clearance relevant to the role.