This job has expired

Integration and Systems Validation Lead

Closing date
8 Oct 2022
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

MBDA Missile Systems - Together. For the future of defence.
Hybrid working pattern: Where possible, we will seek to accommodate a blended approach to on-site and remote working.
The opportunity:
Lead the integration and system validation aspects surface launched brimstone product line. Leading a team of engineers in the functional, electrical and physical integration of the weapon system, both within MBDA at with external suppliers/customers.
The successful candidate will be required to:
  • Ensure that activities support the product line development rather than just a single project;
  • Manage the team integration and system validation engineers;
  • Ensure that suitable test equipment is developed to suit the needs of the project;
  • Be able to work within a multi disciplined team;
  • Report on project progress, including financial and planning aspects;
  • Provide clear bids for future projects within the product line.
What we're looking for from you:
Suitable experience in the following areas:
  • Integration and qualification processes, including requirement management;
  • Management of safety within MBDA working environments and at external sites;
  • Financial and time management of work packages;
  • Team management including personnel development;
  • Environmental testing, including data gathering and testing techniques;
  • Functional, electrical and physical integration and qualification campaigns, both within MBDA and alongside external companies;
  • In the definition and design of STTE;
  • Management of equipment testing labs.
What to expect:
We offer opportunities for career progression, paid overtime (subject to level), bonus scheme, comprehensive pension package, annual salary review, collaborative working environment and excellent on-site facilities.

We recognise that everyone is unique, and we encourage you to speak to us should you require any advice, support or adjustments throughout our recruitment process. We also welcome applicants who are looking for flexible working arrangements.

Follow us on LinkedIn (MBDA), Twitter (@MBDAcareers), Instagram (lifeatMBDA_UK) and Glassdoor or visit our MBDA Careers website for more information.

Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve appropriate clearances.


Together. For the future of defence.

We work with purpose, knowing that every advancement provides better, smarter and more effective defence capabilities to the UK and their allies. Regarded as one of the most trusted suppliers of defence solutions in Europe, we have a relationship with the UK military spanning back over 70 years.

Whether it’s designing a future concept for the British Army, managing the procurement of a missile component or harnessing their expertise in software in order to integrate one of our products on to the newest fighter jet, all of our employees are a part of delivering a more secure tomorrow.

In addition to being the only defence company on Glassdoor's Best Places to Work 2022 list, MBDA are also recognised nationally with three Investors in People Gold Awards (People, Apprenticeships, and Wellbeing), a top 10 finisher on the Best Big Companies to Work For 2022 league tables.   

For the latest vacancies, employer updates and stories from our people, make sure to visit and bookmark our MBDA UK Careers site.

Our Values 

Our values are at the core of everything we do and shape the culture of our organisation. No matter what role, our people from leadership to entry-level encompass these values knowing that they are working towards the same common goal, sharing a bigger purpose in order to protect national security and enable strategic independence.

Through promoting change with Innovation, taking ownership through Commitment, building trust through Integrity, inspiring others through Passion and encouraging collaboration through Team Spirit, we have created a place where people feel connected with each other and valued in our community.



Find Us
6 Hills way
United Kingdom
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert