Senior Systems Engineer

OSI Maritime Systems (UK), 8-10B Dragoon House, Waterlooville, Hampshire, United Kingdom Req #87
12 July 2023

OSI is growing! We are expanding our facilities near Portsmouth, UK as part of our strategic growth plan in the EMEA region, and we are looking for experienced individuals with domain knowledge to join our amazing team. About us:In 1977, OSI introduced the first generation electronic chart system for the maritime market and revolutionized navigation. Over the years we have had many firsts.  Today, OSI Maritime Systems is a leading provider of integrated navigation and tactical solutions designed for naval and maritime security operations. Among those solutions, the company develops and delivers integrated bridge systems for warships, integrated dived navigation systems for submarines, and C2 systems for small craft. Presently, 23 navies totaling more than 600 warships and submarines operate using OSI systems.

About Us

In 1977, OSI introduced the first generation electronic chart system for the maritime market and revolutionized navigation. Over the years we have had many firsts.  Today, OSI Maritime Systems is a leading provider of integrated navigation and tactical solutions designed for naval and maritime security operations. Among those solutions, the company develops and delivers integrated bridge systems for warships, integrated dived navigation systems for submarines, and C2 systems for small craft. Presently, 23 navies totaling more than 600 warships and submarines operate using OSI systems. Due to the nature of our company, all employees must pass specific security criteria. Only candidates who are Canadian citizens, have PR status or have a citizenship from a NATO country, and who satisfy security clearance criteria, will be considered.

The Role

The Principle Systems Engineer is part of the engineering team that develops marine navigation and bridge systems for OSI’s government and naval markets. The Principle Systems Engineer plays a critical role in the development of the overall system requirements’ design and definition for OSI’s complex products. The Principle Systems Engineer will execute various system engineering functions throughout the life cycle of the project.  The incumbent has experience in working with various organizations and system components (software engineering, hardware engineering, integration and test, production, manufacturing and logistics) and can take on the technical lead of a project.

Main Responsibilities

  • Develops design concepts and generates technical proposal to military standards
  • Develop and mentor engineers in a dynamic team environment and help them resolve problems
  • Improve efficiencies and recommends corrective actions, including writing procedures
  • Builds and participates in customer relationships
  • May participate in system integration tests, trials, and acceptance tests at customer facilities

You Bring

  • Degree in Engineering or Physics or related field or equivalent experience
  • Experience in marine electronics and integrated bridge systems a significant asset;
  • Experience in defense or government domain preferably in naval ship sector is a significant asset
  • Strong knowledge of marine navigation and tactical sensors or systems;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Eligible to obtain and maintain a location relevant security clearance;
  • Willingness and ability to travel     

Why OSI?

We have a Professional Development program in place that supports our employees in their career development by providing funds, time, and opportunities to become better at what they do.
At OSI you can make a difference. We are a change willing organization that is always looking for new ideas. We strive to improve what it is we do and how we do it. If you have ideas we would love to hear about them.
OSI fosters an inclusive and diverse culture. We celebrate our diversity and strive to be more inclusive because it makes us a better company.
Should you require assistance and or accommodations during the hiring process, please contact Talent Acquisition, OSI.

We also offer great benefits: 
Healthcare Plan (Including dental)
Pension
Life insurance
Emergency Travel Assistance
Employee and Family Assistance Program

Due to the nature of our company, all employees must pass specific security criteria.Why OSI?We have a Professional Development program in place that supports our employees in their career development by providing funds, time, and opportunities to become better at what they do.At OSI you can make a difference. We are a change willing organization that is always looking for new ideas. We strive to improve what it is we do and how we do it. If you have ideas we would love to hear about them.OSI fosters an inclusive and diverse culture. We celebrate our diversity and strive to be more inclusive because it makes us a better company.

Other details

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  • OSI Maritime Systems (UK), 8-10B Dragoon House, Waterlooville, Hampshire, United Kingdom