Systems Engineer – modelling

  • Engineering
  • Basildon

Competitive salary

We are seeking Systems Engineer with modelling experience and MATLAB and SIMULINK experience  for our client who is one of the world’s foremost engineering services companies. Operating across 15 countries and employing more than 12,000 personnel they provide product engineering and lifecycle services to a range of high-tech industries including Aerospace & Defence, Transportation (Auto and Rail), Power and Industrial, Oil & Gas and Medical Devices. Our client has a growing Electronics, Systems and Software engineering capability across the UK.

This is a permanent position with competitive salary based in Basildon

You should currently be employed as a Systems Engineer with 2 to 3 years’ experience of systems modelling experience and looking for the next stage in their career development. Ideally, we are looking for someone with Electro-optics systems experience and, a strong background in the use of Simulink, but candidates with experience of other aerospace/ defence applications, space, nuclear, automotive or transportation sectors will be considered.

Job Responsibilities:
Will vary depending on level of experience but responsibilities as part of the systems modelling team may include:

  • Modelling of EO performance of the system.
  • Ability to generate, run and analyse scenarios once the model is complete
  • System/sub-system functional analysis and generation of functional system architectures
  • Generation of system/sub-system models to support the design, test and verification of system functionality & performance
  • Production of supporting system documentation and diagrams
  • Modifications to existing legacy systems models to support development of the product

Skills, Qualifications and Experience required:

  • Knowledge and demonstrable experience of systems modelling & simulation tools (i.e. MATLAB and Simulink)
  • Experience of developing systems models to characterise system functionality & performance
  • Experience of working in multi-disciplined Engineering teams
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written


  • 2:1 or better Honours degree (BSc/ BEng/ MSc/ MEng) in Physics, Mathematics or Systems Engineering is preferred but will consider Optical Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics Engineering, Software Engineering, or equivalent experience.

Full details of the Systems Engineer (modelling) is available on application. To apply please submit your current CV.


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