Engineering Manager (Vanguard CS)

BAE Systems UK

Location: South Gloucestershire

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title:Engineering Manager (Vanguard CS)

Location: Filton, We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements

Salary: Competitive

What you’ll be doing:

    Management & integration of an engineering programme or project, consisting of several major engineering systems, disciplines, platform assemblies, equipment or software products

      Delivery of packages of work/services, involving new products and/or complex upgrades, utilising new and existing technologies, requiring multiple interfaces with customers/suppliers

        Delivery of projects to meet customer and contractual obligations for cost, quality, timeliness, and specification

          Integration of multidiscipline engineering teams, resolution of engineering conflicts between disciplines, systems, and capabilities

          Your skills and experiences:

            Background in systems engineering, and/or combat systems experience from a Naval background

              Leadership of engineering teams, including strengths in communication and people motivation

                Engineering planning and design reviews (lifecycle maturity management)

                  Experience of configuration 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 Vanguard Combat Systems upgrade delivery team:

                  As the Vanguard CS Engineering Manager, you will report to the Programme Engineering Manager, and be responsible for the management of the engineering project team to deliver major capability upgrades to the In-Service Submarine Vanguard Combat System. This will consist of leading a team of circa 12 direct/indirect reports across engineering disciplines (systems, hardware, software, integration, safety, security, support, etc.)

                  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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