Programme Engineering Manager

BAE Systems UK

Location: United Kingdom

Job Type: Not Specified



Job Title: Programme Engineering Manager

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

Salary: Competitive

What you’ll be doing:

● Ownership and leading the product development strategy and roadmaps within the Light Munitions IDT, including identification of funding streams and routes to market

● Leadership and successful delivery of the product development portfolio

● Development and identification of capability area(s) to support the wider team and business needs

Your skills and experiences:


● Technical/Engineering background but strong/proven track record for delivery of projects

● Degree or equivalent in an engineering related subject

● Understanding and experience of working across both the engineering and project lifecycles


Design Review / Phase Review Assessor / Chair trained

● Chartered Engineer or working towards

● PM qualification and experience with PM tools (i.e., Project Hub, budget management, risk management)


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 Programme Engineering team:

This unique role is key to the organisation as you will be the subject matter expert for our customers and the contracts we hold with them, along with identifying future technology developments and driving our product strategy. This role will be a key development step for excellent career progression into Chief Engineering roles and Technical Programme Management roles.

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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