Shared Infrastructure Principal Console Engineer

BAE Systems
New Malden, England, Surrey
Closing date
27 Aug 2019

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Shared Infrastructure Principal Console Engineer

Would you like to play a key role in undertaking a defined range of SI related, Systems engineering activities? We currently have a vacancy for a Shared Infrastructure Principal Console Engineer at our site in New Malden.

As a Shared Infrastructure Principal Console Engineer you will be working with a team of around 5 people but will be part of a bigger SI team of 85 people. This role is a technical role, which will involve hands on development and integration tasks.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work alongside key stakeholders and project teams.

You will have the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology in a military environment.

Your main responsibilities as a Shared Infrastructure Principal Console Engineer will involve:

Carrying out complex technical analyses and investigations, including evaluation and selection of technical options, and prepare reports with suggested recommendations to support the resolution of problems and the improvement of engineering capability.

Carrying out investigations into operational problems or developments and develop and prepare solutions, individually or as a member of a project team.

Preparing specifications, developing designs in line with specifications and all quality and technical standards, and carry out design appraisals in assigned areas to ensure all standards are maintained.

Acting as the main point of contact with customers and/or suppliers in assigned areas on specific engineering matters, to resolve relatively complex problems and issues and to maintain awareness in both parties of priorities and objectives.

Participating fully in capturing requirements, designing, implementing and testing software for the Shared Infrastructure system with particular focus on the Common Console aspects.

Supporting the identification of business opportunities and the preparation of bids in area(s) of expertise to facilitate the development of the highest quality bids.

Your skills and qualifications:


Ability to operate in a large, complex multi-project environment

We require a systems engineer, with significant experience using VMware, along with a strong systems engineering background. You'll have experience with many of the following:

  • VMWare Views experience (ideally views 6 but earlier ok)
  • vGPU technology
  • VNC
  • RDP
  • RemoteApp experience
  • PCoIP
  • Powershell scripting and automation

What we're looking for in you:

You must have the ability to articulate the technical knowledge across the business, take a complex message and break it down to different audiences. You will possess excellent problem solving skills and the ability to work effectively on own or as part of a team.

Location: New Malden

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 Maritime

Our Maritime Sector encompasses three lines of business; Submarines, Naval Ships and Maritime Services. We design and manufacture complex naval ships and submarines, as well as their state of the art combat systems and equipment. We also offer an array of associated services, including training solutions, maintenance and modernisation programmes to support ships and equipment in service around the world and the management of supporting infrastructure.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and our aim is to recruit the very best talent and we welcome applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds, with many different skills, experience and perspectives. We offer the flexibility you need to do what's important to you, whether that's part time hours, job sharing, home working, or simply the ability to flex your start and stop times. Where practical, we'll support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your full potential. Talk to us about Smart Working.

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.

At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world's most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions. We employ a skilled workforce of more than 83,000 people in 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture, and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people, and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.

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