Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Configuration Engineers (Filton and Portsmouth)

Start Date: August 2021

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Take your first steps in a career that rewards and evolves continuously. At BAE Systems you’ll be working on exciting, world-leading engineering and business projects from day one. Our graduate scheme will prepare you with the skills you need to navigate challenges that bring others to a standstill. We will help you make the very most of your talents. We place great importance not only on what we do, but how and why we do it. We are passionate, collaborative, and take pride in work that helps our customers and communities. Working for BAE Systems, you’ll go home at the end of each day knowing what you do really makes a difference.

Follow your passion with the following responsibilities

As a Configuration Engineer for working in the Integrated Logistic Support team you will be part of defining the in-service solution for the complete lifecycle of these platforms. You will play a vital role in the Support Configuration Team ensuring the seamless migration of platform data from “Ship Build” to “Ship Support”. Assist in the Collation of all support data including the population and management of support databases. Validate and verify supplier delivered information and liaise with other support disciplines to ensure data alignment, consistency and quality. 

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Configuration Management is an essential function within the programme, providing integrated control and management of all key equipment data. This a central role which will require engagement with multiple stakeholders across multiple locations.

As a minimum requirement you’ll need to have obtained, or be predicted to obtain, a 2.2 in Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering with specific knowledge of Configuration and Software Management.

What we have on offer for you!

Take your first steps in a career that challenges, rewards and evolves. At BAE Systems you’ll be working on exciting, world-leading engineering and business projects from day one. Our graduate scheme will prepare you with the skills you need to navigate challenges that bring others to a standstill. We will help you make the very most of your talents. We place great importance not only on what we do, but how and why we do it. We are passionate, collaborative, and take pride in work that helps our customers and communities. Working for BAE Systems, you’ll go home at the end of each day knowing what you do really makes a difference.

Benefits 

  • Pension contributions
  • Additional private medical insurance
  • Additional income protection
  • Additional life assurance
  • Leisure travel insurance
  • Life assurance for your spouse/partner
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Ability to select/exchange holiday
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Charitable giving
  • Bikes to work
  • Health assessments
  • Dental insurance
  • ‘My Car’ - tax effective car leasing scheme.

Security/Export Control

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/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Working with us

We are an inclusive employer. Recruiting, retaining and inspiring the best people from the widest pool is vitally important to us. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements you may need to support your application.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:2 and above
  • Filton (South Gloucestershire) and Portsmouth (Hampshire)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Aerodynamics
  • Aeronautics
  • Aerospace
  • Avionics
  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Hardware
  • Manufacturing
  • Marine
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics
  • Naval Architecture
  • Product Design
  • Robotics
  • Software
  • Systems
  • Telecommunications
  • Web Development

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