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Information Systems Analyst and Solution Engineer

£50k to £60K
Closing date
3 Apr 2023

Job Details

Salary: £50k to £60K dependent on experience + bonus + benefits

Hybrid working pattern: Where possible, we will seek to accommodate a blended approach to on-site and remote working - such as one "team day" on prime site plus other days depending on operational needs with the occasional need for out of hours working to cover upgrades or travel.
The opportunity:
Due to promotion of the existing role holder, MBDA have an exciting opportunity for a flexible Information Systems professional with demonstrable experience in applications systems operations and solution integration. The role will be part of the Information Systems Engineering UK Delivery and Operations team providing and maintain enterprise applications according to the group and national strategies for existing and future technologies.

You will be a key team member of the UK of Architects, Analysts and Integration specialists, along with colleagues in France and Italy as we seek to improve the standards and maintainability of our application offerings across the group for the greater engineering functions.
What we're looking for from you:
  • A broad level of technical information technology and information systems knowledge ideally in a defence level environment covering application systems, databases, servers and desktop integration primarily for Windows based systems but with expectation to grow knowledge in other operating environments.
  • Experience of enterprise application lifecycle management of information systems including validation, testing, release and deployment, as well as operational support and maintenance..
  • Ability to coordinate resources, internal and external with, a good level of technical competence to ensure solutions comply with the operational and security standards required for the defence industry.
  • The role is not limited to the existing tools sets or engineering areas but experience of industry tools for Product Lifecycle Management, Engineering Lifecycle Management and Service Lifecycle Management is highly desirable - for example PTC Windchill; IBM ELM/Jazz; CARL Source; Pure:Variants; Ansys various offerings; Dassaut 3D Expeirence;

What's in it for you?

This is an opportunity to be part of a growing team deploying and supporting the key engineering applications for the company, to learn new toolset and develop and refine your information systems skills. We can offer the opportunity to work nationally and internationally within the Information Management Function and with the Business and Engineering Teams.

Be part of an organisation with a values-led culture that is committed to investing in its workforce with a personal development programme
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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