Principal Engineer - SIF Process %26 Governance

Location:Cumbria
Job Type:Full Time
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Principal Engineer - SIF Process &Governance

Would you like to like to play a key rolewithin our Shore Integration Facility to test software from various suppliers; Theteam is responsible for configuration and control; virtual environment to testsystems and integrate them together. We currently have a vacancy for a PrincipalEngineer at our site in Barrow.

As a Principal Engineer, you will join acommunity of 15 in the SIF team which is made up of technical, supply chain andprojects professionals' wider integration test facility. Interface primarilywith the design team and there may be a requirement to interface with Supplyand Projects in support of the Project Leader.

This role will provide you with actually seeingthe product, interacting with the systems – hands on ability to review thesystem before any other and could lead to Principal Engineer / Project Leader.

Your main responsibilities as a PrincipalEngineer will involve:

Independent assurance body that reports ontechnical compliance; through testing methods on both the facility and thesystem.

Produce test reports and observation reportsfor design teams to ensure standards are met.

Identify risks against plan by reportingnon-compliance of systems to the Project Leader.

Define/ Develop and support the configurationmanagement within the SIF

Define/ Develop and support InformationAssurance, Information Security/ IT support within the SIF

Your skills and qualifications as a PrincipalEngineer:

Essential Skills:

Degree qualified in STEM related discipline.

Demonstrable experience of process' in QualityManagement Systems.

A strong configuration and control background

Demonstrable process engineering: complianceagainst audits.

Desirable Skills:

Technical report writing.

Charterships or demonstrable experience inworking towards.

Experience of auditing

Communicate with all levels, customer andregulators

What we're looking for in you:

Ability elicitingrequirement from other areas; connect with teams and communicate with wider BAESystems to share best practice.

Location: Barrow

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Ouremployees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitivepension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed ShareIncentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexibleworking, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local andnational employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annualincentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leadingglobal defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edgeof technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customersin over 100 countries.

Maritime – Submarines

Our Submarines business has been safelydelivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.

The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy withits largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We areresponsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of thesestate-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, eachweighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguardclass of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to theRoyal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnoughtis widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineeringchallenges.

We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton,Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employingthe best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of somethingimportant; something you can be proud of.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer.We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from allbackgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of thecommunity which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, includingwomen, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use anypersonal information relating to your background at any stage of theapplication process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAESystems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factorsincluding your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/oryour place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for theorganisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive,we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply asearly as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.