Senior Engineer (AR&M)

BAE Systems
England, Dorset, Weymouth / Surrey, Frimley, England / England, Gloucestershire, Filton
11 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Emma Baggs
Defence, Marine
Job Type

Senior Engineer (AR&M)

Would you like to play a key role in the delivery and development of submarine combat systems? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Engineer - Availability, Reliability & Maintainability (AR&M) at our sites in either Weymouth, Frimley or Filton.

As a Senior Engineer (AR&M), you will be working in a large team supporting various projects and programmes by building detailed availability, reliability and maintainability case reports for the customer. The reports will provide a detailed explanation of each respective product's availability, reliability and maintainability which can be understood and interpreted by a wide range of stakeholder groups. You will also be heavily involved with mathematical modelling activities.

This role will provide you with the chance to work across the full spectrum of submarine combat systems, as well as the chance for excellent career development, lunchtime finishes on Fridays and an extremely modern working environment.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Engineer (AR&M) will involve:

Producing and updating AR&M case reports on various projects for delivery direct to the customer

Reviewing the AR&M of deliverables from various suppliers

Producing, reviewing and updating the Failure Modes, Effects and Critical Analysis (FMECA)

Producing, reviewing and updating all Reliability Block Diagrams (RBD)

Working closely with suppliers, design authorities and the customer on all aspects of AR&M to ensure and assure quality and efficiency

Modelling of spares

Ensuring that all of the AR&M activities meet the requirements of the project

Undertaking all AR&M activities as required to meet appropriate project milestones

Your skills and qualifications:


Understanding of reliability and maintainability alongside an engineering background


Mathematical modelling/analysis experience with a willingness to learn about AR&M


The ability to produce RBD and FMECA

Understanding of Integrated Logistics Support (ILS), Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM) and Logistic Support Analysis Records (LSAR)

What we're looking for in you:

You must possess an excellent attention to detail, with a passion for numbers and working with complex analysis. You must also possess excellent communication skills to enable you to articulate technical information to a range of stakeholder groups.

Location: Weymouth, Frimley or Filton

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: 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.

Maritime Submarines - Combat Systems

Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century. It currently employs approximately 7,700 people, with 500 of these working for Combat Systems across our sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Ash Vale, Broad Oak, Filton, Frimley and Weymouth.

We are currently responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of the Royal Navy's latest and most capable generation of attack submarines, as well as their intelligent Combat Systems trusted to detect threats in the naval environment.

Our Combat Systems team designs, builds, integrates and supports all of the submarine combat systems in the UK fleet - essentially, the eyes and ears of each platform. We provide through-life support for combat systems, sensors and radars, and deliver complex programmes and technologies by applying expert programme management and world-class engineering.

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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