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NS - Software Dev Engineer

BAE Systems Digital Intelligence
London (Central), London (Greater)
Closing date
7 Dec 2022

Job Details

The role is primarily research and prototype construction based. Tasked with investigating cutting edge law enforcement capabilities and de-risking future law enforcement capability at both SC and DV level. We develop prototype enrichment and data science platforms so that experimental investigation teams can utilise new Law enforcement capability to test it’s effectiveness at combatting serious and organised crime. We share ideas, try new things and produce meaningful and actionable intelligence as part of a diverse contractor development team. We sit directly with the investigators and law enforcement managers, as such any engineer would need to be confident in their ability to communicate directly with the client at both a senior and junior level.

This role is 100% client site based. (Vauxhall London)

Confident / Proficient in the following technologies / skills:


Elastic Search

Atlassian Suite (Jira, confluence ect)


TCP IP stack

Communication (we regularly have to explain highly complex internet related technologies In a clear and understandable manor directly to senior and junior investigators)

Understanding or Willingness to learn on the job quickly:

Low level understanding Packet data (TCP IP stack)

Direct Client interaction / expectation management

Internet enabling technologies (Proxes, VPNs, VoIP, SSL, DNS, BGP, etc.)

Linux Operating systems (configuring and debugging)

BPM business process management documentation.

This role is part of our National Security business, where we develop operational solutions and deliver mission-critical services to Law Enforcement Agencies and Government departments. Our dedicated engineers and business consultants form multi-disciplinary teams, working together to provide a variety of solutions that help to prevent, protect and pursue criminals involved in serious and organised crime, enhance operational capabilities and deliver digital transformation programmes.  Our work is a mix of remote working with some travel to various LEA sites around the UK. We need proactive, solution finding individuals with a can do attitude to join our teams to help solve some of the most difficult challenges so even if this role isn’t a perfect fit we’d still love to hear from you!

Applicants to this role must be amenable to obtain UK Government security clearance

Life at BAE Systems Digital Intelligence 

We are embracing Hybrid Working. This means you and your colleagues may be working in different locations, such as from home, another BAE Systems office or client site, some or all of the time, and work might be going on at different times of the day. By embracing technology, we can interact, collaborate and create together, even when we’re working remotely from one another. Hybrid Working allows for increased flexibility in when and where we work, helping us to balance our work and personal life more effectively, and enhance wellbeing.

Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Digital Intelligence. We are proud to have an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds – the best and brightest minds – can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. 

About BAE Systems Digital Intelligence

We use our intelligence-led insights to help defend Governments, Nations and Societies from cyber-attacks and financial crime. Our customers depend on our evolving capabilities to help them safely grow their organisations. Our unprecedented access to threat intelligence, world-leading analysts and market-leading technology means we can help them to adapt, evolve and stay ahead of the criminals.

Division overview: Government

At BAE Systems Digital Intelligence, we pride ourselves in being a leader in the cyber defence industry, and Government contracts are an area we have many decades of experience in. Our Government business unit houses four of our critical client groups: UK National Security, Global National Security, defence and central government. Government and key infrastructure networks are critical targets to defend as the effects of these networks being breached can be devastating.

As a member of the Government business unit, you will defend the connected world and ensure the protection of nations. We all have a role to play in defending our clients, and this is yours.


BAE Systems Digital Intelligence is home to more than 4,500 digital, cyber and intelligence experts. With a rich heritage in helping to defend nations and businesses from advanced threats, we work collaboratively across 10 countries to collect, connect and understand complex data. We use the latest technologies, best practices and processes – combined with expertise gained from over forty years of application – to empower customers to detect and defend against the latest threats, transform their organisations, and secure their communications across multiple domains.

Everything we do creates a safer future. In a new age of cyber threats, our people have a shared vision to protect the connected world, to create and deliver intelligent global solutions across a dynamic technological landscape.  

The nature of our business means that we’re constantly looking for the very best people to fulfil our ambitions, and help you realise yours.

We’ve built a place that supports the changing needs of our multi-cultural, diverse, global workforce and we believe everyone can make a difference.

Careers webpage: Careers | BAE Systems






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