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BAE Systems is hiring a Principal Engineer - Systems Engineering (Architecture) in Barrow, UK

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Are  you a Systems Engineer looking for a unique innovative role? We  currently have pivotal Principal Engineer - Systems Engineering  opportunities available, integrating technologies to provide our  military services with competitive advantage.

As  a Principal Engineer - Systems Engineering (Architecture) you will have  the opportunity to work on one of a variety of our programmes, helping  us to design, develop, integrate, manage and support systems for  in-service/future submarines. You will have a good understanding of the  inputs, flow of decisions and dependencies that will impact system  design as well as product delivery.

This  role sits at the centre of our major drive towards embedding the Model  Based approached systems engineering within Submarines. You will  continue to develop a wide range of skills and experience across all  areas and disciplines and we are able to offer real opportunities for  personal and team development to ensure that the professional capability  of the business and individual are maintained and improved.

Your main responsibilities as a Principal Engineer - Systems Engineering (Architecture) will involve: 

Understanding  our customers’ challenging needs and acting as a subject matter expert;  analysing, preparing and communicating these through the use of  architectural methodologies

Developing complex system architectures and sub-systems and providing evidence of fitness for purpose

Supporting  the development of our Architecture capability through workshops,  direct support to other Engineering teams and is part of a growing  community of System Engineers

Taking accountability for technical work packages

Providing leadership, guidance and coaching to other engineers

Steering new systems development through implementation of best practice systems lifecycle processes

Working with customers to support delivered systems and resolve issues


Degree level qualification (or equivalent experience) in relevant STEM subject (Engineering/ Physics/ Maths/ Science)

Significant experience in System Architecture definition and development (MoDAF, TOSAF, SOSAF etc)

Experience undertaking Systems Engineering activities. This should include some combination of:

- Requirements Engineering and Management
- Model Based Systems Engineering (UML, SysML etc)
- Systems Integration, Verification and Validation
- Implementing and Governing Engineering Lifecycles
- Defining and managing System interfaces

Understanding of relevant engineering standards, including safety and environmental regulations

Practical experience with DOORs, Enterprise Architect or similar requirements management and Systems Modelling toolsets.

Some combination of:

- Software Systems and Verification
- IP Networking and Data Communications
- Control systems i.e. PLCs
- Avionics Development
- Safety Engineering
- 3rd party contract management
- Configuration Management (policy and implementation)
- Qualification Certification and Acceptance
- Submarine Platform Knowledge including operational experience

What we're looking for in you:

You  will be self-motivated and a proactive individual, able to analyse  complex problems and work autonomously and in a structured manner. You  will have excellent communications skills with an ability to liaise with  a broad range of stakeholders and will be capable of supervising  others.
We  welcome people with experience of the military, defence and maritime  industries, who can use their knowledge and learning to help us ensure  that we provide the best products into submarines. We are also keen to  work with people from other industries, technical fields and working  environments who can bring in innovative and fresh thinking and work  with us to participate and contribute to the important work that we do.   

Location: Barrow-in-Furness
Salary: Competitive

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.

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