Don’t contractually bind or commit your projects
too early in the life-cycle, before Requirements and
Specifications have been analysed and assessed.
> Get top level management commitment to SE.
Once obtained, communicate this as a leadership
message to your teams.
> You do not need a whole department of System
Engineers. 1 or 2 good people can make a real
impact at the beginning, and provide a strong
foundation for the project, involve all supplier
stakeholder groups and ensure buy-in to the