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Naval Architect

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BAE Systems Plc
12 February 2014
12 March 2014
Mark Humes
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Naval Architect - Portsmouth

BAE Systems delivers complex programmes providing the technology, equipment and support solutions that meet the rapidly evolving needs of our domestic and international customers in the defence, aerospace and security sectors. We are at the forefront of technology and innovation. Our efforts bring wider economic benefits contributing to export-led growth and a balanced and resilient economy, as well as providing and supporting hundreds of thousands of jobs distributed throughout the UK.

BAE Systems Maritime Services delivers end to end maritime services and support to over 50 per cent of the Royal Navy's Surface Fleet. Our services range from optimising availability of platforms to equipment and facilities management, training, product development and through life support for radar, torpedoes and small boats. With approx. 3,500 employees a revenue of £650 million and customer and company facilities at five sites we are proud to support the Royal Navy fleet in global operations

We pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

Join us as a Naval Architect and you’ll find we offer a wealth of career options. From Type 45 Destroyers, Type 23 Frigates as well as international projects, historic ships and the future Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carrier, the projects you’ll be involved in will set new standards, and form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come.

Your main responsibilities as a Naval Architect

BAE Systems Maritime Services is responsible for hugely complex and innovative undertakings and we require enthusiastic and talented Naval Architects to join us in our large naval architecture team. Reporting into the Principal Engineering Manageryou will be key to providing a range of naval architecture activities with a strong bias on ‘in-service’ support of MoD and commercial vessels. This is an excellent development opportunity for someone with a keen interest in pursuing a career within naval architecture.

Your skills and qualifications

* Typically degree qualified, likely to be in a Naval Architecture/Marine technology, engineering or science related discipline
* Experience in engineering or a defence or related industry- Desirable.
* We are looking for all levels of experience

This is a full time role and will be based at our offices within the historic Portsmouth Naval Base – Home to almost two-thirds of the Royal Navy’s surface ships and the oldest dry dock in the world.

We offer a competitive Salary. The benefits include, flexible working, competitive holiday allowance, pension, Bupa healthcare, car scheme, share incentive plan, work life integration policy and child care vouchers.

BAE Systems aim to recruit the very best talent and welcomes applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds and with many different skills, experience and perspectives.

Inspiring work, Inspiring People

BAE Systems Plc

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies.