Senior Engineer - Support Integration

Location:Lancashire
Job Type:Full Time
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Senior Support Integration Engineer

Would you like to work within an interesting role as a Support Integration Engineer. A challenging new opportunity has arisen for a Senior Engineer within the Service Management Support Integration Delivery Team at our site in Warton.

As a Senior Support Integration Engineer, you will be required to work on behalf of multiple customers and ensure efficient and timely delivery of all support elements associated with Integrated Typhoon Support Solutions into these customers.The Support Integration Engineer within this role will involve Customer interfacing and gaining a good understanding of the customers’ requirements in order to provide Integrated Support Solutions to enable and improve upon Typhoon support operations in the UK / Oman / Saudi Arabia / Qatar.This will involve ensuring that all support deliverables, including Technical publications, Ground Support Equipment and spares etc are fit for purpose along with managing the integration and implementation of any changes required to further enhance the customer aircraft Support Solution.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to operate within a customer interfacing capacity and enhance your understanding of the Support Solutions associated with the customer aircraft operations.This is an integration role where you will be working alongside and interfacing on a daily basis with multiple areas of the wider business.This role will give you exposure to and a greater understanding of a wide range of areas within the business, with potential to further develop your career within Service Management.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Engineer – Support Integration will involve:

Scoping requirements for Integrated Support Solution enhancements, particularly in relation proposed Ground Based Support changes.

Liaising with the Customer Contract and Support Programmes teams to define, mature and implement Ground Based Support design changes.

Developing Integrated Support Solutions through the engineering lifecycle utilising the Support DDP process.

Holding regular engagements with stakeholders for responsible packages of work.

Supporting the Project Management team responsible for delivery of changes with Programme Engineering inputs.

Providing inputs to Technical Review Packs.

Providing Technical support to New Capability Bids.

Supporting introduction of new Support Solutions through the Implementation/Mobilisation phases.

Providing support to the Engineering and Technical Managers for the coordination of the ELC design review cycles.

Performing overall Support Engineering Integration Management for packages of work in your control.

Undertaking people management activities associated with supporting the management of the Ground Based Support Integration team.

**Your skills and qualifications:

Essential

Experience with Product development and producing capability, inclusive of all support elements, for delivery to customers.

Possess strong communication skills.

Ability to understand customer requirements.

Possess an understanding of Industry Standards and regulations

Desirable

Previous experience working within Eurofighter project or integrated support solution development

Previous experience of working with the Armed Forces.

Line Management experience.

Experience working within a military or aerospace role.

What we're looking for in you:

You must be a self-motivated individual who is able to communicate at all levels. The applicant will preferably be educated to HND level ideally in an Engineering subject or with an appropriate Engineering background, have an understanding of the Eurofighter Typhoon project or integrated support solution development, and be comfortable working in a Customer focussed environment. Travel may be required within the UK and potentially to Europe and the Far/Middle East.

Location: Warton (with travel between Samlesbury, and potentially Europe and to customer domains including the UK and the Far/Middle East)

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

BAE Systems Air

BAE Systems Air brings together the company’s international capabilities and expertise to respond to customers' current and future requirements, and compete for international export and collaborative opportunities. In the UK, BAE Systems Air has an unrivalled track record and expertise in the development, delivery and support of military air platforms, components and technologies through Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II, Tornado and Hawk.

BAE Systems Air has the capability to provide customers with information superiority through the delivery of actionable intelligence and information, together with the provision of innovative information systems and services. Training is a key enabler to delivering military capability, and at BAE Systems we bring together our expertise in the analysis, design, build and delivery of training solutions into a powerful combination for our military customers around the world.

Working as an integral part of the team delivering information superiority and effective air power, our aim is to provide our customers with the capabilities and intelligence that really matters.

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.**