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Autonomous Systems Engineer

Job Details

The Role

What is the role?

As part of our ambitious growth plans, a new and exciting role has been created within our expanding multi-disciplinary Autonomous Systems team.  Our role is ideal for an experienced Systems Architect, Technical Authority or Senior Engineer, who will deliver excellence to our customers across domains in the Defence and Commercial sectors. The role will support a range of internal initiatives and external opportunities. 

Our technical experts lead on complex technical engineering projects, often independently. The team are subject matter experts in one or more aspects of Mission Systems engineering and have a role in winning new business for the team as well as supporting the running and management of the Mission Systems Department.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for candidates that have experience of working in a Systems Architect and / or Technical Authority for autonomous / unmanned systems type role. A large part of this role will be to work and build relationships with customers to provide comprehensive and highly specialised solutions as a key technology partner. You will be required to support strategic growth and development of autonomous/ unmanned technology offerings.

You will have the ability to work closely with the business development function to position and win bidding activity and have a good understanding of the challenges presented by the development of technology around Commercially-Off-The-Shelf computer technology and the use within Military systems;

Experience of systems engineering with the potential for INCOSE accreditation is desirable.

Why work with us?

At BMT, we believe that hiring the best and most diverse talent will help us to introduce new ideas to aid the development and growth of our busy team.

We appreciate the importance of having a solid development structure.  We ensure that our people have access to the training and mentoring that they need to be the best at what they do.  We constantly strive to improve our working environment and provide everyone with the tools and applications they need to do their roles effectively.

As an Employee Benefit Trust, the wellbeing of our team is central to our success so workloads are managed effectively, and we don’t have a work late culture. On top of this we have a host of benefits designed to support our people such as additional holiday purchase, payments for professional fees, private medical cover (after a qualifying period) and a wellbeing fund for gym/sports clubs or non-work related hobbies.

Who are we?    

BMT provides independent technical expertise and consultancy. We offer concept design, asset management, programme management and technology services to customers in the defence, security, transport, energy and infrastructure markets. Our team thrive on tackling the most complex engineering and programme challenges, and are adept at blending capabilities from the entire spectrum of engineering disciplines to deliver enduring and value-adding solutions. As an Employee Benefit Trust, we are genuinely independent and have the freedom to put our people and our customers first.

How to apply?

Does this sound like a role you would be interested in? If so, please apply below.

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