Component Systems Engineer

Rochester

Electronic Systems

Operations / Manufacturing

Experienced professionals

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Job Description

Job Title: Component Systems Engineer

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

Salary: £40,000 – £45,000 depending on skills and experience

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Developing the skills and knowledge to become a subject matter expert in our ERP system to support the needs the Manufacturing Engineers in Operations
  • Supporting New Product Introduction and the incorporation of changes by managing the transfer of advanced parts lists, BOMs and ECNs between Engineering and Manufacturing
  • Reviewing and editing component and part settings within the ERP system to ensure the smooth running of Manufacturing Operations
  • Investigating variations between drawings / technical data sheets and delivered parts, particularly for electronic components and consumables
  • Supporting major Digital Transformation programmes across our ERP, MES and PDM systems by developing / defining processes, cleansing data, performing user testing, and providing training
  • Generally supporting activities in the Manufacturing Systems team such as generating custom reports / dashboards, providing governance to cyber security requirements, and integrating advanced manufacturing technologies

Your skills and experiences:

Essential:

  • A desire to learn and an interest in becoming a subject matter expert
  • A good understanding of the relationship between Engineering data, Manufacturing data, data configuration and change control
  • Experience in Manufacturing and working knowledge of Manufacturing Systems (ERP / MES)

Desirable:

  • Experience working with ORACLE ERP and Siemens TeamCenter PDM systems
  • Ability to understand electronic component data sheets
  • Knowledge of RoHS and REACH

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 Manufacturing Systems team:

As a Manufacturing Systems Engineer, you will be pivotal in linking Engineering, Manufacturing, Information Management Technology (IMT) and Operational Technology (OT).  Working closely with stakeholders across Manufacturing you will drive a data driven culture and optimise the user experience across our applications to bring business benefits.  With major IT programmes currently running to upgrade our PDM, MES & ERP systems, now is a great time to develop your career as a key member of the Rochester Manufacturing Systems Engineering team.

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: 2nd August 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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