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Date Posted
13 Jul 2017

Cobham Mission Systems are looking for an experienced Systems Integration Engineer to carry out systems engineering activities associated with the integration of Avionics Equipment into Air-to-Air Refuelling Systems and Auxiliary Mission Equipment.


This position is based in Wimborne, Dorset.


As a Systems Integration Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Minimum BEng in Electronic/ Avionics Engineering with 3+ years Systems Engineering experience.
  • Experience of safety critical systems eg. Black boxes within a Safety Critical Sector (eg. Aerospace, Nuclear, Defence).
  • Experience working to recognised standards eg. DO-160, D0-254 (avionics)
  • Interface definition and management.
  • Experience of hardware and software development.

As a Systems Integration Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Preparation of technical estimates for non-recurring costs and manpower requirements
  • Requirements capture, validation and definition of verification strategy
  • Root cause failure analysis and corrective action
  • Allocation of requirements to sub-systems and equipment.
  • Preparation of specifications and other project documentation
  • Risk management
  • Technical management of external suppliers
  • Liaison with customers, internal and external
  • Liaison with specialists such as design, performance and ILS engineers
  • Liaison with other internal departments such as Product Support and Operations

About Cobham Mission Systems

The most capable critical control solutions for extreme environments.


As the world’s leading supplier of critical control solutions, we help our customers to increase the safety and mission capabilities of their personnel and equipment in extreme environments.


Our proven and trusted solutions in air-to-air refuelling, life support, weapons carriage and unmanned systems, deliver assured performance and class-leading through-life costs that enable our customers to bring complex projects to market quickly, and with minimal risk.


About Cobham plc

Cobham is a leading global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the greatest challenges, from deep space to the depths of the ocean.


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