Principal Engineer – Support Engineering (Technical Publications – OPDOC)

Barrow-in-Furness

Submarines

Engineering

Experienced professionals

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Job Description

Job title: Principal Engineer – Support Engineering (Technical Publications – OPDOC)

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

Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Creation and delivery of Technical Publications for Submarine operations to enable the end user to support and operate the product
  • Use of sound engineering judgement to interpret and produce technical documentation from engineering data and publishing the output using bespoke toolsets to support the Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) solution
  • Evaluating the impact of engineering change to the current suite of Technical Publications
  • Presentation of draft documentation and supporting information at Technical Reviews and Authorisation Groups
  • Use of applicable toolsets for configuration control of the Technical Publications

Your skills and experiences:

Essential:

  • Comprehensive understanding of the Technical Publications used in the operation of RN Submarines
  • Strong understanding of marine engineering design, operation, systems engineering drawing and specifications processes

Desirable:

  • Understanding of configuration and record management
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Generation of Technical Documentation in support
  • Strong experience of data interrogation and good analytical skills

 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 Dreadnought SOP Team:

You will be joining an experienced team with the responsibility to undertake authoring tasks in the support of the Technical Publications deliverables. The duties of the role are to utilise best practice, professional engineering judgement and operating experience to produce a suite of Technical Publications for use on In-Build and In-Service Submarines. This role will allow you to use your expertise to influence the operation of the Submarine for decades. You will interact with many key stakeholders from Ship staff to systems owners, giving you exposure to the wider BAE organisation.

 

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: 19th 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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