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Job Description

Job Title: ILS Engineer

Location: Great Baddow, Cowes, or Broad Oak. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: Up to £52,210 dependent on experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Manage and drive their own areas and activities of analysis, monitoring their own progress, quality and performance, reporting as required and seeking assistance when necessary
  • Participate in and contribute to team discussions adopting and applying the direction given and complying with the required outputs and directives
  • Ensure compliance and coherence with the analysis plan, schedule and supporting documentation
  • Liaise with stakeholders
  • Support any and all governance activities as required
  • Monitor and manage time and cost reporting for themselves providing aid as requested
  • Comply with business requirements relating to (attendance, time keeping and reporting, expenses incurred, professional behaviours, security and commercial considerations)

Your skills and experiences:

  • Understand the full suite and range of ILS responsibilities and activities as detailed in the relevant Standards (e.g. Def Stan 00-600)
  • A degree in a technical subject or equivalent experience is required
  • Applying their theoretical knowledge to solve problems using well proven analytical techniques
  • Successfully applying their knowledge to deliver the required analysis and supporting reports using established technologies and methods
  • Commitment to professional engineering values


  • Radar knowledge would be useful but it is not essential


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive

The ILS team:

Working as part of a wider product team representing and working with others to ensure the ILS requirements are addressed. Also being an active member of a functional discipline across multiple products and areas including – Radar, Underwater Systems, Training and Boats & Autonomy

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

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 your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation

Closing Date: 14th June 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.



Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Open to part time work for some roles
Gym membership
Buy or sell annual leave
Bank holiday swaps
Company shutdown periods
Share options
Matched pension contribution
Salary sacrifice
Employee discounts
Lunch and learns
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Work-life balance
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Role modelling
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Office locations

UK-wide - more than 50 locations

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

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