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BAE Systems • Warton, United Kingdom

Systems Integration Engineer – FCAS Synthetics

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.

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Job Description

Job title: Synthetic Environment Modelling Engineer

Location: Warton / Brough – We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: £45,326+ (Commensurate with skills and experience)

What you’ll be doing:

Working on multiple Future Combat Aircraft System products such as Tempest you will be:

  • Developing the synthetic simulation capability that will be used through the life of the FCAS programme for multiple platforms
  • Developing a range of synthetic capabilities for the FCAS Programme
  • Supporting the integration of vehicle and systems models with the wider FCAS-AP synthetic simulation framework
  • Helping ensure that this framework is closely coupled with FCAS Software development, MBSE activity and the wider digital enterprise
  • Interacting with a number of international partners and customers as well as the specialist engineering teams within BAE Systems
  • As a Lead Engineer, you will be working in an agile manner with other team members to deliver cutting edge capability into the programme

Your skills and experiences:

  • Degree educated in a STEM discipline or HND/HNC with experience working throughout the Engineering Lifecycle
  • Sound knowledge in simulation, software, and engineering
  • Knowledge of aircraft and their systems operation and key performance parameters
  • Familiarity with modelling/virtual reality toolsets
  • Ideally experienced with logical and mathematical based engineering tools (e.g. SysML, Matlab/Simulink, Cameo System Modeller)


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 Systems Integration Team:

A career in Engineering Integration affords a fantastic opportunity to build on your solid engineering experience and to develop your career. Our Systems Technical Management Engineers manage complex engineering projects through all stages in their lifecycle, from concept to delivery.

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: 9th 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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