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Releasing Officer

BAE Systems UK

Location: Medway

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Releasing Officer

Location: Rochester

Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 depending on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Ensuring that release activity is performed expediently
  • Producing and signing relevant release certification
  • Documenting and reporting any failures of product
  • Preparing failure reports coordinating release activities with customers
  • Coordinating activities with internal logistic
  • Contributing proactively to improvements

Your skills and experiences:

  • Experience in an engineering or manufacturing background
  • Knowledge and experience of a maintenance environment
  • Customer facing experience both internal and external and experience interpreting standards
  • Competent IT skills
  • HNC or equivalent is desirable
  • Experience in Avionics is desirable


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 Electronic System team:

As a member of the team in one of the world's leading defence, security and aerospace companies, you will be part of the development and supply of state-of-the-art products across a diverse range of commercial and military platforms; Head Up and Head Worn Displays, Safety Critical Pilot Control and Flight Control Systems.

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.