Principal Engineer - Technical Training & Support
Would you like to play a key role in the delivery of training and support across a range of engineering and enterprise toolsets? We currently have a vacancy for a Principal Engineer - Technical Training & Support at our site in Frimley, Surrey.
As a Principal Engineer - Technical Training & Support, you will be responsible for establishing best practice of our toolsets and managing the toolset training needs of the Submarines Complex Systems and Support (CS&S) part of our business. This will include designing training materials, as well as delivering face-to-face and e-learning sessions in the use of our Enterprise toolsets.
This role will provide you with a wide exposure to different stakeholders across the business, including non-engineering functions. You will also have the opportunity to become a subject matter expert in a range of enterprise toolsets.
Your main responsibilities as a Principal Engineer - Technical Training & Support will involve:
Providing in-depth Enterprise Toolset subject matter expertise from a lifecycle management end-to-end perspective
Managing and delivering training for engineering toolsets (including DOORS, SAP and Teamcenter) across CS&S
Developing course content, managing methods of delivery, and providing instructor-led courses, both face-to-face and through e-learning
Acting as SME in the engineering toolsets and providing expertise to business transformation
Deputising for colleagues by supporting training development and delivery for other enterprise toolsets, where required
Occasional travel to other sites within the UK to deliver training courses
Identifying improvements to user processes and toolsets observing lean principles
Solving functional issues with enterprise toolsets and identifying procedural or corrective solutions, as required, to drive and endorse best practice
Your skills and qualifications as a Principal Engineer - Technical Training & Support:
Good working knowledge of the engineering lifecycle from requirements to delivery
Capable of, and willing to teach training courses in the use of Enterprise toolsets to a range of users within the business
Knowledge of Microsoft Office (particularly PowerPoint and Excel)
Knowledge of drawing tools such as Microsoft Visio
Previous experience in a training delivery role
Knowledge of enterprise toolsets such as DOORS, SAP or Teamcenter
What we're looking for in you:
We are looking for you to be able to communicate effectively and confidently at all levels. You must also possess excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to build effective working relationships.
Location: Frimley, Surrey
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries
Complex Systems and Support:
Complex Systems and Support (CS&S) is part of BAE Systems Submarines. We predominantly supply to the UK MoD but with smaller derivative work done in support of international Customers. Our team is responsible for system design, build and/or procurement of the major electronic and mechanical systems on a submarine, as well as provision of test, integration and support services.
Innovation is central to our DNA and has produced the Common Combat System (CCS) to address the customer’s affordability, technology and capability challenges. It is based on commercial off-the-shelf technology (COTS) coupled with bespoke military hardware and software and is being progressively rolled-out into the UK's Submarine flotilla.
We effectively incorporate rapidly evolving, commercial technology, new capabilities and changes coming from the operational environment into long-term build, maintenance and in-service programmes.
As a 'system of systems' integrator we work closely with our Customer, partners and suppliers to develop and provide innovative, intelligent and value for money solutions across all classes of UK Submarine both in build and in service with the Royal Navy, ensuring our submariners always have world-class, safe, capable and available products.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.