Systems Engineer

Job Title: Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £35 - £38 per hour + LTD Company
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1705-85_1497622014
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 16, 2017 15:06

Job Description

Sitec has an exciting opportunity for a Systems Engineer for our client Perkins Engines in Peterborough. This is a contract role for an estimated 12 months.

The European Division of Advanced Components & Technologies (AC&T) designs and develops electrical and electronic control systems for Caterpillar engine and machine prime products developed and produced in Europe.

The Engine Systems Team is part of the (AC&T) European division and is responsible for development and implementation of electrical and electronic control systems for diesel engines developed by Caterpillar in the UK.
The successful applicant for this position will join the Team and be responsible for leading and executing on a portfolio of engine system and connectivity/telematics projects.

Key Responsibilities:
* Design, plan and manage coordinated design and development of integrated engine Electrical and Electronics Systems
* Solicit and capture system and customer requirements
Successful completion of system engineering tasks to satisfy customer requirements
* Plan, develop and execute validation activities to mitigate program risk and ensure the system is verified and validated for production.
* Develop, manage, communicate and execute a Software Release Schedule for all stakeholders.
* Evaluate and analyze any product design & requirements changes.
* Identify and resolve new & current product development issues

Experience required:
* Proven Systems Engineer with the ability to execute and lead a number of projects at one time
* Technical background in systems development, analysis and/or integration (electronics or mechanical)
* Very good teaming and communication skills
* Good initiative, self-starter
* Ability to build strong working relations
* Provide focus on the customer and their needs
* Ability to initiate and take independent action
* Innovative solutions in problem solving
* Ability to plan, prioritize and organize
* Demonstrated performance to very high work standards

Up to £38.00 p/hr LTD Company (dependant on experience)

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.