Engineer - Electrical

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Electrical C&I Engineer

Would you like to play a key role in thecontrol and automation activities of submarine systems? We currently have avacancy for an Electrical C&I Engineer at our site in Barrow-in-Furness.

As an Electrical C&I Engineer, you will bepart of the C&I Hardware team who work with a wide range of electrical andmechanical submarine systems. You will be working closely with our team’ssubject matter experts, as well as a range of internal business stakeholders,including mechanical, electrical and transverse teams.

You will have the opportunity to work within arole where no two days are the same, as well as the chance for excellent careerprogression opportunities within the team, as well as the wider submarinesbusiness. You will gain exposure to all stages of the product lifecycle, whilstworking across complex and interesting submarine programmes.

Your main responsibilities as an ElectricalC&I Engineer will involve:

Producing system designs and documentation,including design descriptions, schematic diagrams and safety justifications

Equipment specification and selection; andcollating equipment attributes to supporting build model and bill of materialcompilation

Supporting system design reviews and modelreviews

Collating equipment qualification evidence

Preparing test plans, attending equipmentfactory acceptance tests and reviewing test evidence and reports

Supporting procurement process

Interacting with transversal stakeholders

Your skills and qualifications as an ElectricalC&I Engineer:


Degree or equivalent in relevant engineeringdiscipline, such as Electrical/Electronic Engineering


Experience of the engineering design process

What we're looking for in you:

You must possess excellent problem-solvingskills, with the ability to work well as a part of a team. You must also be agood communicator, who is able to effectively articulate technical informationto a range of stakeholders.

Location: Barrow-in-Furness,Cumbria

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.