Senior Engineer – Technical Publications

Barrow-in-Furness

Submarines

Engineering

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Job Description

Job title: Senior Engineer – Technical Publications

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

Salary: Negotiable, Depending on your skills and experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • You will have the responsibility of authoring and maintaining processes and procedures, through analysing multiple sources of technical information and stakeholder engagement and collaboration
  • Assessing complex engineering drawings, engineering requirements and nuclear safety requirements, to author high-quality processes and procedures
  • You will gain exposure in liaising and collaborating with stakeholders, suppliers and subcontractors to clarify technical issues, ensuring that requirements are adequately supported
  • Ensuring that processes and procedures satisfy associated design, safety case, security and health and safety requirements
  • Utilising your knowledge to provide expertise and support during key test events
  • Articulating and presenting procedures to the Stakeholders for assessment and approval and, where required, amend procedures in accordance with feedback

Your skills and experiences:

  • HNC or equivalent qualification or experience within relevant engineering discipline
  • Knowledge of processes, document generation and health and safety legislation in a manufacturing environment
  • Technical author experience and / or technical report writing
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Word
  • The ability to break down contentious / vague information, bringing clarity and meaning for the benefit of the quality of processes and procedures under authorship

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 Team:

Career opportunities within the immediate team hierarchy means that there is potential for individuals to progress to Executive level. The hierarchy of where the team is located in the Test & Commissioning Function also means that you could progress beyond the current team and work across multiple programmes such as Astue, AUKUS, Dreadnought. 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 May 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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