Opportunities in Systems Engineering

Date: 16 Feb 2024

Location: Malvern, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

 

 

Job Title:        Systems Engineer
Location:        Malvern
Package:        Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits Package 
Role Type:      Full time / Permanent

 

Be part of the QinetiQ journey. Join us as a Systems Engineer at our Malvern site where you will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology and many of the industry’s most brilliant minds.

 

The Role


As a Systems Engineer, you will be working on varied and interesting projects with Government Customers to develop products designed to secure the UKs borders, and provide solutions for National Security and Counter-Terrorism issues faced by the UK.   

 

  • You will be working on Product Development Projects taking new or existing requirements and feeding them into the Product Development Lifecycle.
  • You will be supporting throughout the V&V phase of projects.
  • Understanding and analysing stakeholder needs and expectations to elicit, capture and manage their requirements for a capability.

 

In this role, you will be mainly site based at our Malvern Hub, nestled in a beautiful location at the base of the Malvern Hills.


Essential experience of the Systems Engineer

  • Experience working throughout the Product Development Lifecycle
  • Previous experience in System Engineering is preferable
  • Customer facing experience: able to listen, empathise and feedback

 

Qualifications for the Systems Engineer

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant STEM subject.

 

Please note, we value difference and we do not have a fixed idea requirement when it comes to background or education, provided you can show the required level of experience and willingness to learn then we would like to hear from you.

 

Please note that all applicants must be eligible for SC clearance, as a minimum.

UKSV National Security Vetting Solution: guidance for applicants - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

 

Our Benefits

  • A fantastic sense of personal (and team) achievement when a demanding and urgent requirement is fulfilled
  • Adaptive and flexible working
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee discount portal: Personal Accident Insurance, Travel Insurance, Restaurants, Cinema Tickets and much more
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy up to 5 days’ additional leave
  • We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant
  • Payroll Giving and Volunteering - helping charities and local community
     

 

 

 

Why join QinetiQ?

As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there’s never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation and having the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges.

 

You’ll experience a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, you’ll get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems in an diverse and inclusive environment where you can be authentic, feel valued and realise your full potential. Read more about our diverse and inclusive workplace culture here.  
 

Joining QinetiQ offers you an opportunity to work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career progression across a global organisation in addition to competitive personal and professional benefits.  You’ll receive a highly competitive salary and benefits package: our basic salaries are very attractive as we constantly review what’s happening in the market. The range of benefits that we offer include, adaptive and flexible working, generous holiday entitlements, Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance and much more. 

 

About QinetiQ

As a company of over 6,000 dedicated professionals, we are a world-centre of excellence in research and development and act as a catalyst for fast-track innovation, offering outstanding experimentation facilities, and technical, engineering and scientific expertise. QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Come and find out how you can play a role.

 

Security
Please note that many roles in QinetiQ are subject to national security vetting. Applicants who already hold the appropriate level of vetting may be able to transfer it upon appointment, subject to approval. A number of roles are also subject to restrictions on access to information, which mean factors such as nationality, previous nationalities held and the country in which you were born may affect the roles that you can be employed in.

 

Application Guidance
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please contact your regional recruiting team in strictest confidence. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

 

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