Senior Engineer - Nuclear (Substantiation)

BAE Systems UK

Location: Cumbria

Job Type: Not Specified


Job Title: Senior Engineer - Nuclear (Substantiation)

Location: Barrow-in-Furness – we offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements

Salary: Competitive

What you’ll be doing:

    Reviewing and authoring nuclear substantiation documentation to support the site safety case

      Reviewing calculations & analysis work

        Supporting periodic review of safety

          Supporting implementation of substantiation requirements

            Support Maintenance Reviews

              Work closely with the Engineering Authority team of specific/allocated assets

                Work closely with Human Factors and Site Safety case Teams

                  Support wider business on Nuclear substantiation related activities

                  Your skills and experiences:


                    Be able to work as part of a team

                      Broad understanding of multiple engineering discipline

                        Experience in nuclear or other high hazard or highly regulated industry

                          Ability to produce high quality technical reports


                            Experience of nuclear substantiation or safety case 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 Engineering - Nuclear (Substantiation) team:

                            You will be joining an ever-expanding team with some great development opportunities both in the technical and managerial streams, including sponsorship for further education. This role will provide a strong foundation for developing Nuclear SQEP and progression through Nuclear baselined roles.

                            You will benefit from a broad spectrum of involvement in all of the Barrow Site Nuclear Substantiation and safety related activities, working closely with the Engineering Authority, Safety Case and Operations teams. This will include a wide variety of assets to be involved with (Mechanical, Civil & Structural, Electrical, Radiological, Chemical/Process).

                            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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