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Job Description

Job Title: Senior Engineer – Structural Engineering (Shock and Dynamics)

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Brough, Filton, Frimley, Portsmouth, Weymouth or Manchester. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role

Salary: From £39,000 – depending on skills and experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Supporting Principal Engineers with the setting of sub-system requirements to meet whole boat naval shock requirements
  • Supporting management of verification, validation (V&V) and qualification evidence to ensure sub-systems meet shock requirements
  • Developing design justification documentation
  • Supporting and undertaking assessments of structures and equipment subjected to naval shock load cases
  • Providing design guidance at design reviews with respect to naval shock load cases
  • Undertaking peer review checking activities
  • Supporting physical shock test activities

Your skills and experiences:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree (or STEM degree)
  • Knowledge of undertaking structural design calculations (i.e. bolted joints / bending moment / shear stress)
  • Understanding of material strength properties and limits (elastic and plastic properties)

Benefits:

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 Shock and Dynamics team:

You will be joining an enthusiastic team of 10 members and have an opportunity to liaise with a wide range of stakeholders across multiple disciplines. The position will give you a great satisfaction of being a part of the team, playing a significant role in every element of submarine design.

As a Senior Engineer within the Shock and Dynamics department, you will support Principal Engineers with ensuring structures and equipment are verified against naval shock requirements. You will support requirements for sub systems to ensure overall boat requirements are met. You will also support sub-system maturity in relation to naval shock and will provide design guidance to both internal and external stakeholders at design reviews.

We offer relocation support packages across all Submarines roles, subject to meeting eligibility criteria.

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: 30th 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.

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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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Working at BAE Systems

Company employees

90,000+

Office locations

UK-wide - more than 50 locations

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

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