12 months ago
Location: Crawley, United Kingdom
Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air. From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Air Traffic Management, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar.
Together we offer fantastic opportunities for committed employees to learn and develop their career with us. At Thales UK, we research, develop, and supply technology and services that impact the lives of millions of people each day to make life better, and keep us safer. We innovate across five major industries; Aerospace, Defence, Ground Transportation, Security and Space. Your health and well-being matters to us and that’s why we offer you the flexibility to do what’s important to you; whether that’s part time hours, job sharing, home working, or the ability to flex your start and finish times. Where possible, we support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your ambitions.
ATM Systems Engineer
Crawley, Reading, Berkshire, Flexible working
TopSky C is a mature Air Traffic Management system with over 60 systems operational worldwide, but has been continually evolved and now includes advanced functionality. Most projects involve implementing minor changes (ECRs) to the standard product to meet specific customer needs.
You will add value by performing Systems Engineering activities on a large TopSky C Air Traffic Management (ATM) work package, overseeing the evolution of the current product baseline to a meet specific customer requirements
Core Benefits: Competitive Salary plus bonus, private healthcare, 201 hours holiday and pension plus other great benefits such as excellent maternity/paternity leave.
What does the job involve?
* Perform the whole lifecycle of systems engineering (from requirements management to requirements validation) and safety activities on a large TopSky work package.
* Ensure satisfactory technical performance of the delivered systems
* Evolve and maintain Project baseline documents (SSS, Operator Handbooks and Interface Control Documents, System Modification Documents) as required. Produce / Review test documentation and oversee project testing.
* Produce safety case material (e.g. to CAP670 standard) as required by the Project Management office (PMO).
What are we looking for?
* Use of MS Office tools
* Demonstrable Experience of predominately software based systems engineering including:
* requirements management
* safety management
* maintenance of baseline documentation
* compliance with national and international standards
This role is likely to be of particular interest to those interested in Air Traffic Management (ATM) or Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM = Drone) systems. If interested in hearing more, please apply !
In line with Thales' Baseline Security requirements, candidates will be asked to provide evidence of identity, eligibility to work in the UK and employment and/or education history for up to three years. Some vacancies may require full Security Clearance which can require further evidence to be provided. For further details of the evidence required to apply for Baseline and Security Clearance please refer to the Defence Business Services National Security Vetting (DBS NSV) Agency.
At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 65,000 employees in 56 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!