Systems Engineer - Design

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Systems Engineer - Design

Are you a motivated and capable Systems Engineer looking to grow and develop your career in network systems/infrastructure design? We currently have a vacancy for a Systems Engineer – Design at our site in Christchurch, Dorset.

As a Systems Engineer - Design, you will provide assured & articulate design of system functionality across the network & systems architecture and verify that the whole system's performance meets the necessary requirements.

This role will provide you with an opportunity to work on complex, cutting-edge projects and develop skills at a prestigious company providing advanced defence technology that protects people, national security and keeps critical information and infrastructure secure.

Your main responsibilities as a Systems Engineer – Design will involve:

Articulating, defining and documenting subject expertise.

Providing technical direction to engineers, ensuring teams are skilled, trained and competent such that technical capability objectives are fully achieved.

Liaising with both internal and external stakeholders

Your skills and qualifications:

Experience in network systems/infrastructure design (Enterprise Architect, Visio, Excel, Word, Documentation)

Experience in WAN design and configuration

Good understanding of VMware

A working knowledge of SAN Technologies

Currently hold or working towards a formal network or systems qualification

What we are looking for in you:

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Able to work as part of a team and operate autonomously

Location: Christchurch, Dorset

Salary: £45,000

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

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.

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.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

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.