Would you like to be working on the latest technology within commercial and military platforms?
An amazing opportunity exists to join our highly talented engineering team at our Rochester site in the role of Hardware Engineer.
As a member of this dedicated expert team, you will be responsible for the design and verification of digital &/or analogue electronic solutions.
Your main responsibilities as a Hardware Engineer will involve:
Executing hardware design tasks in accordance with the hardware development plan, whilst meeting agreed timescales and allocated budgets
Conducting hardware requirements capture, preliminary design, detailed design including a range of analysis tasks
Conducting hardware requirements definition and hardware design architecture options evaluation
Your skills and qualifications as a Hardware Engineer:
Working knowledge & experience of digital &/or analogue electronics technologies; design tools and techniques, electronic circuits design, schematic capture, design analysis, design documentation, commissioning and integration
Ability to work in small teams throughout the development lifecycle, with an appreciation of cost and schedule constraints on designs
Familiarisation of the following tools would be advantageous but not essential:
Mentor Graphics Expedition Enterprise
System development tools, e.g. Enterprise Architect, Matlab, Simulink
Requirements management tools, e.g. DOORS
What we're looking for in you:
A self-starter, capable of managing own work
Ability to offer an innovative approach to working practices
Relishes challenges, shows initiative, demonstrates positive attitude and manages emotions
Actively seeks guidance/advice as necessary
Able to work within given timescales and budgets; ability to report progress
Salary: £Highly 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.
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.
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.