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Solutions Architect- Assured Systems


BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Location: Christchurch
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Software Engineering
Category: Architects Jobs
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Solutions
Architect – Assured Systems

This is a technical
role requiring expertise in the design, development and delivery of Assured
Information Systems using the latest technologies. As a technical leader you
will be instrumental in overseeing the technology roadmaps and designs required
to not only sustain an existing portfolio of IT cyber products, systems and
services but to innovate and develop new products of the future.

As a Solutions
Architect you will work closely with the Programme Manager and Programme
Engineering Manager to successfully deliver our customer commitments. You
must have the technical ability, aptitude and confidence in this strong
customer facing role, with the ability to take full ownership of requirements,
architectures, technology & product choices, in conjunction with product
safety, security and certification.

If you feel you are
ready for a new chapter in your career and to be part of the senior leadership
within Defence Information, then we want to hear from you.

Your main
responsibilities as a Solutions Architect – Assured Systems:

Analyse, define,
evaluate, plan and deliver solutions to meet programme, business and customer
requirements

Apply engineering
expertise to complex engineering product, system and process development or
problem resolution

Ability to build
strong relationships with customers, suppliers and other functions at a senior
level and influence their thinking

Maintain a good
understanding of competitors and suppliers products and services

Thorough knowledge
of latest technologies and how they can be applied to complex problems

Lead and inspire
engineers to continually raise the bar and push technology boundaries

Facilitate the
evolution of innovation ideas, prototyping, development, productionising,
delivery, support and decommissioning

Support wider
business vision and strategy and achieve business level objectives

Your skills
and qualifications:

Essential:

Competence in:

Use of NCSC secure
design principles in the design of system and security architectures

Strong knowledge
and understanding of IT and how it can address customer requirements

Design, development
and delivery of Plans, Processes, Products, Systems and Services

Assessing and
selecting appropriate technologies in areas such as operating systems,
virtualisation and security

Desirable:

Understanding of:

MoD or Industry IT
projects and programmes

Information
Assurance (IA) and cyber security

Security
architectures, COTS integration and virtualisation

Enterprise level
designs and cloud based solutions

Current and
emerging technologies and roadmaps

What we're
looking for in you:

Ability to
demonstrate leadership behaviours

Recent experience
of technical design oversight of complex systems and services

Ability to balance
seemingly opposed views: big picture and detail; strategic and tactical;
methodical and creative

Technical
management and leadership of products and product families

Flexibility to
travel within UK and abroad

Professional
registration, chartered status or willingness to obtain

Ideally you will
have a strong engineering background with experience in the IT industry with
the ability to attain Security Clearance (SC without caveat).

Location: Christchurch

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits
package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave
allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range
of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance
programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some
employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one
of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We
work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions
every year for customers in over 100 countries.

BAE Systems
Air

If you’d like to
make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

From keeping
soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing
the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation
of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers
an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives,
livelihoods, ways of life.

As part of our Air
team, you could be working at the edge of what is technologically possible,
shaping the future to ensure our customers are ready to face challenges we
cannot even imagine today. You could be developing and evolving the
technologies that will defend the UK for generations to come and supporting our
customers around the globe.

Join us and
you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your
talent where it counts.

We recognise
that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected,
valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not
only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We
celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and
perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome
applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be
aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security
and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including
your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place
of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume
of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is
therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be
considered for a role with BAE Systems.
Solutions
Architect – Assured Systems

This is a technical
role requiring expertise in the design, development and delivery of Assured
Information Systems using the latest technologies. As a technical leader you
will be instrumental in overseeing the technology roadmaps and designs required
to not only sustain an existing portfolio of IT cyber products, systems and
services but to innovate and develop new products of the future.

As a Solutions
Architect you will work closely with the Programme Manager and Programme
Engineering Manager to successfully deliver our customer commitments. You
must have the technical ability, aptitude and confidence in this strong
customer facing role, with the ability to take full ownership of requirements,
architectures, technology & product choices, in conjunction with product
safety, security and certification.

If you feel you are
ready for a new chapter in your career and to be part of the senior leadership
within Defence Information, then we want to hear from you.

Your main
responsibilities as a Solutions Architect – Assured Systems:

Analyse, define,
evaluate, plan and deliver solutions to meet programme, business and customer
requirements

Apply engineering
expertise to complex engineering product, system and process development or
problem resolution

Ability to build
strong relationships with customers, suppliers and other functions at a senior
level and influence their thinking

Maintain a good
understanding of competitors and suppliers products and services

Thorough knowledge
of latest technologies and how they can be applied to complex problems

Lead and inspire
engineers to continually raise the bar and push technology boundaries

Facilitate the
evolution of innovation ideas, prototyping, development, productionising,
delivery, support and decommissioning

Support wider
business vision and strategy and achieve business level objectives

Your skills
and qualifications:

Essential:

Competence in:

Use of NCSC secure
design principles in the design of system and security architectures

Strong knowledge
and understanding of IT and how it can address customer requirements

Design, development
and delivery of Plans, Processes, Products, Systems and Services

Assessing and
selecting appropriate technologies in areas such as operating systems,
virtualisation and security

Desirable:

Understanding of:

MoD or Industry IT
projects and programmes

Information
Assurance (IA) and cyber security

Security
architectures, COTS integration and virtualisation

Enterprise level
designs and cloud based solutions

Current and
emerging technologies and roadmaps

What we're
looking for in you:

Ability to
demonstrate leadership behaviours

Recent experience
of technical design oversight of complex systems and services

Ability to balance
seemingly opposed views: big picture and detail; strategic and tactical;
methodical and creative

Technical
management and leadership of products and product families

Flexibility to
travel within UK and abroad

Professional
registration, chartered status or willingness to obtain

Ideally you will
have a strong engineering background with experience in the IT industry with
the ability to attain Security Clearance (SC without caveat).

Location: Christchurch

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits
package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave
allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range
of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance
programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some
employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one
of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We
work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions
every year for customers in over 100 countries.

BAE Systems
Air

If you’d like to
make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

From keeping
soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing
the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation
of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers
an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives,
livelihoods, ways of life.

As part of our Air
team, you could be working at the edge of what is technologically possible,
shaping the future to ensure our customers are ready to face challenges we
cannot even imagine today. You could be developing and evolving the
technologies that will defend the UK for generations to come and supporting our
customers around the globe.

Join us and
you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your
talent where it counts.

We recognise
that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected,
valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not
only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We
celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and
perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome
applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be
aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security
and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including
your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place
of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume
of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is
therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be
considered for a role with BAE Systems.
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