Junior Engineers - BAE Systems Submarines

BAE Systems UK

Location: Cumbria

Job Type: Not Specified


Job Title: Engineer (Various) – BAE Systems Submarines

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Brough, Filton, Weymouth & Portsmouth.

We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements - please speak to your recruiter about the options for your role.

Salary: Competitive

What we’re looking for in you:

We’re seeking STEM Degree qualified candidates to join BAE Systems Submarines Engineering function; we have opportunities across the following areas:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Systems Engineering
  • Human Factors
  • Materials Technology
  • Metrology
  • Naval Architecture
  • Safety & Environmental Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Strategic Weapons
  • Structural Engineering
  • Support Engineering

What you’ll be doing:

Modular, progressive training before starting in your new engineering role.

Depending on the area you’re working in, you may be involved in:

  • Requirement’s elicitation and subsequent translation of requirements into a software / system design
  • Supporting the definition and development of user, system and sub system requirements through to demonstration of acceptance
  • Supporting the concept design, detailed design, support to build, delivery and in-service support for submarines
  • Hardware assembly and installation
  • System Integration
  • Engineering verification and validation activities
  • Test / Trials activities
  • Through life support
  • Performing modelling, analysis, prototyping and research to support new business opportunities

Please note that responsibilities may differ depending on the Engineering position you are aligned to, please speak with your recruiter for further information.

Your skills and experiences:

Degree level qualification in relevant STEM subject (Engineering/ Physics/ Maths/ Science)


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

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 your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.


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