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Integration and Validation Lead (Verification & Certification)

Up to £48,000 DOE
Closing date
30 Jan 2023

Job Details

MBDA Missile Systems - Together. For the future of defence.

Up to £48K DOE + bonus + excellent benefits

Hybrid working pattern: Where possible, we will seek to accommodate a blended approach to on-site and remote working - typically, this may be three days a week on site.

The opportunity:

Electronic Engineering has a fantastic opportunity for an Integration and Validation Lead (IVL) within our growing Integration and Validation (Systems Engineering) team.

The IVL role is a diverse role, not only will you be involved in working with Equipment Teams across Electronic Engineering to ensure and execute robust assurance and compliance strategies, you will also take on some Project Management responsibilities to ensure cost effective and timely delivery of task packages.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced verification and validation engineer who want to take on a role with more influence on the function's ability to deliver successful programmes.

What we're looking for from you:

You will be able to demonstrate a number of the following attributes:
  • Proven experience of the Verification and Certification process is essential.
  • Experience of the Proving process associated methodologies (Environmental, EMC, and Electronic Functionality).
  • Experience in managing and reporting on a work package
  • A high degree of self-motivation and drive, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • An appreciation of electronics technologies and the types of product that Electronic Engineering (UK) design and produces would be an advantage.

Finally, we are looking for someone who has a record of accomplishment of on-time delivery along with good verbal and written communication skills.

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.



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