Senior Technical Representative

Recruiter
BAE Systems
Location
Kent, England, Rochester
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
08 May 2018
Closes
22 May 2018
Ref
52003
Contact
Elizabeth Burn
Discipline
Electronics
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Engineer

Senior Field Service Engineer/Field Service Engineer

Would you like the opportunity to work on military and commercial platforms within BAE Electronic Systems? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Field Service Engineer/Field Service Engineer at our site in Rochester.

As a Senior Field Service Engineer/Field Service Engineer, you will be based within the Field Service Department to facilitate the onsite support and repair as appropriate of the company's products and systems with both commercial and military applications.

This role will require travel both within the UK and abroad as dictated by the customer requirements.

This role will provide you with further training as required, excellent career progression opportunities and you will be fully supported in your development within BAE.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Field Service Engineer/Field Service Engineer will involve:

Performing fault investigation, commissioning and calibration procedures to fulfil the business requirement on contracts currently held by the company

Tasking on legacy equipment in service may be required with our many customers world-wide

Training of customer's staff is often a requirement of the role in particular when new products are introduced in to service

Complete tasks in a timely manner to help set the customer up for success and provide excellent customer support

Travel at short notice as part of a team or individually to meet the business needs and commitment of our customer base. This may include short and long term deployments to customer premises around the world.

Your skills and qualifications:

Electronics background

Previous experience in a Development or Test / Engineering role would be desirable

A full driving licence is required for this role

Experience within a mechanical discipline would be advantageous

BTEC (including ONC/OND)/equivalent in an electronic discipline or equivalent experience

What we're looking for in you:

You will be an excellent communicator bother verbally and written. You will be highly organised with the ability to stay calm under pressure.

Location: Rochester

Salary: £32,000 +

There is also a premium salary uplift of 20% available within this department.

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, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

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.

Electronic Systems

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom.

We pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of. You'll have the opportunity to work from concept to completion, giving you real ownership of projects. Whatever you do, you'll have the satisfaction of knowing you're making a difference to people's lives.

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.

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