Senior Weapons Systems Engineer

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Position Type
Permanent or Fixed Term Contract
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Engineers & Technicians
Aviation & Aerospace
Occasional travel required
Visa sponsorship
Languages Required
English essential
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Expleo is a trusted partner for end-to-end, integrated engineering, quality services and management consulting for digital transformation.  We help businesses harness unrelenting technological change to successfully deliver innovations that will help them gain a competitive advantage and improve the everyday lives of people around the globe.  


We are seeking a highly organized and motivated Weapons Systems Engineer to join our proactive and innovative team working as part of an integrated systems engineering team for the qualification & certification for the resupply of various weapons systems for a variety of platforms in the Aerospace and Defence Marine sectors.


  • You'll support planning, co-ordinating and effective delivery of specific artifacts including
    • To capture and manage customer requirements, translating into lower level supplier specifications/ICDs
    • To define qualification requirements and analysis of supplier supporting evidence
    • To undertake engineering Supplier Management activities
    • To undertake review, qualification and approval activities relative to deliverable and delivered items
    • To generate clearance documentation to support delivery in to Service.
    • Co-ordination of engineering programmes across disciplines
    • Generation of Qualification Plans
    • Generation of Specifications / ICDs
    • Generation of Clearances
    • Supplier Management
    • Generation of DDPs


  • Appropriate engineering qualification (HNC and above) with associated experience
  • Knowledge of typical product design lifecycle


  • Able to demonstrate a record of delivering quality engineering in large or complex projects in a typical product lifecycle
  • Good people management skills and experience in a multi-disciplined engineering environment
  • Good communication and influencing skills, drive, initiative and flexibility
  • Knowledge of typical product design lifecycle
  • Knowledge of weapon or weapon related equipment design, qualification & certification

What do I need before I apply

  • This role may require security clearance and our offer of employment will be dependent on obtaining the appropriate level of clearance.
  • The details of this requirement will be discussed at interview. 
  • If applying for this role, please do not make reference to or include in your application or CV details of any current or previously held security clearance.


  • Collaborative working environment – we stand shoulder to shoulder with our clients and our peers through good times and challenges 
  • We empower all passionate technology loving professionals by allowing them to expand their skills and take part in inspiring projects  
  • Expleo Academy - enables you to acquire and develop the right skills by delivering a suite of accredited training courses 
  • Competitive company benefits such as medical and dental insurance, pension, life assurance, employee wellbeing programme, sports and social events, birthday hampers and much more!  
  • Always working as one team, our people are not afraid to think big and challenge the status quo 

“We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age”. 



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