2nd July 2019
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Would you like to be part of a growing team within the Air Sector of our business? We currently have vacancies for Software Engineers in our Warton and Samlesbury sites.
As a Software Engineer, you will be playing an essential role in supporting the design and operation of systems on the platform and engaging in a wide range of simulations, programming, testing and security.
You will be capturing requirements, developing software and resolving any issues that arise whilst developing documentation in an understandable, unambiguous and concise manner.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to work within a skilled team in an exciting and developing business area.
Your main responsibilities as a Software Engineer will involve:
Delivering high quality work packages
Working within budgetary and time constraints
Challenging and driving improvements
Supporting the team and project leaders in daily activities
Your skills and qualifications:
HND or Degree in STEM Subjects
Familiarity with requirement capture and traceability tools/techniques
Experience in at least one High Level Programming language, e.g. C, C++, Java, Ada etc
Knowledge of Software Development environments e.g. GPS (GNAT), Artisan Real Time Studio / PTC modeller, Simulink, SCADE, Visual Studio, Statemate, HOOD etc.
Experience or knowledge of software engineering process, e.g. UML, Rational Unified Process, Model Based Systems / Software Engineering, DO-178C and DEF STAN 00-55 etc.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
What we're looking for in you:
You will be an organised and responsible individual who can work well within a fast paced environment. Your communication and interpersonal skills will enable you to work well within a highly skilled team.
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
BAE Systems Air
BAE Systems Air brings together the company's international capabilities and expertise to respond to customers' current and future requirements, and compete for international export and collaborative opportunities. In the UK, BAE Systems Air has an unrivalled track record and expertise in the development, delivery and support of military air platforms, components and technologies through Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II, Tornado and Hawk.
BAE Systems Air has the capability to provide customers with information superiority through the delivery of actionable intelligence and information, together with the provision of innovative information systems and services. Training is a key enabler to delivering military capability, and at BAE Systems we bring together our expertise in the analysis, design, build and delivery of training solutions into a powerful combination for our military customers around the world.
Working as an integral part of the team delivering information superiority and effective air power, our aim is to provide our customers with the capabilities and intelligence that really matters.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.
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/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.