Systems & Platform Engineer


Job summary

BAE Systems
£Open (Depending On Experience)
Systems Design
Aerospace / Avionics
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job title: Systems & Platform Engineer

Location: Warton, Christchurch, Yeovil, Hillend - hybrid depending on business needs

Salary: £54,793 - £60,326 depending on skills and experience

What you will be doing:

  • Planning work using agile process
  • Defining system requirements
  • Developing systems architectures, capabilities, and concept options
  • Ensuring models and architectural artefacts are configured
  • Guiding and influencing a diverse and highly skilled community of specialist engineers and team leaders
  • As a Senior C2I Engineer you will be able to lead a team of experienced engineers
  • Leading delivery of command & control and information across the enterprise

Your skills and experiences:

  • Degree educated in a STEM discipline or equivalent relevant qualifications/experience
  • Experience of aircraft systems
  • Experience in use of one or more of the following frameworks: NAF, MODAF, TOGAF, ArchiMate and SysML
  • Experience with standard architectural modelling tools e.g., Model Based System Engineering (MBSE), Sparx EA, MooD, CAMEO, Capella, Teamcenter
  • Understanding of Requirements process and associated tools, e.g., DOORS, Teamcenter, ArchiMate, TOGAF, Certification


You will receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You will 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 FCAS Command & Control and Information (C2I) engineering team:

A career in Engineering Integration affords a fantastic opportunity to build on your solid engineering experience and to develop your career. Our Engineers participate in design activity on complex engineering projects through all stages in their lifecycle, from concept to delivery.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you will be able to make a real difference. You will be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you will 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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