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Defence – Naval Combat System Engineer

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Who we are:

Alten, an engineering and technology consultancy, provides support for its clients in the fields of innovation, R&D and IT systems in over 30 countries. Made up 32 000 engineers, Alten provides engineering support in Aerospace, Ground Transportation, Defence, Energy, IT, Life Science & Financial Services.

Please double check you have the right level of experience and qualifications by reading the full overview of this opportunity below.

Due to ongoing expansion, Alten Ltd is looking for a Naval Combat System Engineer to join our team in Bristol within the defence sector. This is a fantastic chance to join a fast-growing company with strong core values of; Excellence, Accountability, Integrity and Service.

Your new role

As a Naval Combat System Engineer you will be one of our consultants performing on one of our major engineering projects in the UK. You will also be contributing to our development and growth within the defence industry.

Who are we looking for?

The ideal candidate will possess a passion for Engineering, with a result-oriented and proactive mind-set. The successful candidate will have the chance to work on several exciting projects throughout their career with Alten, developing their engineering knowledge as a Naval System Engineer and a consultant.

Experience required

  • Knowledge on how combat systems should be developed, acquired and evolved
  • Experience in testing, evaluation and acceptance of combat systems
  • Preferred experience in the use of requirements management tools such as DOORS
  • Previous exposure to the entire system life cycle
  • Appreciation of international standards (e.g. ISO 15288) and naval standards (e.g. Def Stan 21-88)

Qualifications required

Degree in a relevant engineering discipline with demonstrable experience.

UK SC Cleared or ability to hold SC Clearance.

What we offer

  • Competitive salary in line with level of experience
  • A chance to work on the many of most exciting engineering projects and technologies
  • Private Medical & Travel Insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle-to-work Scheme among many additional benefits
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