Technical Consultant

BAE Systems.
11 May 2019
20 May 2019
Job Type
The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutions which protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do creates a safer future.
We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing together great minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.
Key Responsibilities
  • Deploying and integrating enterprise solutions including:
    • Configuration of the software and supporting applications
    • Development of custom extensions, to provide required integrations or functionality
    • Responding to and resolving technical issues
  • Applying and developing leading edge analytical methods, including data mining techniques and social network analysis
  • Supporting client presentations and workshops
  • Delivering high quality work to meet client expectations and project deadlines.
  • Going beyond routine questioning to find the underlying causes of problems or discrepancies to identify problems and develop sound solutions
  • Tracking and reporting development progress to Senior Technical Analyst or Technical Lead
  • Also depending on experience:
    • Setup of supporting middleware;
    • Configuration of J2EE applications;
    • Work on release procedures and source control.

Skills and Experience Required
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree from a recognized university (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Physics, Mathematics or Statistics or closely related field
  • 2 years + professional experience in software development
  • Coding and scripting experience in some of the following:
    • Programming: SAS, Java, or Python (other languages may be considered)
    • Databases: Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, or DB2
    • Linux/Unix and shell scripting
    • Source Control Tools
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience handling, processing, and analyzing large data sources
  • Excellent communication and client-facing skills
  • Willingness to travel when necessary to meet client needs
  • Excellent communication skills

  • Experience in financial services
  • Knowledge of statistics and predictive modelling
  • Testing using continuous integration tools
  • Experience with XSLT, XML, or JavaScript
  • Webapp experience: JBoss, WebSphere, or Tomcat
  • Experience working in environment according to an SDLC delivery framework (Waterfall or Agile)
About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence:
We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes.

Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our business means that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help us fulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust you with responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, variety and support from day one.

We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward you as you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more than just a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where your individual contribution makes a difference every day. Great minds deserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.

Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplace requires an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.

Division Overview: Commercial Solutions
BAE Systems has been in the business of protecting some of the world's most important assets and networks for over 100 years. We apply the same techniques, intelligence and strategy used in defending nations and governments to businesses as well. That's us - Commercial Solutions - a division of BAE Systems that specializes in providing businesses around the globe with the products and services they need to stay protected in today's connected world. We offer a broad portfolio of on premise, managed and cloud-based products and services that are proven to protect our clients against financial crime and persistent cyber attackers.

We aim to be a global industry-leading, cyber and financial crime products business and will do this by leveraging the BAE Systems brand and by delivering higher grade security solutions for our clients.

Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now and be inspired.