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Air - Application Support Engineer - CAD

BAE Systems UK

Location: Lancashire

Job Type: Not Specified


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Job Title: Air - Application Support Engineer CAD

Location: Samlesbury

Salary: £42,760 - £47,013 (dependant on skills & experience)

What you’ll be doing:

Supporting the wider team on the Siemens NX CAD software through:

- Application/End User Support

- Application updates, testing & deployment

- Application developments

- Application account management

- Software and hardware fault finding

- Process development and deployment

Your skills and experiences:


  • Siemens NX knowledge and CATIA knowledge skills in 1 or the other
  • IT/Engineering background and/or qualifications AND knowledge of Microsoft Office packages and computing systems
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.


  • Highly desirable Aircraft Standard design process
  • PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) software & digital mock-up applications experience advantageous


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

The Engineering Systems Competency Centre (ESCC):

A rewarding opportunity is available within the Engineering Systems Competency Centre (ESCC) as an Application Support Engineer working on various programmes within BAE. The role is quite varied and covers a wide spectrum of I.T. related activities across multiple engineering applications (CATIA, NX, PDM, 2D/3D Visualisation). The role would suit someone who is proactive, diligent and a competent team player to help discharge work to a high standard in a dynamic environment.

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.