Environmental Domain Lead (Electromagnetic Compatibility)


Job summary

up to £55,000 depending on experience
Aerospace / Avionics, Defence
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job


MBDA is a leading defence organisation. We are proud of the role we play in supporting the Armed Forces who protect our nations. We partner with governments to work together towards a common goal, defending our freedom.

Want to dive into the heart of innovation as an Environmental Domain Lead (Electromagnetic Compatibility) and play a vital role within all land, sea, and air-based weapon-system projects? Keep reading!

Salary: Circa £55,000 (depending on experience)

What we can offer you:

  • Company bonus of up to £2,500 (based on company performance and will vary year to year)
  • Pension of maximum total (employer and employee) contribution of up to 14%
  • Annual salary review
  • Paid overtime
  • Up to 15 days flexi leave
  • 25 days annual leave (plus holiday purchase)
  • Fantastic site facilities, including subsidised meals, free car parking
  • Excellent career progression and development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • We may be able to offer a relocation package for this role

Hybrid working pattern: 2-3 days per week on-sit working

The opportunity:

In this dynamic role, you'll collaborate closely across the business, defining and delivering critical EMC activities. You'll be an integral part of our team, ensuring a coherent Environmental Domain across all stakeholders, and taking ownership of strategies from inception to certification.

As the focal point of all EMC-related activities, you'll mature environmental requirements, develop proving strategies, and engage with stakeholders to ensure the successful delivery of the Environmental Domain. Lead environmental working groups, coordinate strategic activities, and assure the technical integrity of design and performance.

Part of the role will also offer the opportunity for engaging with senior members of the business, and solving environmental engineering challenges head-on. Your influence will extend to the design, manufacturing, and proving of our products, enabling you to broaden your technical skills and experience across MBDA UK's diverse portfolio.

What we're looking for from you:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience
  • Confirmed experience of planning, managing, implementing & delivering strategies.
  • Knowledge of environmental engineering, specifically Electromagnetic Compatibility, within the defence sector or relevant industry
  • Knowledge of EMC environments, and their applicability to different products at different life cycle stages
  • An understanding of environmental test processes, test measurements and instrumentation
  • Awareness of Environmental Engineering Standards and their applicability for Weapon System Development.
  • An innovative mind set to develop methods around requirement definition and weapon system proving

Seize this opportunity to shape the future of environmental engineering and apply now!

Our Business:

We value new perspectives, collaboration, and diversity. We are committed to growing and supporting diversity in our workforce and ensuring everyone has an equal opportunity to reach their potential.

We encourage you to speak to us should you require any advice, support or adjustments throughout our recruitment process.

Follow us on LinkedIn (MBDA), Twitter (@MBDAcareers), Instagram (lifeatMBDA_UK) and Glassdoor or visit our MBDA Careers website for more information.  

Please Note: MBDA UK Limited requires all employees to achieve the required medical and national security clearance for their role. Further restrictions and/or limitations relating to nationality and/or rights to work may also apply. As a minimum and after offer stage, all successful candidates will need to undergo HMG Basic Personnel Security Standard checks (BPSS), which are managed by the MBDA Personnel Security Team.

Due to the nature of our business, this particular vacancy requires the applicant as a minimum to be a British Citizen or a Dual UK national with British citizenship and capable of achieving the clearance levels mentioned above.


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