Toolset Support / Training Engineer

BAE Systems
Lancashire, Preston, England
16 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2019
Jamie Meurs
Job Type

Toolset Support / Training Engineer

We have an exciting opportunity available within the Engineering Systems Competency Centre (ESCC) as a Toolset Support / Training Engineer based primarily, but not limited to, the F35 Programme. This role will be based at our site in Samlesbury.

As a Toolset Support / Training Engineer you will assist with the development, testing, deployment, support and training of Engineering Systems Competency Centre toolsets on the F35 Programme.

This role will give you the opportunity to work on a wide spectrum of toolset support and training activities across multiple engineering applications (CATIA, PDM, 2D/3D Visualisation, Structures, etc.), which encompasses multiple departments/disciplines (Security, Process, Training, Design, Manufacture, DXC, etc.)

Your main responsibilities as a Toolset Support / Training Engineer will involve:

Joining an existing team to help carry out toolset support, and discharge toolset training

Developing and supporting application updates and testing, with subsequent deployment activities

Management of toolset application accounts

Providing ongoing application support to the end user

Producing, maintaining and supporting related process developments

Developing any training material for related toolset applications, and subsequently deliver this training

Carrying out software and hardware fault finding

Your skills and qualifications as a Toolset Support / Training Engineer

Experience within an IT engineering field would be ideal, along with the following applications, but not necessary:

- CATIA (both V4 and V5)

- PLM applications

- Digital Mock-up applications

- Structures applications

Knowledge in the use of Microsoft packages such as, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

What we're looking for in you:

This role would suit someone who is proactive, diligent, confident and a competent team player to carry out work to a high standard in a dynamic environment. You will be proficient in written and oral communications skills.

Location: Samlesbury

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.