BAE Systems • Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom

Principal Engineer – Civil (Asset Integration)

2 days/week at home

A little flex time – We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements depending on the role you apply for – explore your options with our recruiter during the application process.

Job Description

Job title: Principal Engineer – Asset Integration

Location: Barrow-in-Furness. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role

Salary: Circa £43,000

What you’ll be doing:

  • Responsible for managing members of the asset integration team and delivery of work scopes
  • Scoping and delivering asset integration and pre-operational activities for major site and infrastructure projects
  • Developing integration strategies and through life management plans
  • Liaising with and managing key stakeholders within the project, and end user function
  • Responsible for the integration of new assets and infrastructure into site business management systems
  • Implementing post-handover asset management arrangements
  • Production and validation of working level instructions
  • Deriving and developing operations, maintenance and asset management strategies

Your skills and experiences:


  • Degree qualified in a STEM subject, or equivalent engineering, maintenance, or operational experience
  • An understanding of Asset Management principles
  • Experience working within asset integration, or pre-operations
  • Significant experience in managing complex stakeholder relationships
  • Experience in managing scopes of work to challenging schedules
  • Experience in the production and validation of working level instructions


  • Experience or exposure of project transitions to operations
  • Basic understand of asset management


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 Asset Integration Team:

This is an exciting and early opportunity to join a new team, tasked with integrating significant infrastructure expansion into the business, whilst individually being given the opportunity for professional growth within the function.

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: 12th 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
More information needed
More information needed
More information needed
Work-life balance
More information needed
Role modelling
More information needed
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Working at BAE Systems

Company employees


Office locations

UK-wide - more than 50 locations

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

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