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Part Time Software Engineer - Wireless Products

BAE Systems Digital Intelligence
Guildford, United Kingdom
Closing date
3 Oct 2023

Job Details

BAE Systems Digital Intelligence is home to 4,500 digital, cyber and intelligence experts. We work collaboratively across 10 countries to collect, connect and understand complex data, so that governments, nation states, armed forces and commercial businesses can unlock digital advantage in the most demanding environments.

This opportunity is suitable for Software Developers with C++ experience that are interested in work part-time hours.

We can discuss working pattern arrangements upon application and we will look to accomodate your part-time working requirements.

The Wireless Team at BAE Digital Intelligence is a great place for an Engineer to flourish, here’s why.

You’ll be working on a range of projects with rapid design cycles, developing products for extreme operational environments from under water to outer space. You’ll experience the full end to end engineering process seeing your concepts realised. The technical challenges will draw on all of your problem solving and creative skills.

Small Project Teams - Our Engineers are solving problems from first principles, developing solutions from the ground up, which gives a ‘start-up’ like feel to the product development projects.

Flexible Career Pathways - As well as experience, we screen for potential. Whether you want to develop your technical expertise in your core discipline or broaden your skill set in new areas, you will be encouraged and supported with new opportunities.

Modern Tech Stack - You’ll be solving complex challenges using and creating leading edge technology. Our tech stack is broad, no two days will be the same.

Autonomy - Our department is primed for Engineers to work with autonomy. We are not task driven. As you grow and develop your expertise you will take ownership for your deliverables.

The Wireless Products Team is over 125 people and growing! Your colleagues will include people from a range of degree, PhD and post-doc backgrounds (typically in the fields of engineering, physics and maths). The team includes industry experts through to many who are just starting their career. .

The team has leading capabilities in Electronics Design, Signal Processing, FPGA’s, RF technologies, Software & Mathematical Modelling

The variety of work, technical challenges and personal development opportunities mean people don’t often leave the Wireless Products Team. It’s a really good environment for ambitious techies to flourish.

Essential Requirements for applicants to be considered
  • Junior Engineers = Experience developing software using C++
  • Mid & Senior Engineers = C++ & Linux
  • Available to work 100% onsite
  • Qualify for full, unrestricted, UK Security Clearance
    You’ll need to be a UK National, either from birth, or naturalised as well as being a permanent UK Resident for the last 5 years. Due to security clearance requirements for this position we are unable to consider dual nationals and non-UK nationals for this particular role.

Locations & onsite working

The Wireless Product Team are spread across 3 sites, Our Guildford employees team work from the BAE Digital Intelligence HQ and Labs which is based on the beautiful Surry Research Park with lush green surroundings and lakes. We have facilities in the modern Circle Square building in Central Manchester as well as a Gloucester.

Due to the sensitive nature of our work please be aware that Wireless Products Team roles are full-time onsite roles working in secure environments.

Benefits & Policies
  • Flexible working patterns
  • An assigned Career Manager to support your professional development
  • Private Healthcare covering pre-existing conditions
  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Personal Development Plan & Annual Salary reviews

Additional Flexible Benefits
  • Matched contribution share save scheme
  • Private Healthcare for partner & dependants
  • Income protection
  • Life assurance
  • Life assurance for your spouse/partner
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Health assessments
  • Buy & sell holiday allowances
  • Dental insurance
  • ‘My Car’ tax effective car leasing scheme

The Wireless Products Team

The Wireless Products team works with the UK Government and its trusted partners to develop solutions which are deployed within challenging environments around the world.

The team is passionate about developing technology that helps protect people and keep society safe.

BAE want to ensure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your BAE Recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments

Life at BAE Systems Digital Intelligence

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.


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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