about 1 year ago
Senior Systems Engineer
We have an exciting opportunity
for an experienced Senior Systems Engineer to work on our future projects;
developing and delivering military and commercial technologies in the secure
Do you want to design and build
systems to provide a secure mobile
communication networks for our armed forces? Could you create systems that can
allow a user to securely browse the internet from a secret network? Want to
work on the next generation of Military IT systems? Would you like to be part
of a team, integrating leading edge technologies to provide our military
services with competitive advantage?
How would you like to work for a business that is committed
to making the workplace agile and flexible to meet the diverse needs of our
customers? Where high standards of work are expected and encouraged? Where
people are understood and valued? Where you can develop and enhance your skills
and knowledge, with potential to become a leader in a global business?
responsibilities as a Senior Systems Engineer will involve:
Design of technical solutions,
integrating COTS hardware and software
Production of system integration , verification and validation
Lead / provide
support to system level investigations.
Escalate risks and
opportunities that may have a direct / indirect effect on the technical
delivery of the system lifecycle or product.
with systems engineering practices
Reporting on progress and
providing feedback to team members and leadership
Planning and Estimating
improvement of the team competencies and skills.
Management of technical risk
Working with customers to support
delivered systems and resolve issues
As part of the engineering team you will work closely with
team members, and support the team and/or project leadership in daily
activities. You may also be asked to lead teams.
skills and qualifications as a Senior Systems Engineer:
vSphere infrastructure and implementation
Defining and managing interfaces
System integration, verification
and validation across defence, including acceptance activities
System Engineering tools and
Communications and Networking
Physical and Electrical Safety,
Security and Environmental compliance
MOD and industry standard
What we're looking for
A 'can do' attitude; thriving in a
varied, complex, and frequently changing work environment, often with demanding
Self-organisation and good time management
You are innovative and able to
You take responsibility for own
& team work packages and for delivery
Experience of mentoring more
junior staff and leading teams is desirable
Occasional travel to customer
sites to support deployment may be required
Ideally you have an honours degree or equivalent
professional qualification in a relevant STEM subject, although relevant
knowledge and experience may offset the qualification requirements. You will be
required to obtain full Security Clearance.
Salary: Up to £46,000
dependent on experience
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
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
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.