Combat Systems Engineer

Nova Scotia - Canada - Industry - Shipbuilding - Engineering & Design - Professional Bachelor

Our client, a large Canadian shipbuilder and in-service support provider, is hiring a Combat Systems Engineer. This position will be responsible for executing technical responsibilities within the Engineering Governance team of the Combat Systems Engineering organization. This is a permanent, full-time role.

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Samantha Binns, Account manager

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About this role


  • Provide engineering technical expertise during requirements definition, design, integration, test, and production phases to ensure that fully compliant and certified systems are provided in accordance with requirements, governing standards, and sound engineering practice;
  • Develop plans, processes and procedures as required in support of program requirements;
  • Coordinate with Combat Systems, Combat Support Systems, Mission Systems Integration, Platform Systems and Project Management teams;
  • Participate in, or lead, Working Groups, as required, for assigned Systems Engineering disciplines;
  • Define, measure and achieve technical and earned value targets for assigned activities;
  • Ensure all Subcontractor and ISI SE deliverables are compliant with the Statement of Work;
  • Provide accurate status reports on assigned activities to the management team;
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with internal (Shipyard Production, CSC Program personnel) and external stakeholders (subcontractors and Canadian government representatives);
  • Support Project Management and ISI initiatives as required for the CSC project to succeed;
  • Support a culture of teamwork, enthusiasm and a proactive nature within the Systems Engineering team.

About you


  • Engineering Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Electronic or Systems Engineering required;
  • Engineering in large, complex Marine defense engineering projects;
  • Coordination with multiple complex organizations;
  • Extensive knowledge of Systems Engineering disciplines and tools;
  • Understanding of Combat and Platform System Architectures;
  • Experience in engineering for Naval platforms;
  • Understanding of ship construction;
  • Experience working in design, production and / or test on a ship construction program.

What we offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Over 40 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.


  • Vacancy number: PUB210246
  • Location: Nova Scotia
  • Market: Industry
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Shipbuilding
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Friday, June 14, 2019
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Feel free to contact


Samantha Binns

Account manager Brunel Energy Canada Calgary

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