Systems Engineer (Future Platforms and Services)

BAE Systems
Warton, Preston
05 Sep 2017
18 Sep 2017

Do you want to work at the forefront of defence technologies?

Would you like to work on the latest advances of the most iconic and innovative designs of manned and Unmanned Air Vehicles?

BAE Systems are looking to recruit individuals to work on challenging Mission Systems Engineering projects, embracing cutting edge technologies & processes.

There are opportunities requiring a range of experience across the engineering lifecycle in multiple disciplines, from System Architectures, Software, Safety, Security, using a Model Based System Engineering approach.

Your main responsibilities as a Systems Engineer (Future Platforms and Services) will involve: 

Analysing systems requirements, including the capture, manipulation and management of systems requirements

Expressing the analysis of sub-system requirements and context documents in SysML using the Integrity Modeller (formerly Artisan) toolset

Performing sub-system requirements analysis and design validation in the Integrity Modeller Toolset

Service orientated architecture design.   Developing interface definitions at sub-system level     Assessing architectural alignment with wider systems of systems

Undertaking the following:

  • Process design engineering
  • Systems safety engineering, including the analysis of the systems safety requirements
  • Systems integration, including structuring and partitioning of complex systems
  • Systems performance analysis
  • Systems qualification and acceptance

Your skills and qualifications:

Essential:   Degree or equivalent experience in relevant discipline

Knowledge of one or more stages of the systems engineering lifecycle/ V-model

Knowledge of electronic/ software systems or similar engineering discipline within a complex engineering environment

Knowledge of Model Based System Engineering techniques and methodologies


Experience of using System modelling tools

Working knowledge of UML/SysML

Knowledge of PC hardware/ components and their various operating systems (Windows, Linux, etc.)

Experience of developing aircraft / mission systems

What we're looking for in you:

You will be a team player with excellent verbal and written communications skills to be able to forge partnerships with both internal and external customers & stakeholders. Additionally you will possess creative problem solving skills and being comfortable embracing new processes and methodologies suggesting improvements and engineering solutions, you will to overcome obstacles.

Location: Warton  

Salary: £30,930+  


Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Military Air & Information

The Military Air & Information (MAI) business has been structured to create a focused business, designed to meet the current and future requirements of our customers. The MAI business has an unrivalled track record and expertise in the development, delivery and support of military air platforms, components and technologies through Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II, Tornado and Hawk.

MAI has the capability to provide customers with information superiority through the delivery of actionable intelligence and information, together with the provision of innovative information systems and services. MAI recognises training as a key enabler to deliver military capability, bringing together experience in the analysis, design, build and delivery of training solutions to military customers around the world. This is a powerful combination.

Working as an integral part of the team delivering information superiority and effective air power, our aim is to give real advantage to our customers worldwide. Trusted to deliver - always.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.

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