Engineer - Systems

BAE Systems UK

Location: Surrey

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: Systems Engineer

Location: Frimley, Surrey

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

Salary: £39,823 depending on skills and experience

What you’ll be doing:

    Apply knowledge and understanding to engineering theories, concepts, practices, principals and approaches

      Apply theoretical engineering knowledge, experience & skills to develop products & services, specifications, designs and developments

        Resolve technical & performance issues and problems for a platform, product or service

          Perform general systems engineering activities, which may include requirements development and management, modelling and simulation, design activities, integration, and verification and validation

            General systems engineering activities across the engineering lifecycle

              Resolve problems and issues and keep stakeholders informed of progress

                Provide support to other team members where appropriate

                  Make engineering decisions within own sphere of responsibility and delegated authority

                    Maintaining a level of SQEP for the role through personal and professional development

                    Your skills and experiences:


                      Knowledge and understanding of engineering theories, concepts, principles and approaches

                        Ability to apply theoretical engineering knowledge, experience and skills to develop products and services, designs and developments

                          Experience in two or more of the following general engineering activities: requirements development and management, modelling and simulation, design activities, integration, verification and validation

                            A degree in a relevant subject e.g. Engineering, Computer Science, Maths or other equivalent qualification or equivalent experience (STEM qualification)

                              An understanding of the engineering lifecycle

                                An understanding of systems engineering methodologies and practices


                                  Experience in a defence or related industry

                                    Knowledge of the Naval domain

                                      Working towards an appropriate level of professional certification with a relevant professional body

                                        Competence and capability with systems engineering tools


                                        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 Team:

                                          Working within an international programme with potential for career development

                                            Support towards achieving professional registration

                                              Working in a flexible environment

                                                Opportunity of working on board naval ships

                                                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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