ILS Engineer

BAE Systems UK

Location: Dorset

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Air - ILS Engineer

Location: Christchurch, Dorset

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

Salary: Up to £57,500 dependent on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Responsible for the project metrics and reporting of the product support engineering capability, as required by performance based logistic support contracts
  • Schedule adherence of ILS activities to agreed milestones
  • Contribution to improvement in Engineering Key Performance Indicators
  • Analysing and allocating specification requirements, Reliability analysis and prediction, Maintainability analysis and prediction and Maintainability analysis and prediction
  • Writing specifications, Generating plans & reports
  • Planning and running maintainability/testability demonstrations
  • Preparation of Logistic Information Repository / Logistic Support Analysis Record, ILS plans, analysis reports and associated documentation
  • Preparation of ILS bid documentation
  • Level of Repair Analysis and spares and repairs modelling

Your skills and experiences:

  • Ideally degree qualification in related (STEM) subject or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge & experience of Technical Publications, both AESPs & IETP
  • Knowledge of engineering drawings
  • Knowledge of applicable Defence Standards for supportability and related specifications, e.g., Defence Standard 00-600 for Integrated Logistic Support, S1000D for Technical Publications, S2000M for Provisioning and spares management and Defence Standard 00-40 for Reliability Analysis
  • Experience of engineering systems and maintenance
  • Verbal and written communications abilities and experience of reporting of ILS metrics and presenting ILS material


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 leave incentive.

The Digital Intelligence team:

DI is where BAE Systems design and build the solutions, adopting cutting edge IT for incorporation into products and services for our customers. DI have a wide range of opportunities that will allow development and growth within one of the UK’s largest employers

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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