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Senior Systems Engineering Manager

  • Location: Prestwick
  • Salary: £53569 - £62497 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Jonathan Maironis
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 20 June 2024
  • Job Ref: 82438_1715260745

I'm looking for a Senior Systems Engineering Manager to join BAE Systems in Prestwick, South Ayrshire.

This is a hybrid-working role of 3 days per week required on site and you MUST be eligible for security clearance (SC) to be considered for this role.

What you'll be doing:

As a Systems Engineering Manager you will take a leading role interfacing with our customers, understanding their requirements and keeping them involved during product development. The ability to influence a diverse and highly skilled community of engineers, whilst also interfacing with non-engineering functions across the business will be essential. As well as managing a team and senior stakeholders, you will also have the confidence to work closely with other Engineering Leads through the integration life-cycle, proposing, developing, and delivering engineering products and solutions that meet expected standards as well as meeting our customers' needs.

Essential Skills:

  • Degree educated in a STEM discipline or HND/HNC with sound experience of the Engineering Life-Cycle
  • Evidence based experience in an engineering integration environment. (Applicants encouraged from Aerospace, Automotive, Rail and Nuclear Industries)
  • Experience of Model Based Engineering approaches and the supporting methods and toolsets. (Teamcenter PLM, DOORs, CAMEO, MATLAB, ANSYS)
  • Evidence based experience of management responsibilities, managing teams and senior stakeholders
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
  • Good communication skills across all levels of an organisation
  • Self-starter and pro-active but with the ability to work effectively in a team

Desirable Skills:

  • Accreditation to the International Council of Systems Engineering (INCOSE) or equivalent body/institute, is desirable but not essential.

The salary is £54,793 to £62,497 plus an excellent benefits package.

JAM Recruitment Ltd is acting as an employment agent with regards to this position.