13 Sep

Principal Engineer Jobs Vacancy at Bae Systems Ash Vale

Principal Engineer
Bae Systems
Ash Vale ENG
13 Sep, 2017 30+ days ago

Bae Systems Ash Vale urgently required following position for Principal Engineer. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.

Follow the online directions, complete all the necessary fields, and provide all relevant information so your application is submitted correctly. When you click the 'Apply this Job' button (open in new window) you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details, respond to employment-related questions, and show how you meet the key selection criteria.

Principal Engineer Jobs Vacancy at Bae Systems Ash Vale Jobs Details:

Principal Engineer – Combat Systems Integration and Testing

Would you like to work within design proving of cutting edge systems equipment for nuclear submarines? We currently have a vacancy for a Principal Engineer (Combat Systems Integration and Testing) at our site in Ash Vale.

As a Principal Engineer you will be working on the integration and testing of combat systems, a business area that continues to grow to meet the demands of design, development and supply of technology leading complex systems into the in-service and future submarine programmes.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work on the most cutting edge defence technologies, opening opportunities for progression within the immediate team, as well as the wider Complex Systems and Support business area.
Your main responsibilities as a Principal Engineer will involve:

Undertaking design proving and integration trials on cutting edge in-build and in-service submarine combat systems

Taking overall responsibility for specific trials including planning, organising, running, analysing and writing up

Leading, mentoring and supporting other members of the Test and Integration team in your area of specialty when required

Capturing requirements from key stakeholders

Utilising detailed requirement set to develop a suite of integrated and system level verification requirements tests

Updating test documentation, processes and tools, as complex systems and capability requirements evolve

Performing platform based trials on the submarine

Ensuring all work is performing in accordance to BAE Systems’ SHE and local processes and policies

Your skills and qualifications:


Understanding of the qualification process and integration testing of complex electronic systems

Experience of fault finding and investigation on complex systems

Strong Microsoft Office skills


Degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline

Chartered Engineer or working towards Chartered status

Maritime industry or military products experience

Experience of DOORS for requirements capture

Knowledge of Interface standards, including RS 422 / 485 / 232 and 1553 databus

Understanding of Automated test methods and solutions

What we're looking for in you:

You will have a proactive ‘can do’ attitude and the ability to use your initiative to perform daily tasks with minimal supervision. You will have a strong ability to recognise the good in what we deliver, as well as the areas that can be improved and then strive to achieve that improvement.

Location: Ash Vale

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.

Inspiring Work, Inspiring People

Job Engineering
Primary Location GB-ENG-SRY-Ash Vale

Closing Date 06/Nov/17, 5:59:00 PM

Jobs Vacancy Related to Principal Engineer:


Onshore Drilling Engineer Contract Aberdeen Jobs Vacancy at Enquest North Sea. Enquest North Sea opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Onshore Drilling Engineer Contract Aberdeen position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 14 Nov, 2017. The principle responsibilities of the Onshore Drilling Engineer will be to:. Working under the general direction of the Drilling Superintendent the position... ... Continue reading -->


Risk Control Engineer Jobs Vacancy at Willis Towers Watson London. Willis Towers Watson London opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Risk Control Engineer position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 10 Nov, 2017. Willis Towers Watson currently seeking to recruit an Oil and Gas Property Risk Control Engineer based in London to join our rapidly expanding Natural Resources... ... Continue reading -->


Principal Engineer Temporary Works Design Jobs Vacancy at Murphy Group . Murphy Group opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Principal Engineer Temporary Works Design position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 14 Sep, 2017. Assist with the development of graduate and junior Engineers. To provide, and lead a team providing, safe, practical and economical designs for internal clients... ... Continue reading -->


Cad Design Engineer Jobs Vacancy at Jaguar Land Rover Coventry. Jaguar Land Rover Coventry opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Cad Design Engineer position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 18 Sep, 2017. Reporting to a System Principal Engineer, as the CAD Engineer you’ll lead the resolution of complex cross-system design issues and be the Design Lead for the... ... Continue reading -->


Commissioning Engineer Electrical South East And London Jobs Vacancy at National Grid . National Grid opening great career opportunity and jobs vacancy for Commissioning Engineer Electrical South East And London position. This jobs vacancy will be open for new jobs applicant starting for 24 Oct, 2017. 15427 - Commissioning Engineer - Electrical - South, South East and London. Advanced Commissioning Engineer under National Grid’s UK Transmission Procedure... ... Continue reading -->