Senior Engineer - Design Training Systems

BAE Systems
Lancashire, England
08 Jul 2019
22 Jul 2019
Arundeep Gill
Job Type

Senior Engineering - Design and Training Systems

Would you like an exciting opportunity within our Engineering Function in the Air Sector at BAE Systems? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Engineering - Design Training Systems at our site in Warton.

As a Senior Engineer - Design Training Systems you will be providing a CAD training capability across the Air(UK) business. In support of designers and other engineers deployed on a range of aircraft programmes, the role holder's responsibilities will include creation, development and delivery of CAD toolset training course material for CAD users.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work with external CAD related suppliers where required.

This role offers the opportunity to work in an exciting engineering toolset application environment to enable Designers and other engineers to utilise CAD in an effective and efficient manner. The role is highly visible and you will be working with multiple stakeholders in a dynamic business area.

This role offers the opportunity to be involved in exciting change programmes that help the company adapt to changes in technologies and learning methods.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Engineering - Design and Training Systems will involve:

Ensuring that training is developed and implemented in line with BAE Systems requirements.

Creating and delivering the Design Toolset training material to the agreed customer schedule. This will include Training Needs Analysis (TNA) and Curriculum design. Prior knowledge and experience of Systems Approach to Training is essential.

Acting as the technical POC (point of contact) in support of day to day course activities including the development and sustainment of tailored courseware.

Providing bespoke support within the team environment on an occasional basis in support of day to day training,

Delivering multiple contracts, whilst ensuring all activities are undertaken in line with the BAE SYSTEMS Operational Framework, including compliance with all engineering and export control policies.

Your skills and qualifications:

HNC or equivalent relevant engineering discipline such as Aerospace engineering/ Aeronautical engineering / Mechanical engineering.


Proficient in the use of the CATIA V5 toolset, and experience in a PLM (product lifecycle management) system.

Have the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to a variety of stakeholders.

Ability to work effectively in a team

Ideally candidates would have gained experience from within an Engineering Design environment (preferably from aerospace industry),

Preferably candidates would have had experience working in a multi-disciplinary integrated product development environment influencing adjacent Airframe and Systems disciplines,

What we're looking for in you:

You must have excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders across the business. You must be a self-motivated individual with the ability to just work on own initiative.

Location: Warton

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.

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.

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.


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