Electronic Engineer

BAE Systems UK

Location: Cumbria

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Electronic Engineer

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

Salary: Up to £48,288 depending on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Support the design of AC & DC distribution systems including sizing, protection, control, and the specification of power supplies and converters
  • Support the design of motor drives, control, and positioning systems
  • Support the design of data links, data protocols, networks, EMC management and verification
  • Contribute to design verification using a combination of simulation, analysis, and test techniques
  • Contribute to design documentation and technical reports
  • Interfacing with related disciplines
  • Adherence to full engineering lifecycle

Your skills and experiences:

  • A degree, HNC, HND or equivalent in Electrical Engineering or strongly related subject
  • An appetite for learning business approaches and procedures including standards for governance and compliance
  • Some relevant industrial experience in the above points will be 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 team:

As an Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for electrical designs relating to Underwater Weapons. The role will provide you with the opportunity to join various complex Underwater Weapon development projects. You will see the full lifecycle and contribute through all phases

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.

You’ve got this!