Hawk Flight Systems In-Service Support Engineer

Location:East Riding of Yorkshire

Flight Systems Engineer

Would you like to opportunity to support a range of complex defence related programmes and will operate across the full engineering lifecycle? We currently have a vacancy for a Flight Systems Engineer at our site in Brough.

As a Flight Systems Engineer, you will develop innovative and cost-effective engineering solutions for a range of complex projects and will be a technical focal point for their area of expertise.

This role will provide you with the opportunity benefit from structured development and training, in accordance with development needs, and will be encouraged and supported to develop your career, either as a subject matter expert, or in an engineering management related role.

Your main responsibilities as a Flight Systems Engineer will involve:

Being responsible for a range of engineering related activities across the full engineering lifecycle and there will be opportunity to gain experience across a number of programmes.

Being responsible for delivering programmes of work from the planning phase right through to certification in line with industry standards.

Working effectively with our customers and supply chain.

Your skills and qualifications:


Ideally degree qualified, in an engineering discipline, and a minimum of five years’ experience working as an electrical engineer in the aerospace or related industry

Self-motivated and be able to work both autonomously and part of a development team

Ideally registered as a Chartered Engineer (or working towards this)

Knowledge of the engineering lifecycle, and aerospace industry working standards, particularly in a safety-related environment

Good communication skills and ability to work effectively with our supply chain and global customer base


Armed Forces experience with relevant engineering and support experience in an operational environment

Awareness and experience of functional safety and application in a civil or military aerospace context

What we're looking for in you:

You will be motivated and a self-starter.You will also be proactive but at the same time able to fit into the team who have a great blend of knowledge and experience

Location: Brough

Salary: £37,654+

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, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems Air

If you’d like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.

As part of our Air team, you could be working at the edge of what is technologically possible, shaping the future to ensure our customers are ready to face challenges we cannot even imagine today.You could be developing and evolving the technologies that will defend the UK for generations to come and supporting our customers around the globe.

Join us and you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts.

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.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions.These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.