Senior Systems Engineer

Talk to Katy Matthews
+44 (0) 2380 983048
((BST: 8:00 - 18:00 (Mon/Thurs) 8:00 - 16:00 (Fri)))

Share this Job

Reference

KM70

Sector

Marine, Shipping & Maritime

Salary

Competitive

Benefits

Please call for more information.

Town/City

England

Contract Type

Permanent

Consortio, in collaboration with a pioneering company dedicated to ensuring the safety of Britain's busiest inland waterway, is seeking an experienced Senior Systems Engineer. Operating the most advanced port control service, the company facilitates the secure movement of thousands of leisure and commercial vessels annually, actively promoting the use of the river for trade and travel. With a responsibility for 100 miles of river, environmental protection, and user safety, this company is at the forefront of waterway safety.

As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the continuous functionality of all navigation systems, with a focus on safety and customer service excellence. This position involves conducting planned, preventative maintenance, equipment and system replacement, and leading or supporting project-related integration and delivery. In addition, the Senior Systems Engineer will take on greater strategic responsibilities within the team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure continuous functionality of navigation systems, including Vessel Traffic Display, Voice Communication systems, IT networking, firewalls, WAN, IoT, 4G and 5G, SIP telephony, virtualization platforms (Hyper-V), and cybersecurity protection services.
  • Diagnose and resolve faults, including complex technical issues, in a professional and timely manner.
  • Escalate issues promptly to appropriate colleagues, management team, or suppliers as necessary.
  • Log actions taken, investigate and understand root causes, and capture future requirements.
  • Share information appropriately and keep customers or stakeholders updated.
  • Install, monitor, maintain, and administer navigation systems, infrastructure, and software, including software and system licenses.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Degree in IT, computer science, or a related discipline.
  • Demonstrable project management experience or qualification.
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience in a comparable role or setting.
  • Thorough knowledge, understanding, and application of GDPR, cybersecurity principles (minimum Cyber Essentials, NIS, and ISO standards).
  • Knowledge of risks and relevant mitigations, including Working at Height, EMF, and other hazards.
  • Understanding and application of related H&S regulations (e.g., PUWER, LOLER, COSHH).
  • Full driving license.

Additional Responsibilities for Senior Systems Engineer:

  • Greater strategic role in the team with additional responsibilities.
  • Leadership in project-related integration and delivery.

This role offers a permanent contract with extensive benefits, including opportunities for career progression within the multinational company. The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive salary.

You may also be interested in...

Due to recent expansion, they are currently on the lookout for a Port Agent, and you will be responsible for arranging all relevant port and husbandry services and tending to the requirements of the Master and crew making sure all appropriate legislations and regulations are obse...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: Southampton
  Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Metocean Engineer/Oceanographic Technician to join our expanding team, Europe’s leading independent metocean provider for the renewables and low-carbon industries. Renowned for delivering high-quality and safe metocean ...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: Devon
Our client, Europe's premier independent metocean provider for the renewables and low-carbon sectors, is renowned for delivering top-tier and secure metocean monitoring campaigns to the renewable industries across Europe. With an extensive track record that includes particip...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime, Marine Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: Devon
Consortio is proud to partner with one of the world's premier marine and international trade practices, renowned for its comprehensive services in shipping, asset finance, insurance, offshore, and commodities. With a reputation for handling high-profile disputes and providin...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime, Marine Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: England
Our client has been in the marine consultancy market for over 30 years. The most trusted in all marine warranty, offshore and other types of consultancy work. They are the UK’s leaders in the controlled process of the entire offshore project life cycle. That is from the design an...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime, Marine Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: London