Overview

Electronic Design  Certification Engineer

The Opportunity
 
This is a great opportunity to take responsibility for independently assessing the compliance of a subsystem product to its requirements as well as providing support to design teams to plan how the evidence for this assessment is generated.
 
What are we looking for?
 
High performing teams need high performing and passionate individuals. To be suitable for this role, you will be able to demonstrate a number of the following attributes:

An excellent and demonstrable knowledge of product Verification processes and where they fit within the product design cycle.
The ability to question and discuss poor requirements and subsequently agree provable requirement documentation, in collaboration with the design teams
Familiarity with the DOORS requirements verification tool or equivalent (training can be given)
Engineering Degree or equivalent with knowledge of electronic technologies.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, excellent verbal communication, negotiation and influencing skills with the capability to write clear, concise engineering documentation.
Have the pro-activeness, motivation, ability and tenacity to deliver on time and to cost.
Have the focus to carry out gap analysis on large quantities of data, with the ability to identify and plan the necessary activities to address any shortfalls.
 
What’s in it for you?
 
This role provides a unique opportunity to be involved in multi-million pound international projects, owning and delivering a critical element of the design process. It provides opportunities to develop and broaden technically within the company. 
 
Exposure to complex and technologically advanced projects and products provides a stimulating experience.  Working with highly talented and motivated engineers, in a friendly and supportive environment, provides one of the best environments to further career aspirations and achieve a real feeling of success.
 
What would you get?
Comprehensive salary, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, employee funded voluntary private healthcare, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level), superb learning and development opportunities and more….
 
The Role
 
This role encompasses the identification and planning of subsystem verification tasks, the verification approaches to be used and their synthesis into a verification plan. Then gathering evidence (from all relevant sources) including design analysis statements, design testing activities etc.  Evidence from all of the design proving activities will then be assessed and compiled into a Compliance Matrix culminating in a statement of compliance through a Design Certificate.
 
What’s great about the team?

You will join a motivated, focussed and multi-disciplined team, where communication and the ethos to share information is key;
You will join a team that is dedicated to improving the way it works, how it interacts with other functions and directorates with a strong interest in the development of its people.

Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve and maintain SC security clearance or above without restrictions that will inhibit the individual’s ability to fulfil the requirements of the role. Your eligibility for the appropriate level of security clearance may be discussed with you during the recruitment process. Any existing clearance holders may be able to transfer clearance (subject to approval).
 
MBDA is 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 encourage applicants who are looking for flexible working arrangements.  MBDA is a proud member of Working Families – the UK’s work-life balance organisation.
 
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