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IM&T Software Developer

Are you looking for a new challenge in IT? BAE Systems Maritime - Naval Ships have a number of Software Development roles available within the IM&T team based across the UK.

You will be joining the team at an exciting time as we grow to meet current program needs in the UK and recent export wins including the Hunter Class Frigate for the Australian Navy.

You will work with analysts and developers to understand the needs of the business, tease out their requirements and the data required to fulfil it. You’ll transform and develop this insight into solutions that will be used across all areas of the business.

The working environment has changed dramatically at Naval Ships in recent years. If successful you will join a passionate and highly motivated workforce, located 15 minutes from Glasgow City Centre working in modern facilities. The Naval Ships business offers truly flexible working arrangements to appropriately support a healthy work life balance.

As an IM&T Software Developer your main responsibilities will involve:

Delivering reliable, scalable and performant solutions.

Engaging in the full systems development lifecycle undertaking business analysis, design, development, implementation and testing in accordance with the relevant processes and quality standards.

Maintaining and supporting existing developments evolving and improving them through the defined change management process.

Working in an agile environment with fellow developers, analysts and the customer.

Identifying process improvement opportunities to drive business efficiency and innovation.

As an IM&T Software Developer your skills and qualifications must include:

Proven SQL and PL/SQL skills

Experience of interpreting user needs and defining requirements and of developing and deploying solutions in a complex environment

Degree in Computer Science/related subject or relevant technical experience

Working experience with one of the following products, Oracle Database, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), IBM Cognos, IBM Cognos TM1, Oracle APEX is essential

It would be advantageous to have some of the following skills and experience:

Knowledge of XML and associated technologies

Knowledge of RESTful Web/Data Services

Experience working in an ETL/ELT, BI or Data Warehouse role

Experience of Data Warehousing and their design approaches

Experience in developing end-to-end analytics solutions, including system configuration, model building, data security, and reporting


Knowledge of maintaining code releases (GIT or Subversion)

What we're looking for in you

You will demonstrate an eagerness to learn and progress in role and have a positive attitude, professional demeanour and strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) with the ability to work alongside both business and technical teams and be the liaison point between both

Location: Glasgow, Filton or Portsmouth. Potential for occasional travel between other UK sites to meet customer needs.

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.

About Maritime Naval Ships

We design and build a full range of naval ships, giving customers the capability to fulfil extensive naval operations. We also develop and integrate state of the art combat systems for the surface fleet, equipping customers with the best possible information to operate effectively in modern naval environments. We are committed to creating solutions that protect and strengthen nations, commerce, communities and people. That’s work that inspires us. That’s BAE Systems.

You will find we offer a wealth of career options. From offshore patrol vessels through to Type 26 Global Combat Ship and export opportunities, the projects you’ll be involved with are exciting and challenging and will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come.

Attracting and retaining the sharpest minds is essential for a globally competitive UK naval engineering business. Our aim is to recruit the very best talent and we welcome applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds, with many different skills, experience and perspectives. We offer the flexibility you need to do what’s important to you, whether that’s part time hours, job sharing, home working, or simply the ability to flex your start and stop times. Where practical, we’ll support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your full potential. Talk to us about Smart Working.

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.