Would you like to Study, develop and integrate equipment simulations for the Maritime Composite Training System (MCTS) to provide shore based Warfare Operator Training for Frigates, Destroyers and other major warships? We currently have a vacancy for an Integration Engineer at our site at our sites in Collingwood and Plymouth.
As an Integration Engineer, you will be Lead MCTS Interoperability events with UK and Non-UK (International) based partners.
This role will provide you with Study and evolve MCTS to support future capability demonstrations, integration facilities and training initiatives. You will require some UK travel to the two Royal Navy purpose built facilities, HMS Collingwood and HMNB Devonport.
Your main responsibilities as an Integration Engineer will involve:
Integrate BAE Systems and third party equipment hosted within a synthetic environment at BAE Systems and Customer sites
Technically lead Interoperability events for Joint and Combined Exercises
Provide specialist expertise; develop creative and innovative solutions, utilise fault finding and analysis skills in support of product development and enhanced product performance
Investigate and implement systems infrastructure and software solutions using a variety of languages including C++, C#, Ada 83/95
Provide technical support to site service delivery teams to maintain system availability
Deploy and support the deployment of MCTS and MCTS based systems at BAE Systems and Customer sites
Support acceptance activities at BAE Systems and Customer sites
Define and review requirements for systems and software work packages
Design and support the design of systems and software work packages
Study and support Bid work including report writing, presenting and estimating
Your skills and qualifications:
Ability to develop and integrate systems and software within a large multi-site facility.
Working experience of systems and software development using a variety of software languages (C# , AIDA, C++, script
Networking protocol/hardware knowledge
Working experience of virtualisation would be advantageous but is not essential
What we're looking for in you:
Self starter, communication skills, problem solving, pro-active, think outside the box, stakeholder management, flexible attitude as the support of interoperability events will require working non- standard hours for a periods of approximately 2-3 weeks.
Location: Broad Oak
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.
Join us and help to define the future of global maritime defence capabilities. With approximately 3,500 employees based at five UK locations and revenue of £600million, we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around and offer significant opportunities for committed employees to learn and grow with us.
From our headquarters in Portsmouth, we are proud to support the Royal Navy in global operations. BAE Systems Maritime Services delivers end-to-end support to over 50 per cent of the Royal Navy's surface fleet. Our services include ship upgrades, repairs, dockyard facilities management and provision of combat systems training. We also develop and support the Royal Navy's complex equipment, such as radar, torpedoes and small boats.
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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