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Air - Mission Systems Engineer - Part Time

BAE Systems UK

Location: East Riding of Yorkshire

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Air-Mission Systems Engineer (Part-time)

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

Salary:£42760-£56456 with potential flexibility to accomodate for niche skills/qualifications (pro rata)

What you’ll be doing:

Leading of the following activities as part of a multi-functional engineering team below:

  • Requirements Management (capture, manipulation and management of systems requirements)
  • Research and Development
  • Design Process Engineering
  • Behavioural Design Engineering
  • safety Engineering (analysis of the Systems Safety requirements)
  • Integration (structuring and partitioning of complex systems)
  • Specification and Procurement
  • Performance Analysis
  • Proof of Design (Certification and Qualification)
  • Human Factors and Cockpit Integration
  • Integration, Qualification & Acceptance
  • Installation and Support
  • You’ll also have people manager responsibilities in this role.

Your skills and experiences:


Degree educated Science/Engineering discipline or HND/HNC with sound experience of the Engineering Lifecycle or equivalent

Background and knowledge in Systems Engineering especially ‘Systems of Systems’ engineering

Proven ability to lead and manage a team effectively


Knowledge of the European Product Safety, CE and EMC legislation would be beneficial but not essential.


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 System Engineering team:

As a Systems Engineer, you will be joining a highly skilled, professional team within the Mission Systems Community. Based at the Prestwick Unit, you will have the opportunity to work with the Customer, Partners and/ or Suppliers, both at Prestwick and at their respective sites. You will get the opportunity to work across the engineering lifecycle from requirements through to design, development and implementation getting involved in all areas of the business. This also includes requirements management, interface between the systems, safety, systems concept, architecture, design, testing, certification. You will be positioned as and where needed on any of these platforms.

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.