Senior Solution Architect

Posted 02/05/2024 by MASS

GU14, Cove, Hampshire
£58,000 - £65,000/annum DOE plus company benefits
  • 25 days annual leave inclusive of up to 3 days Christmas shut-down
  • Buy or sell up to 5 days’ annual leave
  • Annual Wellbeing allowance
  • Two pension schemes to choose from
  • Private Medical Insurance + discounts for additional family members
  • Life Assurance scheme up to 4 x salary
  • Share Save scheme
  • Electric/Hybrid Car leasing scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail discounts
  • Career development support

Wellbeing is at the core to our culture, allowing you to flourish and to achieve your full potential. You are important to us, and we take pride in our wellbeing programmes and policies that support you as individuals including, mental health first aiders and readily available support through our extensive employee assistance programme.

We are building a new team led by our Principal Solution Architect at a state-of-the-art test and evaluation facility at a client site in Farnborough. You will help design, implement, and support new capability within the facility, taking part in both domestic manage development, and take part in both domestic and international trials while working with both present and future technology.

Working autonomously at Farnborough with unprecedented access to the customer. Recognising and relaying customer requests, demands, and comments to our Lincoln location and as the project progresses, given on-site presence, you will be crucial to ensure that deployment, verification, and validation are successful. You will develop into the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the project facility acting as the main point of contact for stakeholder queries.

The invaluable experience you’ll bring

Joining a large project at the initial stages, you will be expected to gather stakeholder use cases and create requirements specifications, (URD & SRDs).

This will mean providing ongoing support and continuous assistance during deployment to help with these design tasks, using your knowledge of Model Based Systems Engineering (UML/SysML/Archimate) expertise.

Due to the highly secure nature of the projects that you will be involved with, you must be:

  • A UK National and eligible to work in the UK
  • Eligible to obtain and maintain a UK Government DV-level security clearance

Essential experience

  • Systems Engineering
  • Test and acceptance of integrated systems
  • Experience across the Engineering Delivery Lifecycle
  • Requirements Management (DOORS/Enterprise Architect etc.)
  • System Design Documentation

Desirable experience

  • Systems Modelling (UML/SysML)
  • Defence Industry knowledge of EW systems
  • Coding experience (JavaScript or MATLAB/Simulink)
  • Previous ex-Military experience with EW systems (operator, maintenance, support, or acquisition).

Our Electronic Warfare Operations Support Group (EWOS) is made up of around 60+ electronic warfare specialists. From all manner of backgrounds, our engineers, scientists, and ex-military personnel combine their experience to help our customers achieve the true operational potential and help keep their people and platforms safe.

 Apply today to see how working for MASS could work for you!

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