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: Weapons Integration Engineer

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

Salary: £39,316 – £43,323

What you’ll be doing:

  • Writing requirements for weapon integration, qualification, interface or testing
  • Assessing supplier documents
  • Supporting rig, aircraft ground and flight testing
  • Producing safety assessments and weapon qualification statements
  • Producing weapon qualification statements
  • Meeting with customers and suppliers

Your skills and experiences:


  • A degree in a STEM subject or equivalent relevant experience
  • Aerospace or systems integration engineering competencies
  • Experience in technical report writing


  • An awareness of System Safety processes and Safety Management activities in a Weapons Integration context
  • An understanding of Engineering lifecycle management and system safety


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 Weapons Integration team:

The Weapons Integration Team has the vital task of coordinating, managing, and certifying various types of weapons and targeting pods for installation onto Eurofighter Typhoon, PANAVIA Tornado, Hawk, and F-35 aircraft.

This team collaborates closely with Customers such as the UK Ministry of Defence (FAST and Weapon Project Teams), Suppliers, Eurofighter, PANAVIA, European Partner Companies, and internal stakeholders at BAE Systems.

For individuals passionate about aircraft systems and airborne weapons, this role offers a distinctive chance to gain valuable experience in integration.

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: 26th June 2024



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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Working at BAE Systems

Company employees


Office locations

UK-wide - more than 50 locations

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

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