At Leonardo, we have a fantastic new opportunity for a Systems Engineer. Leonardo is a global high-tech company and one of the key players in Aerospace, Defence and Security. Headquartered in Italy, Leonardo has over 45,000 employees, of which 7,000 are based in the UK.This Systems Engineering vacancy presents an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to develop and grow their skills and knowledge within a thriving organisation. The job holder will be engaged in a wide variety of Systems Engineering activities covering the entire engineering lifecycle, including; systems definition, input to estimates and bid activities, requirements apportionment, systems architecting, integration, verification & validation, which will involve proactive interaction and communication with other Engineering and non-Engineering functions.Candidates with a good understanding of all aspects of Systems Engineering relating to lifecycle processes and methodologies should apply. Specific experience in precision guidance control systems is particularly sought after for this role.Project work at Leonardo is based on both internally funded products and directly funded work with deliverables to key customers within short timescales. If successful, you will be joining a dedicated multi-disciplined Integrated Project Team with a full and stretching workload – with huge potential for personal growth and professional development.WHAT YOU’LL GETFlexible working: We offer our employees the time and flexibility they need to enjoy a balanced life through flexible hours and part time optionsCustom working: The role may be a mixture of home based and onsiteFlexible benefits: Our company-funded approach to flexible benefits allows employees to make choices appropriate for them. Each employee has access to a wide choice of lifestyle, health and wellbeing options best suited to their individual lifestyle goals.Network groups : To demonstrate our ongoing commitment to diversity & inclusion we have network groups for o Carers (employees caring for families or friends)o Enable (supporting people with disabilities) o Equalise (development of a gender balanced workforce)o Pride (promoting equality for all LGBTQ+ individuals)o We also work in partnership with AFBE (Association for Black and Minority Ethnic Engineers).Training : Free access to Coursera which provides more than 4,000 online coursesContinuous Learning : You will be supported in your ongoing professional development though training and mentoringInvestors in People : We are proud recipients of the Investors in People Gold AwardEmployee Assistance Programme : Providing free and confidential mental health supportAnnual leave: We offer 25 days holiday, plus 8 bank holidays and 8 flexi daysTo find out about all of our Company benefits please visit: https://(url removed)/en/people-careers/life-at-leonardo/company-benefitsAdherence to Leonardo’s Engineering governance e.g. policy, framework processes, design reviewsSupport to new and existing product line operations as requiredMaintaining an organised record of project related decisions, risks, actions & opportunities for audit purposes or general good practiceThe preparation of system and sub-system technical requirements and their dissemination to appropriate engineering functionsConcept generation, theoretical analysis and modelling of dynamic systems for servo control mechanisms, thermal models etc.Development of dynamic control algorithms to meet system performance requirements, including “what if” trade-off studies.Selection and specification of control components (motors, inertial measurement devices, angular and linear displacement sensors, electronic drive amplifiers etc.)Specification and production of embedded control software and firmware from Simulink, Xilinx-XSG and HDLcoder (and future approaches)Generation of test plans and specificationsDevelopment of Matlab scripts and functions to support testing and evaluation, including HWIL stimulus files generation and automated test output analysis.Support to module and system-level integration, execution of testing and analysis of test recordings and results.Complete development of formal models representing the applicable control system, both for internal use within the company and for delivery to external customer / partner organisations.Technical mentoring of more junior control systems engineer(s) covering increasing their level of familiarity with existing designs and ways of working, plus acting as a sounding board and source of technical advice for challenges the junior personnel encounter

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